Brian Sommer

Brian Sommer is one of the titans of the technology services arena with more than 25 years experience in the field, 10 of which were served as the most senior director of Andersen Consulting's (now Accenture's) global Software Intelligence unit.

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Kronos

Kronos – what you might not have known

A recent analyst day at HCM leader Kronos was highly informative. Analysts had access to numerous Kronos executives and customers in a detailed update session. If your only exposure to Kronos has been via its time clock technology, you’re well overdue for an update.

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OSV - when bots meet Workday

Workday partner OneSource Virtual provided an analyst update meeting last week with a number of updates regarding their new robotics technology, the company’s growth rate of late and other factors.

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Change and new tech at SYSPRO

A recent analyst event from South African-headquartered ERP vendor SYSPRO was full of change: new leadership, faster growth initiatives and an update on the company’s SYSPRO Release 8.   

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Ultimately Ultimate goes private - what next?

Ultimate Software will go private after all. The go-shop period has now passed and the deal can proceed. The debt load that Ultimate will get as a result of this deal is certainly material. How will this work out for employees, customers, etc.?