You wake up one morning and a disruptive startup has suddenly cut a swathe through your core market, and you realise your business does not have the skills, the expertise or the applications to fight back. Time to climb on the low-code bandwagon?
A cloud ERP vendor is only as strong as its channel. Sage Intacct's channel started small, but it's not small anymore. At the ten year mark, I asked Sage Intacct's Taylor Macdonald about the keys to their channel success - and the obstacles along the way.
For stable, lasting education reform we need to think globally and act locally, writes Zoho's Raju Vagesna
A frank discussion on the power and pitfalls of enterprise communities - with Tim Rodman of AUG, an Acumatica user group
Enterprise communities are a potent competitive advantage - and one of the trickiest investments to unravel. I had the chance to dig into the subject when Tim Rodman, Manager of the independent Acumatica User Group (AUG), put me in the podcast hot seat. Highlights follow.
Paul Smith was previously Salesforce’s UK General Manager, but is now working to help take ServiceNow from $4bn to $10bn in revenues.
Putting large-scale virtual events to the interactivity test - my dive into SaaS and Industry 4.0 speed networking with Hopin
I issued a challenge for event platforms: give me unfettered access to your large scale events. I'll judge how interactive your platform really is. Hopin took me up on it. Here's an illustrated review of two events, with more unscripted encounters than I've had at any others.
CEOs on surviving the pandemic - will long-term optimism prevail over economic concerns and business disruption?
CEOs have had a crash course in unprecedented circumstances this spring. So where do we go from here? West Monroe provided diginomica with a look behind their recent CEO survey - and fielded my questions on why CEO concern levels have increased.
Developers know the power of 'Shift Left' - moving resources closer to users. Pat Phelan and Renee Wells of Rimini Street explain how to apply it in tech support
A big name in the tech world, O’Reilly has consistently put forward interesting ideas about the role of technology in industry and society. He sees COVID-19 as an opportunity to create real change.
Cloud-based call center vendor Five9 put in a new FinancialForce PSA system last year and calculates it saved 20,000 hours and lifted revenue by $3 million
Employee mental health - why COVID-19’s lasting impact on tech worker wellbeing is a fresh employer duty of care
The COVID-19 crisis has led to a sharp rise in mental health issues among tech workers and experts warn that the impacts are likely to last far longer than the pandemic itself unless tackled correctly.
From cloud ERP to finance as a service - how Consero Global is taking business process outsourcing to another level with Sage Intacct
I'm always up for a cloud ERP micro-vertical story. Sage Intacct approached me with a good one - a private equity scenario. Here's what I learned from Sage Intacct partner Consero Global, and their customer BV Investment Partners.