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Enstar consolidates HR processes on XCD

XCD has revealed the results achieved by Enstar after it selected and implemented its HR solution. Enstar is a typical example of a modern company that had grown fast but its back offices processes had not kept pace with its growth. Founded in 1993 in Bermuda it grew through acquisitions to more than 1,300 employees…

Adaptive Insights launches next gen planning

Adaptive insights has announced the Adaptive Insights Business Planning Cloud. This is the latest generation of Adaptive Insights planning platform. In a second announcement the company also introduced Adaptive Insights for Sales. This second announcement brings additional functionality to its planning platform to deepen the functionality for Sales planning. Business planning Cloud This latest generation…

Salesforce to invest $2 billion in Canada

Salesforce has announced that it will invest $2 billion in its Canadian business over the next five years. The announcement came as The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada met with Marc Benioff, CEO Salesforce at the newly erected Salesforce Tower in San Francisco. That meeting also included other tech leaders at a…

Rootstock looks forward with Kenandy

Rootstock formally announced its first management changes since the acquisition of Kenandy earlier this year. As expected it has appointed Mark Saliman as VP of Finance. It also welcomes back Randy Wheeler to the company as he takes over as Managing Director of the Kenandy Business Unit. Wheeler was previously Senior Vice President Operations at…

Altify enhances sales planning functionality in Winter ’18

Altify has announced the latest release of its Salesforce apps, codenamed Winter ’18. The Altify solutions aim to enable sales teams to transform their processes and improve win rates and sales velocity. Altify first launched Opportunity Manager on the Salesforce platform in 2006, it has since launched several other applications o the Salesforce platform to…

Sage Live and UPS offer integration and savings to SMEs

Sage has announced a new integration for Sage Business Cloud. In fact the announcement relates to an integration with Sage Live, the Sage cloud accounting solution on the Salesforce platform. The announcement on the UPS site is briefer, more interesting and details the savings that Sage customers can obtain that are mentioned but not elaborated…

Oracle Retail powers up four retailers

With the NRF Big Show in full swing, Oracle has issued several press releases around its retail portfolio. They are not the only company this week making announcements  around retail. Salesforce, JDA, Infor and others have all issued announcements to capture the headlines during this major retail show. Held just after the holiday season companies…

Extending unified commerce across the chasm

Salesforce has announced several improvements to its retail portfolio at the NRF Big Show. The announcements are mainly targeted at extending the breadth of the unified commerce capabilities within Salesforce. They integrate Service Cloud, Marketing Cloud and Commerce Cloud with third party software. The company has also increased the integration between the products they will…

Veni Vidi Vici – the Rootstock way

Rootstock has acquired its smaller rival on the Salesforce platform, manufacturing ERP software firm Kenandy. It sees a consolidation of probably the two largest ERP force.com software vendors that specialize in the manufacturing and wholesale distribution sector. For Rootstock, it comes at an opportune time. It has reached a point where it is about to…

Colorado looks to end years of hurt with Salesforce

Salesforce has announced it will deploy Salesforce Service Cloud and Salesforce Analytics in the State of Colorado to replace the existing Colorado Benefits Management Solution (CBMS) that has had a history of issues. That legacy system was commissioned in 2000 from EDS. In 2011 Fukami and McCubbery wrote a paper “Colorado Benefits Management System (C):…