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Prepare for SAP's Five-Year Plan to Fight Back in the Cloud (Q&A)

SAP CEO Bill McDermott took over the German company this summer, inheriting a lumbering giant that once dominated the business of selling the software that companies use to run their operations, but that is now the whipping boy of its rivals. 1,200 more words


Salesforce Falls on Weak Guidance After Q3 Results Beat Expectations

Cloud business software company Salesforce.com reported third-quarter results that beat the expectations of analysts, but its shares fell by more than four percent in after-hours trading after its guidance came in weaker than expected. 292 more words


Apples to Oranges: Comparing Cloud to Premise Deals

Nowadays, the market is abuzz with everything in the cloud. But quite a bit of software is still premise, with installation and maintenance happening at the client site. 226 more words

Cloud / SaaS

Using charm and cheer to promote ideas

New generation hotels need new generation thinkers. One of them is Tanja Baier, a software company manager and a hidden force behind the success of new generation hotels and chains… 1,201 more words

NetSuite Crushes Estimates in Q3

Cloud software company NetSuite just announced that it significantly beat estimates in its third quarter, and its shares are rising in after-hours trading.

Analysts had called for… 140 more words


Working in the clouds

We now all live in an online world. If we want to find something, we google it – when was the last time you looked in the Yellow Pages? 383 more words


Microsoft partners with Dell for cloud hardware & software

SAN FRANCISCO — Microsoft wants to do big cloud business in its own facilities, but it also wants to be in companies’ existing data centers. Today at the Microsoft Cloud Briefing event, the company pulled the trigger on a “cloud platform system” in partnership with Dell. 53 more words