By Dion Hinchcliffe on October 13, 2016
This year I was invited again to come to Dreamforce in San Francisco and present on the latest developments in digital experience and digital transformation for the Emerging Tech Trends track. Surprisingly well-attended given the satellite location of the track at the Hilton Union Square, having to prepare this session is always a good opportunity […]
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By Brian Sommer on March 26, 2015
The technology that powers business is key to driving productivity improvements and economies. The recent Promat and Automate 2015 shows featured many technologies that can do both. But, were the innovations breakthroughs or incremental? And, where were the ERP vendors?
By Dion Hinchcliffe on November 3, 2014
It’s no longer fashionable to criticize enterprise IT as it once was. That’s because the Internet has definitively won the competition and is leading the way in tech innovation. But for proactive organizations, it doesn’t have to be that way.
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By Paul Greenberg on April 14, 2014
This is the last of the reviews. We end on a high note with IBM, Solvis Consulting, and The Pedowitz Group, all consulting organizations, all very different, all having an impact, and all at a crossroads. See what they think — and what I think — the…
By Paul Greenberg on April 7, 2014
The final CRM Watchlist 2014 vendors, though we still have the consulting/SIs – 3 of them – to go. NexJ, PROS and UserVoice. Three companies not alike at all, but three companies having a major impact on the market. All winners. All even bigger potenti…
By Paul Greenberg on February 17, 2014
The CRM Watchlist 2014 winners have been harder than ever to characterize. But there are some vendors who, for example, provide product suites that won so I created the Suites category. Today, we look at CRMnext, Infor and NetSuite and Wednesday, SAP a…
By Paul Greenberg on February 10, 2014
Here we are. The final part for the CRM Watchlist 2014 Elite winners – the consultancies Accenture and EY. They are amazing companies and have a lot to do but one thing that unites them both – they are devoted to digital business transformation – and t…
By Paul Greenberg on February 4, 2014
We move on to the CRM Watchlist 2014 Elite specialists – Blackbaud, Infusionsoft, Xactly. They each dominate their market, they each have a culture to be proud of and…other things. Read on to see what they are doing and what they should be.
By Paul Greenberg on March 28, 2013
This is now truly the final post for the 2013 CRM Watchlist. It consumed 4 months of my life and thus if you read my stuff, 4 months of yours. But it ends on a really good note. Today we look at the smaller impact players, two who affect particular ma…
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By Paul Greenberg on March 21, 2013
The ‘Young and Hot’ group includes two CRM Idol 2012 winners – Artesian Solutions and Crowdtap – and those companies who didn’t win but are worth being on a radar.