Articles By Ephraim Schwartz

Social networking targets the enterprise

Social networking targets the enterprise

Leveraging advances in communication and integration, a new kind of application — corporate social networking — is being folded into...

December 15th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Wi-Fi buyer beware

Wi-Fi buyer beware

Wi-Fi technology is steadily expanding: IEEE 802.11a and 802.11g are now firmly entrenched alongside 802.11b, and (Wi-Fi Protected Access) (WPA)...

December 11th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Salesforce.com raises hosted CRM stakes

Salesforce.com raises hosted CRM stakes

Ratcheting up its customization capabilities, Salesforce.com will use its inaugural Dreamforce User & Developer Conference this week to launch the...

November 10th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
WLNP conveniences are hassles for wireless users

WLNP conveniences are hassles for wireless users

Mobile carriers in the U.S. have made some dire predictions about how wireless local number portability will affect their bottom...

November 7th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Don’t fence me in

Don’t fence me in

Technology can do a lot of amazing things, but it also can be overused and abused. This is very evident...

October 27th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Siebel loses US$59.3 million, acquires two companies

Siebel loses US$59.3 million, acquires two companies

Siebel Systems Inc. released its third quarter financial results on Wednesday and announced the acquisition of UpShot Corp., an online...

October 16th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Siebel introduces BI to broader audience

Siebel introduces BI to broader audience

Siebel Systems Inc. formally launched Siebel Customer Analytic Applications 7.7 and Siebel Enterprise Analytic Platform 7.7 this week at its...

October 10th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Cognos, Business Objects unveil BI tools

Cognos, Business Objects unveil BI tools

Cognos Inc. and Business Objects SA have unveiled new BI products. Cognos introduced ReportNet, a query and reporting engine designed...

September 15th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
IP Wireless to launch portable hot spots

IP Wireless to launch portable hot spots

IP Wireless Inc., a manufacturer of wireless wide area network (WAN) modems, announced this week a partnership with Possio AB,...

September 4th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Shifting IT budgets

Shifting IT budgets

Most companies are late into the budgeting cycle with about 90 percent of the budget allocated and locked in. But...

August 25th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz