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SAP reveals people success in China

SAP has announced that during the first half of 2017 SAP it has won seven significant deals in greater China with SAP SuccessFactors. That its flagship HCM is having success in the worlds largest market is good news for the global ERP company. The seven companies listed vary in size and include multinationals. It means that…

Atlanta Falcons get IBM Fan Experience

Atlanta Falcons are getting a brand new stadium for the start of the US Football season. The Mercedes-Benz Stadium will hold more than 71,000 fans. Sports fans expect an immersive experience on match day. They want traffic reports, team reports, interviews with key players, fan forums, competitions and much more. IBM is to deploy its…

Brian Kuhn talks about the plans for OVH USA

Enterprise Times recently caught up with Brian Kuhn, Chief Digital Officer, OVH USA when he visited the UK VMware vCloud Air offices. While OVH has been talking about its US company for over a year, Kuhn pointed out that nothing really started until earlier this year. That means that the entire Go To Market (GTM)…

Microsoft expands blockchain support with Coco Framework

Microsoft has extended its blockchain offerings. Notably it claims to handle more than 1,600 transactions per second – which would be faster than most current networks (but not as fast as the 3M+ ‘promised’ by Toda-Algorand).  Perhaps more important is the flexibility which Microsoft introduces with its Coco Framework. It claims this: is easier to…

Salesforce to leverage the power of pictures

  Salesforce has announced that Einstein will enable the power of pictures to drive business insights. Social Studio already delivers business insights from words used in Twitter. It has now announced Einstein Vision for Social Studio. This allows companies to understand how product images and logos are used within Twitter. Improving marketing Einstein Vision for…

appOrbit launches first partner program

Software vendor appOrbit has unveiled its first partner program for System Integrators (SIs), Value Added Resellers (VARs) and marketplaces. Founded by VMware and IBM veterans, appOrbit only came out of stealth mode in June. It is an application modernisation platform with a runtime environment that the company claims can repurpose any application to run in…

Ackman promises to unveils ADP problems

Correction below : Please see comment at bottom of article The battle to influence ADP by the billionaire Bill Ackman continues with Pershing Square naming and nominating three directors to the ADP board. This could be seen as a climb down by Ackman after he previously requested to nominate five several  directors and potentially moving…

Ramco shows modest growth

Ramco has announced its first quarter results and they show modest growth. Total revenues were US$17.17 million up year on year from US$16.49 million up 4.12%.  This compares to the US HCM firm Ultimate who returned an increase of 20% in their recent results. The results show a small loss US$0.46 million. However, these results…