Articles By Ephraim Schwartz

Business Objects, Cognos strengthen offerings

Business Objects, Cognos strengthen offerings

As demand for standardized business information (BI) tools grows, vendors are rushing to build or buy technology to strengthen their...

July 24th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
SSA acquires Baan

SSA acquires Baan

Consolidation in the enterprise application space appears to be picking up a full head of steam as SSA Global Technologies...

July 22nd, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Say you want an evolution

Say you want an evolution

As the economy continues in its slump, there are economic forces at work that will change the way we use...

July 21st, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Microsoft pitches voice spec

Microsoft pitches voice spec

Microsoft Corp. has welcomed a new addition to its server family: the Speech Server.Running on Windows Server 2003, the first...

July 15th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Is BAM a scam or a score?

Is BAM a scam or a score?

You have to give credit to Gartner Inc. It continually coins phrases that capture the attention and often the imagination...

July 8th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Salesforce.com, Oracle drive CRM upgrades

Salesforce.com, Oracle drive CRM upgrades

Salesforce.com Inc. and Oracle Corp. this week will unveil major upgrades to their respective CRM product offerings, illustrating markedly divergent...

June 23rd, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Old enterprise application silos demolished

Old enterprise application silos demolished

"No question that this is something that should have been around from the beginning of ERP, but now we have...

June 2nd, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
MS entry into CRM shifts the market landscape

MS entry into CRM shifts the market landscape

Say what you will about Big Red, but when Microsoft Corp. sneezes, everyone else still catches a cold.Can you name...

May 20th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
New wireless spec goes the distance

New wireless spec goes the distance

The high-tech industry may pride itself on innovation, but it's standardization that drives corporate adoption. This truism, however paradoxical, is...

May 16th, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz
Happy birthday, Mr. Cell Phone

Happy birthday, Mr. Cell Phone

April marked the 30th anniversary of the cell phone's invention. InfoWorld U.S. writer Ephraim Schwartz spoke with Marty Cooper -...

May 1st, 2003 Ephraim Schwartz