Business automation robotics and business process management

  • July 17, 2007 17 Jul'07

    Business process decisions require executive involvement, not just support

    Business process success depends on much more than just technology. In his latest column, James Champy explains why CIOs need to ensure executives are actively involved when it comes to business process decisions.

  • July 03, 2007 03 Jul'07

    BPM takes root, but still an adjustment for many

    Experts agree that business process management (BPM) is a good practice, but say it can be tough to make happen if the people within your organization are more data-focused than process-focused.

  • April 24, 2007 24 Apr'07

    Google targets MS Office users with PowerPoint-like app

    Google Inc. has added a PowerPoint alternative to its suite of Web-based office productivity tools. Will SMBs toss out Microsoft Office?

  • March 27, 2007 27 Mar'07

    Web 2.0: CIOs want it their way

    A new study found CIOs want Web 2.0 technology, but they're a little insecure about getting it from emerging specialized vendors.

  • March 01, 2007 01 Mar'07

    BPM mind shift drives innovation

    Great innovation often fails because of poor execution. But experts say BPM may be the key to staying the course.

  • February 28, 2007 28 Feb'07

    A business performance management primer

    Call it BPM, corporate performance management or enterprise performance management. Whatever the name, it's a technology strategy every CIO should be using.

  • February 14, 2007 14 Feb'07

    Ten clues that your Web site is dead

    Does your Web site have a pulse? If it doesn't, your business is probably fading fast, too. There are ways to revive it, but you've got to know the signs.

  • January 04, 2007 04 Jan'07

    Security, disaster recovery top SMB predictions for 2007

    What's in store for SMBs over the next year? Analysts weigh in with their thoughts on how security, disaster recovery, application availability and more will affect SMBs in 2007.

  • October 05, 2006 05 Oct'06

    IBM rallies behind SOA technology

    Big Blue executives announce new services fabric and SOA registry/repository for WebSphere, along with new BPM offerings.

  • September 28, 2006 28 Sep'06

    SOA and BPM: A mutually beneficial partnership

    SOA and BPM offer similar benefits to an IT organization -- streamlined processes, quicker response to changing business requirements and increased return on investment. So how can these two work in harmony to achieve additional benefits for an IT ...

  • August 30, 2006 30 Aug'06

    Microsoft looks into alleged Internet Explorer flaw

    A research group claims attackers could launch malicious code using a flaw in the way Internet Explorer instantiates certain COM objects' ActiveX controls.

  • August 11, 2006 11 Aug'06

    IBM will acquire FileNet, merge enterprise content management, BPM

    Big Blue will get deeper into enterprise content management with its latest acquisition.

  • July 31, 2006 31 Jul'06

    Mozilla releases critical security updates

    The open source group has issued new versions of Firefox, Thunderbird and SeaMonkey to fix 13 software security flaws, eight of which have been deemed critical.

  • July 25, 2006 25 Jul'06

    Plug-ins boost open source systems management

    OpenQRM systems management project was given plug-in support for Xen and VMware this week, signaling a convergence between virtual deployments and systems management applications.

  • July 19, 2006 19 Jul'06

    Web applications caught in a storm of attacks, report finds

    A new survey shows not only how attackers are pummeling Web applications using bots, Google and other tools, but also why targeted attacks are getting tougher to trace.