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Gearing Up for 2014: Microsoft’s Cloud Tech Update for Autumn 2013

October 10, 2013
By guest blogger - Adam Kinsey

Cloud technology has been around for a while now, but recent news and developments are predicting that 2014 will be a momentous year for the cloud, particularly for cloud ERP. The biggest upcoming events will come from Microsoft. There have already been some upsets, perhaps the largest of which was the June announcement of...
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Analysis of Cloud ERP Applications

December 19, 2012
By guest blogger - Robert Houdeshell
Analysis of Cloud ERP Applications

When we analyze Cloud ERP Applications today, we have three major categories to choose from. They include well-funded legacy applications that have attempted to keep up with technology. They also include SaaS developed applications from the mid-2000’s and new Cloud ERP players. Analysis Group #1: Well-Funded Legacy Players Includes: Sage Software, Microsoft Dynamics, Epicor...
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Cloud ERP may follow Cloud Enterprise Messaging

May 17, 2012
By Edmund Tee
Cloud ERP may follow Cloud Enterprise Messaging

Think back a couple of decades. If you were a facsimile machine salesman, and had the chance to evaluate enterprise email as it begun to take off, would you have leapt at the opportunity? Or would you have stuck to what was comfortable, and risk getting relegated to the sidelines in the wake of...
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Microsoft’s “all in” the clouds

April 28, 2011
By guest blogger - John Fandl
Microsoft’s “all in” the clouds

Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer recently declared that the company is “all in” when it comes to cloud computing technology, announcing plans to update their stable of legacy ERPs to run on Microsoft’s Azure cloud platform. In this post, I’ll make a few comments to provide the Openbravo perspective. No Big Surprise First, this move...
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Converging on the Cloud

May 4, 2010
By djohnson
Converging on the Cloud

At Microsoft Convergence last week, there was a lot of talk about ERP and the Cloud. Just See the report provided by Rick Whiting in Channel Web or the report done by Brian Sommer on ZDnet. At this point, if you don’t believe that the cloud is a force to be reckoned with, it’s...
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