SAP StreamWork integrates with Novell, RIM, Google

SAP AG released the enterprise edition of its collaborative business process management software StreamWork on Monday with new partnerships that should help address IT department pain points: better integration with apps behind the firewall

Published on: December 6th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Oracle to buy SSO vendor Passlogix

Oracle Corp. plans to buy enterprise single sign-on technology vendor Passlogix, a move that will boost its portfolio of security offerings. Terms of the deal, which is expected to close this year, were

Published on: October 5th, 2010 Chris Kanaracrus

Symantec releases de-duplication appliance

Symantec Corp. on Tuesday announced a new de-duplication appliance based on its existing software product. It also announced a cloud storage service for NetBackup and Backup Exec customers.The company also announced a new

Published on: September 13th, 2010 Lucas Mearian

CIOs must develop world-class M&A capabilities

Merger and acquisition (M&A) activity is back on the agenda to rise again - particularly strategic M&As where a company buys and integrates another - and CIOs are playing an increasingly crucial role

Published on: July 13th, 2010 Georgina Swan integration added to eBridge arsenal

Burlington, Ont.-based eBridge Software is adding the ability for shops to easily extract data into its Web-based eBridge ePortal. The company, which officially made the announcement earlier this month, said the integration application will

Published on: June 30th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

Perfect Purchase Cycle: Unified Communications

During the economic downturn, many organizations held onto their old technology as long as they could. But now, aside from facing regulatory and internal audit requirements, employees are overloaded. They don't want disparate

Published on: May 27th, 2010 Vawn Himmelsbach

Mixed reactions to new Hotmail

Microsoft Corp. is totally revamping its Hotmail e-mail service this summer in an effort to curtail the popularity of Google Inc.’s Gmail client. The update will allow users to send 50 MB attachments — up to

Published on: May 19th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo


For those enterprises trying to figure out whether cloud computing is worth the effort, one industry expert said the cloud just might be the next big paradigm, as was the emergence of the

Published on: April 7th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

IT looks to merge Web content with other apps: Report

Web content management continues to be a priority for IT shops as enterprises look to integrate WCM with other business applications, according to a new Forrester Research Inc. report. The research firm surveyed 225 IT

Published on: April 6th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo