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Workday fires on all cylinders in Q1 This article is sponsored by:

Workday has released its Q1 fiscal 2014 results (see pro forma above.) Those results exceeded consensus expectations and the company is now raising its full years guidance. I like what I see in these results.

Aneel Bhusri, Workday

SaaS adoption locks onto hockey stick This article is sponsored by:

Incumbent enterprise application vendors look out: research conversations with IT buyers suggests the pace of SaaS adoption is set to accelerate dramatically over the next few years, rising beyond 50 percent of total spending.

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Intuit Q3 earnings show resilience This article is sponsored by:

As a dominant player, Intuit is a great barometer of the US SME market. Its earnings release for Q3 fiscal 2013 suggest that its slow switch to subscription services is holding up. That is despite the fact it pre warned the market in April that it was shaving a full 225 basis points from its revenue estimates, largely due to a significant softening in its Turbo Tax business.

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On Machiavelli, SAP and Fiori This article is sponsored by:

The launch of SAP Fiori set off plenty of chatter in blogs and Twitter. There was a lot of confusion and discussion around pricing topics. As always with SAP, life is never that simple. There's a lot to understand.

SAPPHIRE 2011, Orlando, USA

Nike's world class service This article is sponsored by:

World class service often appears to be a myth. Yet some companies are getting it right, leveraging digital channels and benefitting accordingly. More important, customers are the recipients of a consistent and pleasant service. Nike is in that class.


Email is not dying This article is sponsored by:

There's many a rumor that email is dead. Nothing could be further from the truth. But is there a good way to collaborate with team members while not sacrificing the utility of email? Right now that seems much harder than it looks.

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Serving up fresh analytics every day This article is sponsored by:

Enterprise analytics is a fast-growing market, as users demand up-to-the-minute data presented visually in context. But in their rush to consume fresh daily data, they may overlook the need for proper preparation of the data before serving.

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