Cornerstone OnDemand finally appoint CMO

CornerStone OnDemand has finally appointed a CMO. The announcement that Adrianna Burrows will join the company on 19th March 2018 should bring a focus to the company that some say has been lacking. Den Howlett wrote in Diginomica as far back as 2015: “The one area I question is the lack of CMO. I get…

Business Leader interview – Frederic Laluyaux CEO of Aera Technology

Frederic Laluyaux is the President and CEO of Aera Technology. He joined the company in January 2017 after leading Anaplan Inc as CEO. He has also held senior management positions at SAP. In the early 1990’s he founded Transcribe Technologies. In some ways his career has now come full circle working at another start-up. Born…

Vena aims for utopia in integrated planning

Vena has announced the latest version of its integrated planning solution. The aim is to deliver a planning app to a wider audience inside organisations. ET spoke to Rishi Grover, Co-Founder and Chief Solutions Architect about the release. He commented: “The release is centred around integrated planning. Integrated planning is the utopia state for organisations…

Enstar consolidates HR processes on XCD

XCD has revealed the results achieved by Enstar after it selected and implemented its HR solution. Enstar is a typical example of a modern company that had grown fast but its back offices processes had not kept pace with its growth. Founded in 1993 in Bermuda it grew through acquisitions to more than 1,300 employees…

Has IFS Maintenix replaced FleetCycle at ATSG

IFS has won a contract with ATSG. The contract will see IFS Maintenix installed at three of its subsidiaries. Two ATSG subsidiaries, ABX Air and Air Transport International only implemented FleetCycle MRO from EmpowerFX in 2013. The third subsidiary is Cargo Aircraft management, an aircraft leasing subsidiary. The contract is described as a full footprint…

NetSuite transforms support offering

Oracle NetSuite has announced what it is claiming to be a transformational change to its support offering. This announcement is a logical step following the launch of Suite Success last year at SuiteWorld. SuiteSuccess was the new customer engagement model that helps companies to implement and enhance their ERP installation. This latest announcement around its…

Tipalti boosted by $30 million financing

Tipalti has taken the opportunity to raise another $30 million in funding.  The Series C round was led by Zeev Ventures. This is the investment vehicle of Oren Zeev, Founding Partner of ‎Zeev Ventures and Chairman and Co-founder of Tipalti. It is slightly unusual for a founders own investment vehicle to participate in a later…

Adaptive Insights launches next gen planning

Adaptive insights has announced the Adaptive Insights Business Planning Cloud. This is the latest generation of Adaptive Insights planning platform. In a second announcement the company also introduced Adaptive Insights for Sales. This second announcement brings additional functionality to its planning platform to deepen the functionality for Sales planning. Business planning Cloud This latest generation…

Business Leader Interview with Dominik Birgelen, CEO of oneclick AG

Dominik Birgelen is the co-founder and CEO of oneclick AG, a Workspace Provisioning and Streaming Platform. He started his career at KPMG performing due diligence in M&A. He then became an entrepreneur and founded IT outsourcer Segmenta Transplan AG. He studied business administration at University of Zurich and has an MBA in project and process…