Enterprise business applications
- October 21, 2010
Remember when Microsoft’s marketing machine could make up a word like goodness to describe a new software feature, and people would eat it up like, well, chocolate? The ooohs and aaahs at shows -- ...
- September 30, 2010
Whether you call it email hosting services, cloud or SaaS email, or just plain email hosting, there are capabilities that you will need to have in place before offloading email. This month, our ...
- September 15, 2010
As CIOs wait for public-cloud offerings to mature, they look to offshore providers for services that confer competitive advantage. First up: a two-tier ERP or hub-and-spoke model.
- August 24, 2010
If you read Linda Tucci's recent story on the efforts of Tasty Baking Co. to find a workable solution for trade promotion management, you may have been struck, as I was, about why TPM can be such a ...
- August 19, 2010
Cyber insurance should be standard for cloud computing vendors, experts say, but some providers fail to obtain it. Customers of cloud service providers need to share the risk.
- August 11, 2010
Every once in a while I like to check out what Microsoft admins are downloading these days. I sometimes do a search on Google, but to get a feel for the work being done in Microsoft shops, I always ...
- June 09, 2010
Cloud collaboration tools were the start of the USGA's cloud migration strategy -- bringing cost savings, business continuity and customizable CRM to the association.
- June 04, 2010
AT&T's announcement this week that it's moving iPhone data plans to a tiered system is an interesting one. CIOs charged with enterprise resource planning management, especially with regard to ...
- May 13, 2010
Before the dust settles from an erupting volcano in Iceland, business continuity managers need to take a close look at their business continuity plans, starting with their supply chain.
- May 11, 2010
As the country emerges from the Great Recession, IT budgets are slowly peeking out at spending opportunities. Tops on the list: projects that got put on hold.
- May 05, 2010
Social media management policies have two goals: To mitigate potential business risks and to promote business benefits via acceptable use. Learn how to find your social balance.
- April 06, 2010
Standards groups are developing cloud interoperability, portability and security standards in an attempt to ease the switch from one cloud provider to another.
- March 16, 2010
In the second article in a periodic series on innovation strategies, Amtrak's CIO talks about his approach to large- and small-scale business and IT transformation.
- January 06, 2010
SaaS CRM helps a national broker/dealer woo financial advisers away from competitors by creating a single-sign on experience.
- December 09, 2009
This "lift and shift" migration from 700 MIPS to Windows paid for itself and future enhancements out of operational savings. Experts weigh in on best practices.