IBM Q2 Rises, But IT Spending May Be Under Threat

Despite figures that show increase profits for IBM in Q2, the general consensus seems to be that while it performed well, it could have done a lot better. Given the recent, renewed economic problems in one of the world’s major consumers of IT products — namely Europe — the results do seem quite positive especially Read more about IBM Q2 Rises, But IT Spending May Be Under Threat[…]

Project Management Today: How SharePoint 2013 Can Help

I cannot recall a time that it was clearer that companies should (and can) leverage project management and collaborative business platforms to enable a culture of accountability, predictability and process repeatability. Business trends, research and economic statistics are proving that successful organizations are benefiting from the effectiveness of project collaboration, communication and reporting across the Read more about Project Management Today: How SharePoint 2013 Can Help[…]

SAVO Teams Bring Enterprise Collaboration to the Sales Cycle

 Last month, a poll by the SAVO group revealed that more than 60 percent of companies have not realized a positive ROI with their CRM system. Recognizing the work left to be done by marketing teams to facilitate better social collaboration and the achievement of measurable gains, SAVO group has released a new social collaboration Read more about SAVO Teams Bring Enterprise Collaboration to the Sales Cycle[…]

Recession Relief: New Job Openings at Facebook, Tealium, Skype, Yammer and Hootsuite (19-Jul-12)

Start off Summer with a new gig — we’ve got a shopping list of hot jobs for you to browse. Our featured jobs list is a great collection of opportunities spanning specialties and continents. Here’s who’s hiring this week (and if you’re hiring, post your open jobs here). Business/Executive  Director of Talent Acquisition at Proofpoint Read more about Recession Relief: New Job Openings at Facebook, Tealium, Skype, Yammer and Hootsuite (19-Jul-12)[…]

SharePoint 2013: 5 Reasons Why the New App Model Will Make Everyone Happy

As I’m sure you’ve heard, on Monday Microsoft officially released the public preview for Office and SharePoint 2013. And although the NDA is still in place (super special people only), there’s a wealth of knowledge now in the public domain for consumption. One highly touted new feature of SharePoint 2013 is the new app model Read more about SharePoint 2013: 5 Reasons Why the New App Model Will Make Everyone Happy[…]

Collaboration Provider Atlassian Beefs Up Board with Former SuccessFactors Exec

Software development and collaboration tool provider Atlassian had added three new members to its Board of Directors. Atlassian’s been hard at work updating its Confluence collaboration platform. It added mobile support to Confluence in June, iRise Visualizations to Confluence in April and acquired HipChat for real-time collaboration back in March. Those are just a few Read more about Collaboration Provider Atlassian Beefs Up Board with Former SuccessFactors Exec[…]

eZ Systems, Deutsche Telekom Partner to Offer Cloud-Based eZ Publish for SMBs

A special, cloud-based version of eZ Systems web content management system will be offered through a new partnership with Deutsche Telekom. eZ Systems offers a commercial, open source web content management system called eZ Publish. Deutsche Telekom’s new Business Marketplace offers a variety of cloud-based business applications to that market. Together, the two will offer Read more about eZ Systems, Deutsche Telekom Partner to Offer Cloud-Based eZ Publish for SMBs[…]

Yahoo! Japan Acquires Stake in Cloud Storage Firm Basho

The big news with Yahoo! is obviously its latest talent acquisition, particularly in appointing erstwhile Google VP Marissa Mayer to its CEO post. But in the Asia Pacific, Yahoo! Japan is making a big move for the cloud computing market, with its acquisition of cloud-storage firm Basho. Yahoo! Japan has invested in the data center Read more about Yahoo! Japan Acquires Stake in Cloud Storage Firm Basho[…]

Cisco AppHQ Enterprise App Store to Go Cross-Platform #mwdcon

Cisco is close to launching a cross-platform version of its AppHQ enterprise app storefront and managing platform. It’s currently only available on Cisco devices like the Android-powered Cius tablet, Richard Tywoniak, director of communications and collaboration for Cisco said at the Mobile Web + Developers Conference. AppHQ should be ready in a month or two for Read more about Cisco AppHQ Enterprise App Store to Go Cross-Platform #mwdcon[…]

Proofpoint Survey Identifies the State of Email Security

Recently, Symantec revealed what they learned from those in attendance during Microsoft’s TechEd conference in June. This week Proofpoint released its findings from the same conference about trends in email and information security, and the results are not encouraging. The State of Email Security Their survey, in which 330 survey participants submitted their answers about Read more about Proofpoint Survey Identifies the State of Email Security[…]