The annual PowerPlex customer event is now an established fixture on the analyst circuit. It was a great show but there are plenty of questions to answer as the company scales up.
SAP wants to “unleash” its will on the CRM market (and Salesforce.com) – like Russell Crowe unleashing hell in Gladiator perhaps? – through its hybris acquisition. But clearly there are the implications for the ecommerce market and the likes of rivals such as NetSuite. The war in heaven is hotting up again.
Well – I got that wrong. Contrary to what I thought, the NetSuite SuiteWorld opening keynote and surrounding executive presentations did not center on retail. Instead, the company chose to walk us through the four big elements of the company’s focus: the suite, customizations, omni-commerce and suite for industries.