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On Apple's Enterprisey Focus–They Just Might Be The Enterprise Software Outlier
Apple isn't really known as an enterprise vendor, but rather as a consumer one that people like to use in an enterprise setting. Apple traditionally hasn't set itself up well to sell into enterprise – they don't follow the technology enterprise norms …
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3 ways to minimize enterprise software selection risk
Enterprise software selections contain hundreds or thousands of requirements. The most practical way to handle such large numbers of requirements is to use an evaluation system. The output is a deterministic data driven decision, typically ranking …
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CONTACT CENTERS BMC Debuts Remedy 9 for 'People-Centered' IT
It's important to provide IT services that are as quick and easy to deploy as are, say, an Android phone app or an Amazon service, said Young, who focuses on end-point devices, IT service management and client virtualization software · Relevant …
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Ignition raises $200 million venture fund in pursuit of top enterprise

Ignition raises 0 million venture fund in pursuit of top enterprise
The Bellevue venture capital firm — an early-stage backer of companies such as Chef, Cloudera and Couchbase — today is announcing a $ 200 million fund to focus on a new class of enterprise software startups. It marks the sixth fund for the firm, which …
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Lexmark completes acquisition of Kofax, announces Enterprise Software
Lexmark International, Inc. today announced that it has closed on its acquisition of Kofax Limited. Lexmark acquired Kofax in a cash transaction for $ 11.00 per share, for a total enterprise value of approximately $ 1 billion. This acquisition will …
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SirionLabs Named Among 20 Most Promising Enterprise Software Providers
TROY, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SirionLabs, a pioneering enterprise SaaS provider focusing on post-signature management of complex services, today announced that it has been featured in SiliconIndia magazine's May edition dedicated to the “20 Most …
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ENTERPRISE SOFTWARE BMC Debuts Remedy 9 for 'People-Centered' IT
Remedy Service Management 9.0, the new IT service management (ITSM) platform from BMC, is designed to provide both IT managers and end users with a more intuitive, consumer-type experience. BMC announced the release of the new platform, which it …
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Using process to eliminate bias when selecting enterprise software

Using process to eliminate bias when selecting enterprise software
So the judge decides, and the accused is sentenced. That wouldn't be due process, would it? If this process is shocking in a courtroom, why is it acceptable when selecting enterprise software? Substitute the prosecutor above for an aggressive and slick …
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DARPA Turns To Games To Hunt Software Bugs
The goal is to greatly increase the number of people participating in formal verification, the process by which software is rigorously analyzed to look for potential exploits, according to DARPA. Although much of the heavy lifting required by the …
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How to avoid common enterprise software selection risks
Organizations always seek a return on enterprise software investments. All too often, that planned ROI doesn't materialize because the best-fit software is not selected. This article examines the more common software selection risks, along with …
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New Phase for Cloud Computing Seen in Silicon Valley

New Phase for Cloud Computing Seen in Silicon Valley
Cloud computing has established legitimacy in Silicon Valley, but now it appears to be headed for dominance. Workday presented more strong growth [last] Tuesday, after EMC committed $ 1.2 billion to buy a cloud-focused company. And with software …
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8 Cloud Computing Books Worth Reading On Cloudy Summer Days
With the summer season rapidly descending upon those in the northern hemisphere, it's time to kick it down a notch and engage in some less stressful pursuits than running a business — namely, reading up on cloud computing. Let's face it, there will be …
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