Articles By Stacy Cowley

SAP launches long-awaited on-demand CRM

SAP launches long-awaited on-demand CRM

SAP AG made its long-awaited dive into the hosted, subscription CRM (customer relationship management) "on demand" market on Thursday, launching...

February 2nd, 2006 Stacy Cowley
Salesforce.com crashes again

Salesforce.com crashes again

Salesforce.com Inc.'s hosted CRM (customer relationship management) service had a widespread outage on Monday, the second time in recent weeks...

January 31st, 2006 Stacy Cowley
Hearing to block Blackberry set for Feb 24

Hearing to block Blackberry set for Feb 24

The federal judge presiding over NTP Inc.'s long-running patent dispute with Research In Motion Ltd. (RIM) has scheduled a Feb....

January 26th, 2006 Stacy Cowley
Salesforce.com goes live with AppExchange

Salesforce.com goes live with AppExchange

Salesforce.com Inc. went live this week with a heavily publicized major update, adding a new platform called AppExchange for easily...

January 17th, 2006 Stacy Cowley
IBM deepens Alphablox integration with WebSphere

IBM deepens Alphablox integration with WebSphere

IBM Corp. shipped the latest version of its Alphablox analytics software last week, adding deeper integration support for linking the...

December 19th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
Salesforce.com offers developers a sandbox

Salesforce.com offers developers a sandbox

Salesforce.com Inc. is giving its customers an oft-requested new toy: a sandbox. Salesforce.com's forthcoming next version, Winter '06, will introduce...

December 12th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
On-demand spells ‘end of software’

On-demand spells ‘end of software’

If CRM vendor Saleforce.com Inc. has its way, client-server-based applications will be diminished, as on-demand business models gain momentum. And...

December 8th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
Microsoft’s CRM update set to sail

Microsoft’s CRM update set to sail

Microsoft Corp. plans to begin shipping Microsoft Dynamics CRM (customer relationship management) 3.0 on Tuesday, finally releasing to customers the...

December 6th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
Canadian-led coalition challenges ICANN-VeriSign deal

Canadian-led coalition challenges ICANN-VeriSign deal

A newly formed lobbying group instigated by one of VeriSign Inc.'s rivals filed a lawsuit on Monday challenging the settlement...

November 29th, 2005 Stacy Cowley
Podcasting people in play the IBM way

Podcasting people in play the IBM way

What do you get when you hand 320,000 employees the tools and corporate podcasting guidelines to internally publish their audio...

November 23rd, 2005 Stacy Cowley