Tags: Oracle

Infor retail platform wins Crate and Barrel

The new CloudSuite Retail platform from Infor is winning some major new customers including Crate and Barrel. A pre NRF announcement in New York says Crate and Barrel are to help develop the solution. They are also working with Whole Foods Market and DSW Inc, the footwear retailer to develop new features and functionality. Crate and Barrel is a…

Sur La Table moves to Oracle Xstore

Oracle has announced that Sur La Table has deployed Oracle Retail Xstore Point-of-Service and selected Oracle Commerce. The announcement comes on the eve of NRF 2017 in New York. Replacing Legacy solutions at Sur La Table Oracle were at pains to point out that the Oracle Retail Xstore replaced a legacy solution. However that legacy…

Oracle delivers next generation Retail Suite

In time for NRF next week, Oracle has announced the release of Oracle Retail Suite version 16. The update includes expanded cloud services for retailers and one completely new module, Oracle Commerce Retail Extension Module. Ray Carlin, senior vice president and general manager of Oracle Retail commented: “As retailers invest in new markets and offerings…

Tod Nielsen is the new CEO at FinancialForce

FinancialForce has announced Tod Nielsen has been appointed the new CEO of FinancialForce. The company, which was set up by UNIT4 with an investment from Salesforce ventures, was previously led by its co-founder Jeremy Roche. The appointment is effective today, 6th January. Although Jeremy Roche is stepping down he will continue to act in an advisory…

Can Gumtree see better with Oracle

Oracle revealed that Gumtree is using Oracle Marketing Cloud software to increase engagement with its platform. Gumtree has a stated aim to be the #1 digital brand in the UK. Gumtree announced its aim in January 2016 when they launched their new brand. So has Gumtree grown? In January an article in Marketing Week revealed that the…

Probono Playbook – Simple steps to better social change

NetSuite has announced the release of a playbook on how to maximise the social impact. The news came in a blog by Teryll Hopper, Communications Manager of Corporate Citizenship at NetSuite. The book draws on the experience of NetSuite.org and the Taproot foundation that co-produced the book. The book is available for download here. Simple steps…

City of El Paso drops PeopleSoft for ADP

ADP has announced the city of El Paso is to switch to ADP Vantage HCM. The previous solution PeopleSoft, was reliant upon paper processes and a multitude of spreadsheets. This is despite continued re-investment into the software. What the city of El Paso wanted was a fully automated solution that integrated all the main HR…

Indian Wells Tennis Garden streamlines contracts

Webiplex has integrated its business process and document management platform, DocuPeak, with Barracuda Networks SignNow E-Signature solution. It has already implemented the solution for Indian Wells Tennis Garden, home of the BNS Paribas Tennis open. Documents go through internal approval processes before being sent externally for externally E-Signature using the SignNow functionality. Indian Wells Tennis Garden streamlines contract process…

Oracle Cloud makes healthy sale

Oracle has announced that the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has chosen to replace their PeopleSoft solution with Oracle Cloud Applications. The decision sees the legacy solution replaced by Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud and Oracle Human Management Capital (HCM) Cloud. The announcement comes only a few months after VCE completed the  installation of an EMC converged infrastructure…

FinancialForce cracks GCloud with FCA and NAO

FinancialForce has announced its first successes on GCloud. Two wins this year have involved the National Audit Office (NAO) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Together, as of October 2016, they had spent more than £620,000 on the ERP solution based on the Salesforce platform. The NAO started its engagement in February and has spent…