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23 Jun: OTA Comes Under Increased Scrutiny

TAKE NOTE (Insights into Emerging Technology) In the wake of Oracle’s successful protest of a $950 million “other transaction authority” award by the Army to REAN Cloud, House appropriators are putting the Defense Department on notice that they’ll be keeping a close eye on future OTA awards. For appropriators, as was the case for the Government Accountability Office, the issue…

27 May: Four Reasons to Attend Sapphire 2018

TAKE NOTE (Insights into Emerging Technology) Here are four reasons you should be in Orlando June 5–7. Time To Modernize There’s been more innovation in the last five years than in the last 100. A vast array of game-changing technologies such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain, and intelligent Cloud ERP are redefining business models and creating a chasm between…

17 Apr: SAP Puts a Bullseye on Salesforce.com

SAP Puts a Bullseye on Salesforce.com TAKE NOTE (Insights into Emerging Technology) Betting it can expand and elevate the CRM market as digital business is reshaping the global economy, SAP is taking direct aim at SaaS powerhouse Salesforce.com and its market leadership in CRM with SAP CEO Bill McDermott promising to deliver “next-generation business modeling for the perfect customer experience.”   SAP’s…

24 Mar: What is sLOG or Simple Logistics on S/4 HANA?

What is sLOG or Simple Logistics on S/4 HANA? The market has seen huge increases in the number of S/4HANA implementations globally, whether they are for the S/4HANA general suite, or more specifically Simple Finance or S/4HANA Finance. But what’s going on with S/4HANA Enterprise Management, also known as sLOG or Simple Logistics? In the same way that SAP S/4HANA…

19 Feb: Is BPM Under Threat From RPA Bots?

Is BPM Under Threat From RPA Bots? TAKE NOTE (Insights into Emerging Technology) The business process management (BPM) world appears to be under threat from a number of sources with many questioning whether there is still a place for BPM in today’s rapidly changing business environment. Megan Potrzeba, marketing and content strategist at BPM software solutions provider Appian, points out that traditional…

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