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Enterprise Times caught up with Praveen Asthana, CMO at Forcepoint on his 100th day at the company.  We spoke about what brought him to Forcepoint and in what direction he will take their marketing. He also revealed where Forcepoint are finding their new talent from.  He talked about the challenges of being a CMO and…

Cisco and INTERPOL have announced a deal to share threat intelligence. The deal is headed by the INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation (IGCI) in Singapore. As part of this deal the two organisations will develop a joint approach to coordinating and sharing data. The release says that the deal will improve threat detection around the…

The drive to race to adopt Artificial Intelligence is on

Apttus has released a new white paper that looks at the rise of artificial intelligence in business. The white paper included a survey of 490 business executives and thought leaders. It was carried out by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services. Entitled: “Artificial Intelligence for boosting revenue generation in the B2B enterprise” (registration required) it could…

Embraer flies on Salesforce Clouds

Salesforce has revealed more details about the Salesforce deployment at Embraer. Embraer has embraced a multi cloud strategy for its IT solutions. Historically the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer, the third largest in the world, used SAP as its core solution. It still relies on SAP ERP for its main business software but had adopted other cloud…

Kimble delivers diagnostic analytics for business

Kimble Applications has announced the introduction of diagnostic analytics in its latest release of Kimble software. The company believes it is the first to offer such sophistication. The new functionality brings insights to business leaders about how their Professional Services business is performing. Enterprise Times spoke to Rob Bruce, VP Sales, Kimble about the Winter…

Making a difference in the NHS with analytics

Mridula Sori, Principal Analyst, development lead at NHS Improvement talks about how Alteryx has helped the NHS deliver an award winning solution in the NHS. Many of the challenges faced by the NHS are similar to those in complex businesses. There are disparate data sets and an array of external factors that can determine how…

Workday Rising delivers some big announcements

Workday is kicking off its annual US convention with three major product announcements. ET spoke to Dan Beck SVP Product Marketing and Technology Strategy. Beck spoke about the headline features that are in Workday 29. More on those later. What he was pleased to share is that the update for all users from Workday 28…

Alteryx delivers financial BI solution to Cargill

Peter Janssens, Global FP&A Director Operations & Supply Chain at Cargill talks about how Alteryx has made a difference. Cargill is a global privately-owned corporation. It operates in the food, agriculture, nutrition and risk management businesses. In this podcast Janssens discusses how he introduced a strategy he calls FBI – for Finance Business Intelligence. Cargill…

Deltek bids for Onvia as acquisitions continue

Deltek has announced its intent to acquire Onvia (NASDAQ:ONVI). Supported by its immediate parent company Project Diamond Intermediate Holdings, Corp. the acquisition is aimed at strengthening Deltek’s GovWin IQ solution. The acquisition is likely to cost around $70 million with the price offered at $9 a share. Once integrated, the Deltek offering will place give…