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Pivotal bets on Black for Internet of things platform

A month ago Benjamin Black, one of the creators of Amazon’s Elastic Compute Cloud, joined Pivotal, adding to the ranks of big-name cloud computing stars… 851 more words


Mort Rosenthal, pioneer of enterprise software sales, passes away

If many people working in business technology today don’t know Mort Rosenthal’s name, they probably should. Rosenthal founded a company called Corporate Software in 1983, and with it, a brand-new way for companies to purchase software from multiple vendors with one point of support and service for those brands. 464 more words


Oracle Q3 Meets Estimates as It Weathers Currency Effects

Shares of software giant Oracle are rising in after-hours trading following the company’s Q3 earnings report, which came in more or less in line with the estimates of analysts. 735 more words


Can Oracle Deliver Another Earnings Surprise?

Business software giant Oracle reports fiscal Q3 earnings today after the markets close, and investors are wondering if it can deliver another positive surprise the way it… 265 more words


SAP CEO McDermott Walks a Fine Line on NSA Allegations

American tech companies have come under deeper public scrutiny ever since Edward Snowden released documents suggesting U.S. spy agencies, including the National Security Agency, may have direct access to citizens’ data. 892 more words


Box share price plummets as company reports growing revenue, losses

You’ve got to feel for Nero.

The Roman emperor is best known for fiddling as the Eternal City burned, even though fiddles didn’t exist in Rome in 64 A.D. 674 more words


Zuora raises another $115 million to target ‘subscription economy’

One financial metric discussed liberally by cloud software companies is the recurring revenue driven by subscriptions.

Slowly, but surely that model is permeating other industries, especially when it comes to selling services. 363 more words