There were 7 blog postings during March (2013):
Kofax grabs another flotation device with Altasoft buy
Kofax has continued its journey beyond document capture tech – buying US-based operational BI vendor Altosoft last week for $13.5m. Building on its acquisition of UK-based BPM technology provider Singularity in December 2011, Altosoft’s...
Neil Ward-Dutton, MWD Advisors | 4th March '13
Gamifying processes: seductive, but proceed with caution
Gamification is a word I’ve only recently been able to bring myself to say, because it’s so ugly. I finally relented after I saw a fantastic presentation at a recent J.Boye conference, about how gaming principles had been used to great effect in...
Neil Ward-Dutton, MWD Advisors | 13th March '13
Box picks up the pace in Europe
As a UK-based analyst, it’s interesting to watch how US-based vendors manage the move into the European market. For some, it is, for a long time, little more than a line in their marketing materials, perhaps with one or two satellite sales guys...
Angela Ashenden, MWD Advisors | 18th March '13
What catches your customers' Pinterest?
Pinboard-style social media website Pinterest set tongues wagging last week with the announcement of its first built-in analytics capability. The new tool enables business users of Pinterest to see what and how many people are pinning from their...
Helena Schwenk, MWD Advisors | 18th March '13
The "fluffiness" of collaboration, the challenges of measuring ROI, and your own action plan
If you’ve got anything to do with how your organisation collaborates internally amongst employees, or externally with partners, customers, suppliers and other entities, then this post is for you. It’s all about our online Collaboration...
Neil Ward-Dutton, MWD Advisors | 21st March '13
Revolution Analytics charts its European expansion
As a UK-based analyst it’s always interesting to observe how US software companies attempt to break into the European market. Revolution Analytics—the commercial open source R software and service provider and one of the vendors I track (read my...
Helena Schwenk, MWD Advisors | 25th March '13
bpmNEXT - mojo in Monterey
Most conferences I go to are not conferences in the classic sense; they’re really industry sales and marketing events with little conference-y bits around the edges. This is not to knock the industry sales/marketing events; everyone knows why...
Neil Ward-Dutton, MWD Advisors | 26th March '13
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