Tags: Developer

Salesforce and Deloitte search for talent in new places

Salesforce has announced a new initiative with Deloitte to help people find jobs through a new training initiative. The pilot program is launching in Indianapolis, Indiana and will look to train 500 workers over the next three years. The Salesforce Pathfinder Training Program will provide particpiants with the skills needed to obtain Salesforce Administrator and Salesforce…

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…

Oracle goes five large

Oracle has announced that it is hiring 5000 new employees to support its growing cloud business in the US alone. The new roles include engineers, consultants, sales and support people. To date Oracle has already employed 4,150 people in US this year. This includes 2,600 cloud sales professionals and 1,500 developers. On the Oracle jobs…

PeopleSoft’s PeopleTools finally gets update

Oracle has announced version 8.56 of PeopleTools for PeopleSoft. The announcement came in a blog by David Bain, Director, PeopleTools Product Management. The wait of eighteen months since the last release is considerably longer than expected. PeopleTools is a development toolset that supports PeopleSoft. It helps customers develop and modernise their PeopleSoft applications. So what does…

Oracle makes two acquisitions

Oracle has announced two acquisitions. The two companies are Moat, a digital measurement cloud company and Wercker who provide a container-centric and cloud-native automation platform. Moat analytics Founded in 2007 by brothers Noah and Jonah Goodhart as well Michael Walrath, Moat provides marketing data analytics. Under the terms of the agreement Moat will remain as…

Abby Kearns talks about Cloud Foundry

Enterprise TImes caught up with Abby Kearns, Executive Director, Cloud Foundry Foundation at IBM InterConnect in Las Vegas. In our conversation Kearns explained what the Cloud Foundry Foundation was saying: “We protect all of the IP of Cloud Foundry and ensure it has a sustainable ecosystem.” The fact that there are so many users of…

Sage helps mobilise check payments

Sage has announced the availability of a Mobile Remote Deposit Capture Developer Toolkit. The toolkit is available from Sage Payment Solutions EFT, which is part of Sage North America. Cheques are still widely in use in the USA. Sage already offers tools that enable developers to accept and process cheques at a POS terminal. Mobile enabled This…

SAP announce first Apple milestones

SAP has announced the first fruits of their partnership with Apple. Announced last May the agreement promised to deliver access to enterprise data for Apple users. The first milestones While the announcement focuses on two deliverables, it was interesting it labelled them at the first milestones. That would infer that there are even more in…

Sage payments API

Sage has announced that it has created an API for Sage Payments ahead of Dreamforce 2016. This is another step in its evolving strategy to open up its systems to greater integration. The new Sage Payment Developer Portal will enable Independent Software Vendors (ISV’s) to create applications that can connect to Sage Payments. The first version of…