There were 5 blog postings during October (2011):
Transition for TIBCO at TUCON
The week after Progressâ€™ Revolution customer event in Boston, I spent a few days in Vegas courtesy of TIBCO at its annual TUCON customer shindig. At one level, there are some interesting parallels to draw between Progress and TIBCO*: both vendors...
Neil Ward-Dutton, MWD Advisors | 3rd October '11
Oracle ups the in-memory stakes with Exalytics launch
Oracle started the Openworld conference this week by announcing the launch of Oracle Exalytics BI machine, an in-memory analytics appliance. Exalytics marks the next permutation in a line of appliances that includes Exadata for data warehousing and...
Helena Schwenk, MWD Advisors | 4th October '11
Calling BS on… "Our technology makes your business agile"
In the quest for ever more â€˜business meaningful messagingâ€™, Iâ€™ve noticed that the concept of â€˜business agilityâ€™ has become ever more commonly deployed by software and hardware vendors. Thereâ€™s nothing at all wrong with business agility...
Neil Ward-Dutton, MWD Advisors | 4th October '11
VMware looks beyond virtualisation with its end-user computing strategy
Earlier this week I had an interesting call with VMwareâ€™s CTO of SaaS and Application Services, Javier Soltero, to find out the thinking behind its acquisition of microblogging vendor, Socialcast, in May this year. As a collaboration analyst, I...
Angela Ashenden, MWD Advisors | 7th October '11
Box continues momentum with $81m funding round
Yesterday, Box.net announced the completion of a Series D funding round which raised an impressive $81 million from investors including Salesforce.com, SAP Ventures, Bessemer Venture Partners, NEA, Andreessen Horowitz and Draper Fisher Jurvetson...
Angela Ashenden, MWD Advisors | 12th October '11
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