• December 21, 2005 21 Dec'05

    Seven toys for online retailers in '06

    Just in time for the holidays, seven technologies you need to have on your list, courtesy of Forrester Research.

  • December 15, 2005 15 Dec'05

    SAP aims at ISVs with on-demand model

    SAP is planning on-demand products for customers in 2006, but its first foray could be aimed at independent software vendors.

  • December 13, 2005 13 Dec'05

    Nucleus names the tops in BI

    A new study offers real-world answers to tough BI questions, such as which vendor's suite delivers the most ROI, what drives end-user adoption and Microsoft's impact on the market?

  • December 01, 2005 01 Dec'05

    Tech giants get behind new SOA programming model

    Oracle, SAP, Siebel and others are behind a new SOA model combining Service Component Architecture and Service Data Objects to simplify the development of next-generation services.

  • November 30, 2005 30 Nov'05

    Microsoft gearing up for Web services

    With Google in its crosshairs, Microsoft looks to capitalize on subscription and ad revenues as the pendulum swings back to delivering software as a service.

  • November 29, 2005 29 Nov'05

    LegalMatch gets new lease with Siebel CRM

    The Internet startup LegalMatch gave itself a makeover with a new CRM system that has clients feeling the love.

  • November 23, 2005 23 Nov'05

    SAP acquires retail software vendor

    SAP plans to acquire Khimetrics Inc., a retail software vendor with expertise in profitability forecasts and pricing strategies.

  • November 22, 2005 22 Nov'05

    XO gives a CDI initiative the kiss of success

    When XO Communications needed a better way to correlate customer data across disparate systems, it started with the basics and saw results in just a few months.

  • November 17, 2005 17 Nov'05

    SAP exec: On-demand model needs tweaking

    As, Siebel and others offer their software through an on-demand model, SAP plans to take a broader approach.

  • November 16, 2005 16 Nov'05

    Vendors ranked on license flexibility, simplicity

    A recent Forrester report has ranked several of the top vendors by how flexible and how simple their licensing policies are.

  • November 09, 2005 09 Nov'05

    Is the time right for open source BI?

    While both commercial BI vendors and the open source community are preaching the merits of open source BI, analysts say that it remains in an early adopter stage.

  • November 07, 2005 07 Nov'05

    SugarCRM CEO: Thank you, Larry Ellison

    The CEO of open source software maker SugarCRM has a message for Oracle Corp.'s Larry Ellison.

  • November 02, 2005 02 Nov'05

    Small biz Office service might have enterprise appeal with dark results

    Microsoft released a Web-based version of Office as a service for small business, but enterprise users may find it a faster way to get new version of Office applications.

  • November 02, 2005 02 Nov'05

    Column: Oracle vs. SAP: The Siebel Factor

    The sudden uptick in big deals reported by Siebel made Oracle look good, but it's unlikely a Siebel acquisition will alter the competition between SAP and Oracle.

  • November 01, 2005 01 Nov'05

    IBM finds match in search company

    With its purchase of iPhrase, IBM is rapidly rounding out its unstructured information technology portfolio.