Tags: Microsoft

Rimini begins public results

Rimini Street announced its first set of results since the completion of its merger with GPIAC. That has led to its listing on NASDAQ. It has continued its upward trajectory on both revenues and growth this quarter, the 47th consecutive quarter of revenue growth. Quarterly revenue was up 32% year on year at $53.6 million (2016:$40.7m).  Gross…

Are the days of MS Office global dominance numbered?

When Salesforce acquired Quip just before Dreamforce last year ET thought it was a move that might in time shake up the office automation software market. It is market dominated by Microsoft Office, one that Google Apps is trying and not quite succeeding to crack. Salesforce has now revealed its next generation of Quip and…

Tips – Using Shortcut keys in Excel – General shortcuts

When windows and GUI was in its infancy my students were really against learning any key strokes to perform any function in any application. Today, some 20 years on, my students especially the younger ones rebel when I introduce them to keystrokes for executing something. This is a big mistake in my view. Shortcut keys…

Ascentis delivers payroll integration to Sage Intacct

Ascentis has announced an integration partnership with Sage Intacct. Ascentis has integrated the payroll element of its HCM to Sage Intacct. It now has an entry on the Sage Intacct marketplace. Ironically Sage itself does not yet have an entry there. Jeff Cronin, Ascentis Chief Product Officer, Asecntis commented “Ascentis is extremely proud to now offer…

Wyevale upgrades EPOS with Oracle

Oracle has announced that it has won the deal upgrade the Wyevale Garden centre EPOS systems. The deal is allegedly worth about £7.5 million. It will see the MICROS system Retail J replaced by Oracle Retail Xstore Point-of-Service, the latest MICROS hardware and Oracle Retail Customer Engagement. Oracle Retail consulting will complete the work. It is…

Oracle Blockchain Cloud Service – now launched

  Oracle has announced its Oracle Blockchain Cloud Service. It has designed this to enable enterprises to extend business applications and processes across partner ecosystems via an enterprise-grade, secure distributed ledger cloud platform. It claims enterprises will: increase business velocity create new revenue streams reduce costs and risks (by securely extending ERP, supply chain, and…

Can Apttus AAI reduce your legal costs?

Apttus has announced that it has released Apttus Contract Management with Applied Artificial Intelligence (AAI). According to Apttus the new solution is part of their top edition and is available as an add-on to other editions. The solution uses Microsoft Azure’s applied AI and machine learning capabilities to deliver several benefits to customers. These include reductions…