In this edition: the Deloitte breach fallout begins, while Oracle and SAP up their games for conference season. Plus: stop AI-washing. Your whiffs include privacy self-breaches and corporate fight songs.
Is AI good news for developers? Topcoder thinks so - and they have the feedback of a million-plus developers. But there's a skills transitions ahead - and new options for companies as well.
With SAP TechEd season almost upon us, it's a good time to pose the questions SAP needs to answer. I also have views from SAP's Robert Enslin on SCP and integration - and a fresh S/4HANA podcast.
During his Controlling 2017 keynote, Alta Via's Jeff Klabish breathed new life into change management by tying it into the urgency of disruption and global instability.
This week - debating K-waves and disruption vs incrementalism. Apple's AI and Town Square ambitions get a workover - your whiffs include Twitter gurus from hell.
When it takes a month to get a headcount, your HR systems have to change. Here's how Tecnológico de Monterrey is doing it - with SuccessFactors and a visionary approach to training.
It's time to hand out some awards of dubious quality. This time, the winners are the AI hypoholics, who gleefully blast us with hyperbole, unaware that their moment of reckoning has arrived.
Turns out modern ERP plays a key role in digital change after all. At the Acumatica R2 launch event, fresh customer stories showed what a journey to modern ERP looks like.
In this edition - is video crushing text content? Are companies over-investing in Twitter for content marketing? And: what we can learn from Netflix's recommendation algo.
This week: The industrial robot versus decentralized work futures. Also, Equifax as the symptom of an even bigger problem. Your whiffs include Epipen running out of PR ink, and jobsworths screwing up.
The alarming Equifax breach has inflamed the news cycle. In my back and forth with a frustrated cybersecurity expert, we hashed out what individuals - and companies - can do to change enterprise data security.
These FinancialForce use case videos remind us why automating the back office is only one cloud ERP benefit. Done properly, data visibility can help blur the lines between the transactional and the strategic.
This week: are conversational apps are more disruptive than we think? And can design thinking robot-proof our careers? Whiffs include cheap shots at Microsoft - and overpriced juicers.