Moving Accounting and ERP Between Clouds

October 16, 2009
By djohnson

The Goal: Saving money is a key component of cloud computing. Cloud computing can be implemented internally or externally. As mentioned in several articles, cloud computing can benefit businesses through rapid scaling, paying for only the services that you use, reducing hardware purchases, and dynamically allocating computing loads. Running applications on a cloud computing...
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ERP VARs in the age of SaaS

September 10, 2009
By djohnson

Clients demand web-based solutions, but can value added resellers (VARs) make money with SaaS models? SaaS provides have declared war on value added resellers (VARs) that specialize in accounting, ERP, and CRM solutions. There is no official declaration, but here are some manifestations of the war: Direct selling versus partnerships. Application providers that sell...
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Social Networking for Business

September 4, 2009
By admin

Most business users utilize social networking tools such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter. Many are doing this on company time and much of the networking is being done for business purposes. Is this a problem? Yes and no. The idea that people interact with peers, potential job candidates, customers, competitors without going through the...
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