A knee jerk reaction to SAPPHIRE Now 2014 might concentrate upon the lack of content. That would be a mistake.
SAP has announced that Fiori and Personas will be included in existing SAP licences and maintenance, bowing to customer pressure.
Microsoft and Salesforce.com have announced they are now the new best of frenemies, so customers like Bernard should no longer be fought over by the former CRM arch-rivals.
Soundings among colleagues and others suggests that simplification will be the principle message at SAPPHIRENow 2014. How easy will it be to deliver?
Workday surprised the market with growth of 74% when analysts were expecting something more in the 62% range. The company is clearly on a roll but being cautious, is maintaining past predictions of revenue in the $730-750 million range for the full year.
A much-needed UI makeover is part of a bigger refresh by cloud ERP vendor NetSuite as it gears up to compete in new markets
It's been a long time coming but Aneel Bhusri now gets to run Workday himself. A good move.
Zach Nelson took the stage at SuiteWorld today to deliver his (delayed) keynote address
New research from Forrester shows SaaS has leapt across the chasm and is now rapidly being adopted for core systems of record including ERP
Bill McDermott, co-CEO SAP talks about the latest transition at the company.