CRM industry news

  • July 11, 2006 11 Jul'06

    Microsoft to go Live with on-demand CRM

    Microsoft will make its CRM product available on demand, company officials announced today.

  • July 10, 2006 10 Jul'06

    SAP buys Praxis, builds out e-commerce, CRM

    SAP is filling a gap in its Business One software for small businesses by adding e-commerce capabilities for Web-based sales.

  • June 29, 2006 29 Jun'06

    Microsoft reshuffles CRM, BI

    Restructuring continued in Redmond, as Microsoft said it is bringing its CRM development team under the Office group.

  • June 27, 2006 27 Jun'06

    NetSuite to sell on-demand CRM, ERP at CompUSA

    A new arrangement will bring on-demand software to the retail sector as both CompUSA and NetSuite target SMBs.

  • June 27, 2006 27 Jun'06

    Oracle buys Portal, beats Street

    Oracle has finalized the purchase of Portal Software and posted its earnings for the last financial quarter.

  • June 26, 2006 26 Jun'06 reaches into the PRM market

    With the release of Partnerforce, is adding to its CRM offerings with a tool to manage relationships with channel partners and resellers.

  • June 21, 2006 21 Jun'06

    CRM jobs in demand in tight market

    CIOs are hiring, but for very specific purposes -- and according to a new survey, it's likely they'll have to up the ante in order to get the very best talent.

  • June 20, 2006 20 Jun'06

    What will be Bill Gates' IT legacy?

    High-tech executives have differing opinions on how the Microsoft icon will be remembered in terms of his contribution to IT.

  • June 20, 2006 20 Jun'06

    CDC makes new move at CRM with higher Onyx offer

    CDC is once again making a play for Onyx Corp., increasing its earlier bid now that Onyx has announced plans to go private.

  • June 14, 2006 14 Jun'06

    Driving ROI with dashboards

    Eastern Mountain Sports CIO Jeff Neville says smart dashboards can lead to positive ROI and happy CEOs.

  • June 06, 2006 06 Jun'06

    Onyx to be acquired by private firm

    Onyx has entered an agreement to be bought by M2M Holdings, further consolidating CRM's midmarket.

  • June 01, 2006 01 Jun'06

    SAP to add enterprise search with Project Argo

    The beta release of Argo, SAP's enterprise search capabilities in NetWeaver will be extended to various search channels, including desktop widgets, browsers and mobile devices.

  • May 24, 2006 24 May'06

    SugarCRM CEO Roberts: On Microsoft and open source CRM

    SugarCRM has taken on proprietary vendors with much success. Now CEO John Roberts believes the old guard systems are set to be surpassed permanently by open source.

  • May 15, 2006 15 May'06

    Infor to combine with SSA Global

    The combination of the two companies will create the world's third-largest business application vendor.

  • May 11, 2006 11 May'06

    Real Time CRM winners named by ISM

    ISM has added a new award, honoring CRM software vendors that have done the most to enable real-time functionality.