Business software

Are businesses sold on social media analytics?

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Not everyone is convinced by the business case
11 Mar 2014

How multi-cloud solutions enable more flexibility in the enterprise

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What are the reasons behind an increasing trend for organisations to adopt cloud solutions from multiple providers? And are vendors happy to play ball? Danny Palmer finds out
10 Mar 2014

Box exec hits back at Intralinks CEO's "consumer grade player" remarks

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"He's probably the one guy in the industry who would put that view forward," Box's David Quantrell tells Computing
06 Mar 2014

Big data skills gap 'not huge' and even 'exaggerated' say Rackspace and EMC

'Skills are growing with demand for skills' argue big data vendors
06 Mar 2014

Intralinks CEO labels Box 'consumer-grade platform', questions enterprise case for use

'We've had workflow for five years, they announced that it's in their roadmap,' Ronald Hovsepian tells Computing
05 Mar 2014

Customers big up Dynamics as Microsoft updates apps at Convergence 2014

Updates aimed at easing integration and enhancing functionality of 'customer centric' companies, says Microsoft
04 Mar 2014

Security vulnerabilities found in Oracle Demantra

Four significant vulnerabilities found in part of Oracle's Value Chain Planning suite
04 Mar 2014

MtGox £300m Bitcoin loss, bankruptcy and possible theft details emerge

'We still have no clear grasp of the situation' says Japanese government
04 Mar 2014

Research: Legacy systems – time to bite the bullet?

Upgrading legacy systems is a difficult and risky business. John Leonard takes a look at what organisations are running and why
03 Mar 2014

Anglo American deploys Box collaboration tools to 10,000 staff worldwide

Global mining company selects Box to improve the connected workplace environment
27 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: 'Big opportunity' for new email management business in a Europe 'obsessed' by privacy, says CA Technologies

EMEA president explains why 35-year-old software company chose to strike now
27 Feb 2014

Case study: how Oracle licensing drove us into the arms of Maria

Online retailer Greetz tells Computing how migrating to MariaDB has allowed it to grow and innovate
27 Feb 2014

CIO interview: Mike Jones, Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust

Northern Devon Healthcare NHS Trust IT director Mike Jones tells Computing’s Danny Palmer how mobility and big data are helping to improve patient care
26 Feb 2014

MWC 2014: 'It's fine having HR in the cloud, but on-premise integration needed’ says SAP HANA SVP

Salesforce, Netsuite, Workday all too vertical, says Heisig
25 Feb 2014

How Allianz insures against data mishaps

Peter Gothard reports on how Allianz Insurance Ireland is using software to minimise the risk of data breaches occurring as a result of human error
25 Feb 2014

Businesses can't get all they want from one cloud provider - Adapt

"UK businesses are clearly beginning to feel that working with one cloud provider isn't enough," Adapt's Kevin Linsell tells Computing
25 Feb 2014

Big data and the internet of things - turning OT to IT

Talend explains why proprietary enterprise software will struggle in the new hyper-connected age
24 Feb 2014

Satya Nadella says Microsoft must “discover the new formula” for good management

“Any organisational structure you have today is irrelevant” says new CEO
21 Feb 2014

Viber explains why it ditched MongoDB and Redis in favour of Couchbase

Rapid growth in traffic meant the MongoDB / Redis system struggled to scale
21 Feb 2014

Banks haven’t got their heads around big data yet, says EY

Banks have fallen behind the curve, offering opportunities to those who understand data
20 Feb 2014

Claire House Children's Hospice chooses Tableau Software to improve data analysis

Charitable foundation using BI to get better insight into donors
19 Feb 2014

Crowdsourcing is the answer to cutting energy bills, says ex-Google startup EnergyDeck

Community-based analytics provides the information people need to take action, says CEO Kott
19 Feb 2014

HP was aware of Autonomy accounting practices, suggests new evidence

Emails from before, during and after acquisition show HP may have known more than it let on
18 Feb 2014

Intel launches big data software suite - free to a good home

Open source Intel Data Platform aiming to be the 'operating system' for big data
14 Feb 2014