Articles By Chris Kanaracrus

Google, Salesforce.com partner on business apps

Google, Salesforce.com partner on business apps

Salesforce.com has integrated Google's online productivity applications with its on-demand CRM (customer relationship management) offerings, the companies announced Monday. The...

April 14th, 2008 Chris Kanaracrus
BMC to acquire BladeLogic for US$800 million

BMC to acquire BladeLogic for US$800 million

BMC Software said Monday that it intends to purchase BladeLogic, a maker of data center automation software, for US$28 per...

March 16th, 2008 Chris Kanaracrus
Forrester foresees end of big software buyouts

Forrester foresees end of big software buyouts

A new report from Forrester Research declares that the wave of mega-acquisitions in the software industry is over for now,...

January 30th, 2008 Chris Kanaracrus
Microsoft promises results with Search Server

Microsoft promises results with Search Server

At a time when the enterprise search market in question is "at a tipping point," according to one executive, Microsoft...

November 5th, 2007 Chris Kanaracrus
Oracle says bye-bye to failed BEA takeover bid

Oracle says bye-bye to failed BEA takeover bid

Oracle's plan to acquire middleware specialist BEA Systems came to a premature end on Sunday when a 5 p.m. Pacific...

October 28th, 2007 Chris Kanaracrus