Tags: SaaS

Has Oracle unveiled the golden nugget of cloud

Many organisations still have considerable concerns about moving to the cloud. A year ago, Oracle unveiled the Oracle Cloud at Customer solution. This allows organisations to use cloud infrastructure on their own premises. It has now announced an extension to Cloud at Customer. This will deliver a full cloud stack to an organisations premises. Customers can…

Xero moves closer to profit

Xero was able to celebrate several milestones at its hybrid annual shareholder conference this year. Rod Drury, CEO was able to speak about Xero’s climb up both the New Zealand (NZX:XRO) and Australian (ASX:XRO) stock exchanges to become one of the leading technology companies within Australia. More importantly, at least for shareholders, he shared that…

London calling, Mavenlink opens up

Mavenlink has announced the opening of its first office in Europe. The London office will become a regional hub for sales and service. Mavenlink intends the office to have around 20 staff by the end of the year. Did growth pains delay opening? The new office has been some time in coming. The company originally intended to…

Germany to benefit from Oracle NetSuite acquisition

Oracle has announced that it will expand the capabilities of its Oracle Cloud EU Region in Germany. The announcement comes shortly after SuiteWorld where Oracle NetSuite GM Jim Mcgeever revealed that it would open up a new region in Germany. The assumption is that this latest announcement is to meet the requirements of NetSuite. Oracle…

Infor and CeloPay attack antiquity

Infor Hospitality and CeloPay are to integrate have announced Infor Hospitality Suite with CeloPay’s SaaS payment system. The goal is to protect guests from the risk of card not present fraud. According to Jason Harper, CEO of CeloPay: “We take the security of data very seriously at CeloPay, but we do not believe that security and compliance should make…

Arctic IT gambles on Intacct

Arctic Information Technology (Arctic IT) has announced a new partnership with Intacct. It will see Arctic IT become an Intacct Business Partner. This is not the first ERP partnership Arctic IT has sign. It has been a Microsoft Dynamics ERP partner for ten years. The announcement comes at the start of the Indian gaming trade show and convention…

Vend Springs update surprise

Vend has announced the release of its Spring update in a blog by Ashley Gilgrist, Product Marketing Specialist at Vend. The release includes several new features Vend and Square Vend already has a partnership in the US with Square payments solution. That relationship has now extended to Australia. Retailers in both countries can use Square…

Oracle public cloud gets certifications

Oracle announced that it has achieved several certifications for its public cloud offering. The announcement allows Oracle to compete effectively in a growing number of industries in which compliance is critical. Many of the existing Oracle solutions are already compliant but for its public cloud to achieve these certifications is significant as it will lower…

Oracle soars on Q3 revenue and profits

Oracle announced its Q3 results yesterday and they were well received. The results helped the share price climb $7.23% to US $46.22. Total revenues (NON GAAP) for the quarter were $9.3 billion, up 3% in constant currency. Cloud revenues led the way. Software as a service (SaaS) and Platform as a Service delivered US $1 billion,…