ITworld Enterprise Software http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/124/all en Asset managers crave location data http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/438746/asset-managers-crave-location-data Visually seeing and tracking your company&#039;s assets can help save money, time and trouble.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/438746/asset-managers-crave-location-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/438746/asset-managers-crave-location-data#comments Enterprise Software Software News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:04:24 +0000 IDGNS staff 438746 at http://www.itworld.com Oracle's Larry Ellison throws down the cloud gauntlet http://www.itworld.com/software/438691/oracles-larry-ellison-throws-down-cloud-gauntlet Oracle CTO and executive chairman Larry Ellison, who just a few years ago famously mocked the notion of cloud computing, has positioned the company as one set up to become the industry&#039;s largest cloud player, with something to offer customers at all levels of the stack.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/438691/oracles-larry-ellison-throws-down-cloud-gauntlet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/438691/oracles-larry-ellison-throws-down-cloud-gauntlet#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Mon, 29 Sep 2014 03:36:09 +0000 IDGNS staff 438691 at http://www.itworld.com Oracle, Salesforce.com trade moves in marketing software battle http://www.itworld.com/software/438350/oracle-salesforcecom-trade-moves-marketing-software-battle It seems that a week doesn&#039;t go by these days without major software vendors announcing updates to their marketing software portfolios, and the past few days were no exception as rivals Oracle and Salesforce.com both made some news.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/438350/oracle-salesforcecom-trade-moves-marketing-software-battle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/438350/oracle-salesforcecom-trade-moves-marketing-software-battle#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:03:27 +0000 IDGNS staff 438350 at http://www.itworld.com Workday ships first app for higher education in strike against Oracle http://www.itworld.com/software/438076/workday-ships-first-app-higher-education-strike-against-oracle Workday has made good on a promise it issued a year ago with the release Thursday of Workday Student Recruiting, the first in a series of apps it&#039;s developing for higher education institutions.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/438076/workday-ships-first-app-higher-education-strike-against-oracle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/438076/workday-ships-first-app-higher-education-strike-against-oracle#comments Enterprise Software IT Management Software News Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:35:39 +0000 IDGNS staff 438076 at http://www.itworld.com 9 tips to protect your CRM data from malicious hackers http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/437676/9-tips-protect-your-crm-data-malicious-hackers CRM data offers all sorts of goodies for hackers. Now&#039;s the time to step up your protections. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/437676/9-tips-protect-your-crm-data-malicious-hackers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/437676/9-tips-protect-your-crm-data-malicious-hackers#comments Cloud Computing Data Protection Enterprise Software Internet Networking Security Software News CRM customer relationship management Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:19:43 +0000 IDGNS staff 437676 at http://www.itworld.com More proof that it’s Python’s world and we’re just living in it http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437661/more-proof-it-s-python-s-world-and-we-re-just-living-it New job listing data shows that demand for Python developers is up significantly<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437661/more-proof-it-s-python-s-world-and-we-re-just-living-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437661/more-proof-it-s-python-s-world-and-we-re-just-living-it#comments Big Data Business Career Development Enterprise Software On-demand Software Open Source Software News career computers cyberculture data Dice GitHub Internet jobs MS Gooroo open source programming programming language PYPL python RedMonk research software technology Tiobe Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:15:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 437661 at http://www.itworld.com How to get the most value from a data dashboard http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437657/how-get-most-value-data-dashboard When it comes to convincing your boss of the value of a data dashboard, nothing works better than when you can save money as a result of a trend that you visualized. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437657/how-get-most-value-data-dashboard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437657/how-get-most-value-data-dashboard#comments Big Data Business Intelligence Enterprise Software IT Management Small Business Software Tip Tue, 23 Sep 2014 15:58:21 +0000 jnaze 437657 at http://www.itworld.com Why Python might just be all you need http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437476/why-python-might-just-be-all-you-need A new study finds that scripting languages have a performance edge in completing everyday tasks<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437476/why-python-might-just-be-all-you-need" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437476/why-python-might-just-be-all-you-need#comments Big Data Career Development Enterprise Software On-demand Software Open Source Software News c C# data F# Go Haskell java programming programming languages python research Ruby software study Switzerland Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 437476 at http://www.itworld.com Delve, Office Graph must transcend Office 365 to be revolutionary http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/437464/delve-office-graph-must-transcend-office-365-be-revolutionary The release of Delve, the first application to use Microsoft&#039;s Office Graph machine learning engine, will be remembered years from now as either the genesis of a revolutionary technology or as a fireworks-style launch that dazzled everyone only for a brief moment.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/437464/delve-office-graph-must-transcend-office-365-be-revolutionary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/437464/delve-office-graph-must-transcend-office-365-be-revolutionary#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software Unified Communications News Mon, 22 Sep 2014 14:32:01 +0000 IDGNS staff 437464 at http://www.itworld.com The 2014 Enterprise Architecture Awards http://www.itworld.com/networking/437445/2014-enterprise-architecture-awards At a time when Web and mobile technology development have become top priorities, effective enterprise architecture matters more than ever. Here are this year&#039;s six winning initiatives<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/networking/437445/2014-enterprise-architecture-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/networking/437445/2014-enterprise-architecture-awards#comments Development Enterprise Software IT Management Networking Software News Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:47:12 +0000 IDGNS staff 437445 at http://www.itworld.com SAP buying Concur for $8.3 billion to boost cloud portfolio http://www.itworld.com/software/437048/update-sap-buying-concur-83-billion-boost-cloud-portfolio SAP is buying business-travel and expense software vendor Concur for about US$8.3 billion, in a bid to continue growing out its portfolio of cloud-based applications.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/437048/update-sap-buying-concur-83-billion-boost-cloud-portfolio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/437048/update-sap-buying-concur-83-billion-boost-cloud-portfolio#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet IT Management Networking Software News Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:28:04 +0000 IDGNS staff 437048 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft plots Dynamics CRM update with an eye on marketing, global expansion http://www.itworld.com/software/436980/microsoft-plots-dynamics-crm-update-eye-marketing-global-expansion Microsoft is poised to release a major update to its Dynamics CRM and marketing applications in a bid to gain market share against rivals such as Salesforce.com.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/436980/microsoft-plots-dynamics-crm-update-eye-marketing-global-expansion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/436980/microsoft-plots-dynamics-crm-update-eye-marketing-global-expansion#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software Software News Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:06:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 436980 at http://www.itworld.com Best practices for Salesforce.com administrators http://www.itworld.com/software/436823/best-practices-salesforcecom-administrators The lists below summarize which tasks need to be done at standard intervals, including a pro-forma time budget. While the terminology and specifics focus on Salesforce.com specifically, the general administrative principles apply to any modern CRM system.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/436823/best-practices-salesforcecom-administrators" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/436823/best-practices-salesforcecom-administrators#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking Software Opinion CRM customer relationship management Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:51:58 +0000 IDGNS staff 436823 at http://www.itworld.com Tech workers are lagging behind in coffee consumption http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/436669/tech-workers-are-lagging-behind-coffee-consumption Journalists, nurses and plumbers are among those who drink more coffee than people in technology<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/436669/tech-workers-are-lagging-behind-coffee-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/436669/tech-workers-are-lagging-behind-coffee-consumption#comments Business Cloud Computing Development Enterprise Software Internet Open Source Software News career CareerBuilder Coffee data Dunkin Donuts National Coffee Day Pressat survey uk United Kingdom United States US Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 436669 at http://www.itworld.com Open document formats campaign backed by EU's digital commissioner http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/436602/open-document-formats-campaign-backed-eus-digital-commissioner European government agencies should adopt open document formats in their dealings with citizens, outgoing European Commissioner for the Digital Agenda Neelie Kroes has urged.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/436602/open-document-formats-campaign-backed-eus-digital-commissioner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/436602/open-document-formats-campaign-backed-eus-digital-commissioner#comments Enterprise Software Government IT Management Software News Wed, 17 Sep 2014 11:56:43 +0000 IDGNS staff 436602 at http://www.itworld.com