Monday, January 18, 2021
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Sega scores highly after Infor ERP roll out completed

Sega Entertainment has completed the rollout of Infor LN on time and on budget. It selected Infor LN in April 2019 alongside the Infor gold partner Hitachi. Hideo Kawai, Director, Business...
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Big Bang extends FinancialForce partner agreement to France

Big Bang is a multi-discipline implementation partner for FinancialForce, Salesforce and several other applications. It has worked with FinancialForce in North America since 2014. Following the localisation of FinancialForce for the...
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iCIMS doubles down on video

iCIMS has made a second acquisition of a company focused on delivering video to enhance its Talent platform. The latest acquisition is of Altru Labs, a New York-based startup that focuses...
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News from week beginning 7th December

Both @Asana and @Smartsheet both announce positive quarterly #results with huge growth showing #workmanagement is #hot
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Workday pushes forward in EMEA

Workday hosted its first EMEA media summit this week that coincided with an announcement about momentum in EMEA. The summit saw a mix of Workday leaders and customers, revealing the progress...
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Oracle continues hare and tortoise growth

Oracle issued its Q2 fiscal 2021 earnings this week. The revenues were only slightly above analyst expectations, and as a result, the share price initially dipped to $58.60. It has since...
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SAP delivers on clicks, not code

SAP unveiled new tools for the SAP Cloud platform at its TechEd conference this week that will help drive a transition to a clicks, not code approach for the SAP Business...

SmartBuy, from IBM, to support ABB procurement processes

ABB has contracted IBM and SAP Ariba to support the digitisation of ABB's procurement - with the launch of SmartBuy. The latter is a new design of an end-to-end employee purchasing...
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ERF Electrical deployed multi-tenant cloud ERP in time for lockdown

ERF Electrical (ERF) has rolled out a cloud-based ERP solution from Infor, CloudSuite Distribution. Project planning began in February 2019 and it was completed on time and under budget in December...
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Algonquin gets student centric with Unit4

Another Canadian educational establishment has selected Unit4 solutions. This time Algonquin College opted for Unit4 after a rigorous selection process that started in October 2019. Algonquin College selected Unit4 Student Management....


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Volkswagen selects commercetools for its eCommerce solution

Commercetools has announced a partnership with the Volkswagen Group. Volkswagen will utilise commercetools software and infrastructure for its group-wide eCommerce platform. The new platform...
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Public Cloud adoption up but not without its problems

A new survey from Barracuda shows increased confidence in the public cloud but not without reservations. It seems that companies are adopting multi-cloud environments...
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SalesTrip raises $1.4 million in seed funding round

SalesTrip has raised $1.4 million in a second seed funding round led by Floreat Group. According to Crunchbase Floreat also led a previous round...
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Microsoft unveils new cloud for retail platform

Microsoft has unveiled its Microsoft Cloud for Retail, as well as updates to Dynamics 365 at NRF 2021. The company says the platform will...
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DarkMarket taken offline by law enforcement 

DarkMarket is no more as a concerted police action has taken the largest illegal marketplace on the dark web offline. Police forces from Germany,...

FCA warns consumers of the risks associated with cryptoassets

The UK's FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) has issued a statement which warns consumers about the risks associated with investing in crypto assets. It emphasises...
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Planview to buy Changepoint and Clarizen

Planview has announced its intent to buy both Changepoint and Clarizen. The news comes after the company was sold by Thoma Bravo to TPG...
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SAS acquires Boemska to accelerate AI integration into cloud marketplace

SAS, a provider in analytics technology has acquired Boemska, a privately held technology company specialising in low-code/no-code application deployment and analytic workload management for...
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Informatica launches customer experience in a cloud-native solution

Informatica has announced an enterprise-scale cloud-native Customer 360 SaaS solution. The company says it is a game changer for Customer Experience (CX). The platform...
Blockchain Catch-up

Charles Brett’s Blockchain Catch-up Week 1, 2021

This is a Charles Brett's start-of-the-week Enterprise Times ‘blockchain catch-up’ for Week 1 of 2021. Necessarily it is idiosyncratic and selective. It is not intended...
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BlackLine promotes Woodhams to CRO

BlackLine announced the promotion of Mark Woodhams to Chief Revenue Officer. Woodhams joined BlackLine in 2018 as senior vice president of global sales reporting...
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75% of UK workers will take pay cut to work at home

Research from Citrix shows that 75% of UK workers will take a pay cut to work at home permanently. The average pay cut was...
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Infor helps connect the dots for COVID-19 Vaccinations

Infor has joined the growing list of software vendors that are helping to fight the COVID pandemic. It has announced that in partnership with...
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Digital River unveils three new accelerator programmes for brands

Digital River has unveiled three new accelerator programmes to help brands support direct-to-consumer (D2C) commerce channel. The company says sites can be created in...