ITworld Enterprise Software http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/124/all en Experts: Avoid big mistakes with Oracle's Exadata http://www.itworld.com/software/415288/experts-avoid-big-mistakes-oracles-exadata Although Exadata is Oracle&#039;s most popular and mature &quot;engineered system,&quot; some customers implementing the database machine are making mistakes that prevent them from getting the most performance out of the expensive product, according to a veteran of many Exadata projects.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/415288/experts-avoid-big-mistakes-oracles-exadata" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/415288/experts-avoid-big-mistakes-oracles-exadata#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:14:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 415288 at http://www.itworld.com Enterprise who? Google says little about Apps, business cloud services in Q1 report http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r Google did little during its first-quarter earnings report to shush critics who say its Enterprise unit is a second-class citizen in its kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/415151/enterprise-who-google-says-little-about-apps-business-cloud-services-q1-r#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software Unified Communications News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:23:31 +0000 IDGNS staff 415151 at http://www.itworld.com SAP reports strong growth in cloud amid slow overall revenue growth http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415028/sap-reports-strong-growth-cloud-amid-slow-overall-revenue-growth SAP reported a strong growth in cloud revenue and fast adoption of its HANA platform in the first quarter, while its software revenue dipped from the same quarter in the previous year.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415028/sap-reports-strong-growth-cloud-amid-slow-overall-revenue-growth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/415028/sap-reports-strong-growth-cloud-amid-slow-overall-revenue-growth#comments Business Intelligence Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet IT Management Networking Software News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:46:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 415028 at http://www.itworld.com How to get a job in manufacturing IT http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414902/how-get-job-manufacturing-it To excel in manufacturing, tech workers need to be one part tinkerer and one part visionary, with a bit of analytical acumen thrown in as well. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414902/how-get-job-manufacturing-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414902/how-get-job-manufacturing-it#comments Career Enterprise Software IT Management Software Feature insider Thu, 17 Apr 2014 01:03:51 +0000 IDGNS staff 414902 at http://www.itworld.com SAP users rattle sabers over charges for user-friendly Fiori apps http://www.itworld.com/software/414767/sap-users-rattle-sabers-over-charges-user-friendly-fiori-apps SAP user groups are stepping up pressure on the vendor over the fees charged for its user-friendly Fiori applications, saying they should be included as part of the substantial annual maintenance costs customers already pay, particularly given SAP&#039;s dismal track record with interfaces for its Business Suite ERP software.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/414767/sap-users-rattle-sabers-over-charges-user-friendly-fiori-apps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/414767/sap-users-rattle-sabers-over-charges-user-friendly-fiori-apps#comments Enterprise Software IT Management Mobile & Wireless Software News Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:59:47 +0000 IDGNS staff 414767 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft concedes Chromebooks are work-worthy http://www.itworld.com/software/414685/microsoft-concedes-chromebooks-are-work-worthy Microsoft on Monday conceded that Google&#039;s Chrome OS and the Chromebooks the operating system powers are capable of doing real work, a reversal of its &#039;Scroogled&#039; campaign that once blasted the laptops as worthless. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/414685/microsoft-concedes-chromebooks-are-work-worthy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/414685/microsoft-concedes-chromebooks-are-work-worthy#comments Enterprise Software Hardware Operating Systems Software News Chrome OS chromebooks Microsoft Office Online Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:27:36 +0000 IDGNS staff 414685 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft's Office for iPad shakes up mobile enterprise http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414586/microsofts-office-ipad-shakes-mobile-enterprise The arrival of the dominant productivity suite on the dominant tablet promises to change how iPads are viewed in the enterprise. Office for iPad may also crush competitive apps, shut out cloud storage providers and limit MDM vendors.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414586/microsofts-office-ipad-shakes-mobile-enterprise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414586/microsofts-office-ipad-shakes-mobile-enterprise#comments Enterprise Software Mobile & Wireless Software Feature office for ipad Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:16:36 +0000 IDGNS staff 414586 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft beefs up Office Online http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414584/microsoft-beefs-office-online Microsoft is updating its Web-based Office Online suite, narrowing the features gap with the main Office 365 and Office 2013 suites installed on users&#039; devices.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414584/microsoft-beefs-office-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/414584/microsoft-beefs-office-online#comments Enterprise Software Software News Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:52:04 +0000 IDGNS staff 414584 at http://www.itworld.com Oracle legal letter prompts closure of independent JD Edwards help site http://www.itworld.com/software/414562/oracle-legal-letter-prompts-closure-independent-jd-edwards-help-site The operator of an independent website aimed at helping users of J.D. Edwards enterprise resource planning software has shut it down after Oracle alleged the site infringed on its copyrights.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/414562/oracle-legal-letter-prompts-closure-independent-jd-edwards-help-site" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/414562/oracle-legal-letter-prompts-closure-independent-jd-edwards-help-site#comments Enterprise Software IT Management Software News Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:10:55 +0000 IDGNS staff 414562 at http://www.itworld.com Tibco 6.0 moves outside the data center http://www.itworld.com/application-management/414288/tibco-60-moves-outside-data-center Updating its platform for the hyper-connected cloud era, Tibco has equipped the new version of its flagship application-integration software with the ability to communicate with external applications.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/application-management/414288/tibco-60-moves-outside-data-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/application-management/414288/tibco-60-moves-outside-data-center#comments Application Management Enterprise Software Software News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 19:13:42 +0000 IDGNS staff 414288 at http://www.itworld.com Rimini Street diversifies with cloud services for Workday, Salesforce.com http://www.itworld.com/software/414282/rimini-street-diversifies-cloud-services-workday-salesforcecom Independent Oracle and SAP support provider Rimini Street will now offer integration services for customers who want to adopt SaaS (software-as-a-service) offerings from the likes of Salesforce.com and Workday.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/414282/rimini-street-diversifies-cloud-services-workday-salesforcecom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/414282/rimini-street-diversifies-cloud-services-workday-salesforcecom#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet Networking On-demand Software Software News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:42:56 +0000 IDGNS staff 414282 at http://www.itworld.com Salesforce.com to spend nearly $700 million to expand headquarters http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414235/salesforcecom-spend-nearly-700-million-expand-headquarters Fast-growing cloud software vendor Salesforce.com is planning to expand its San Francisco headquarters by more than 700,000 square feet, taking a 15.5-year lease on a 61-story office building under construction.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414235/salesforcecom-spend-nearly-700-million-expand-headquarters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/414235/salesforcecom-spend-nearly-700-million-expand-headquarters#comments Cloud Computing Enterprise Software Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software Software News Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:10:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 414235 at http://www.itworld.com Airline hopes gamification can make its Oracle ERP users soar http://www.itworld.com/software/413873/airline-hopes-gamification-can-make-its-oracle-erp-users-soar Canadian airline WestJet believes gamification, the notion of applying elements of game design to a workplace setting, can help its employees use more effectively its Oracle J.D. Edwards ERP (enterprise resource planning) system.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/413873/airline-hopes-gamification-can-make-its-oracle-erp-users-soar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/413873/airline-hopes-gamification-can-make-its-oracle-erp-users-soar#comments Career Consumerization of IT Enterprise Software IT Management Software News Wed, 09 Apr 2014 18:19:39 +0000 IDGNS staff 413873 at http://www.itworld.com Wendy's makes its Oracle ERP upgrade quick and tasty http://www.itworld.com/software/413698/wendys-makes-its-oracle-erp-upgrade-quick-and-tasty It&#039;s not uncommon for ERP projects to take longer and cost more money than initially planned, but neither outcome ended up being on the menu for fast-food giant Wendy&#039;s recent Oracle E-Business Suite upgrade.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/software/413698/wendys-makes-its-oracle-erp-upgrade-quick-and-tasty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/software/413698/wendys-makes-its-oracle-erp-upgrade-quick-and-tasty#comments Enterprise Software IT Management Software News Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:53:21 +0000 IDGNS staff 413698 at http://www.itworld.com Microsoft does Reddit: Five cool things we learned about Office for iPad http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/413676/microsoft-does-reddit-five-cool-things-we-learned-about-office-ipad Don&#039;t look now, but the Office for iPad team ventured onto Reddit for one of that service&#039;s Ask Me Anything (AMA) sessions. Here are the five most intriguing things they said.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/413676/microsoft-does-reddit-five-cool-things-we-learned-about-office-ipad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/enterprise-software/413676/microsoft-does-reddit-five-cool-things-we-learned-about-office-ipad#comments Enterprise Software Mobile & Wireless Software News Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:17:16 +0000 IDGNS staff 413676 at http://www.itworld.com