EMC Should Sell Documentum, HP Should Buy It

EMC made big news yesterday when it announced its hybrid cloud play. Headlines raced across the wires saying things like “EMC Frantically Pivots Toward the Cloud” and “EMC Moves...
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EMC Gets a Hybrid Cloud Play, Will Anyone Buy?

EMC has been blasting its trumpets about the cloud for at least four years. It might even be longer, as anyone who has been to an EMC World from 2010 onward can testify. And frankly, even most Las Vegas...
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Connecting Workers to Information in the Digital Workplace

Two billion jobs will be lost by 2030 … and that’s a good thing? So says Paul Miller, author of the newly released book "The Digital Renaissance of Work: Delivering Digital Workplace...
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Jive’s Social Biz Software: You, Me, Community

Collaboration software in the enterprise is a “must have." And many of the big software and service providers have integrated social workplace tools into their products. Microsoft has brought...
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Wake-Up IBM: OpenText Offers Lessons on Cloud Computing

You can almost see it. An overweight IBM sits at the back of the cloud class while the teacher gives out prizes for cloud movement. OpenText gets a full set of gold stars … IBM a terse note saying...
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Following SAP and Oracle, IBM Latest to Jump to Microsoft Azure

Microsoft already partnered with SAP and Oracle on its cloud-computing platform. Why not toss in the fourth player in the Big Four? IBM is the latest partner in Microsoft’s enterprise software...
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Find Your WorkType, Courtesy of Jive

“How the heck did I get stuck in this role?” Admit it, you’ve probably run out of a meeting and into your cube, hidden your face in your hands and bitten your lip to keep yourself from...
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Cloudera + Microsoft’s Snuggle in the Cloud Causes Confusion

Anyone that Hortonworks gets into bed with, Cloudera snuggles up to next. This, of course, is not a proven theorem. But it sure seems to be the case lately. Earlier this month Hadoop enterprise data hub...
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Take a Seat Google, Amazon: Microsoft’s Cloud Wins the Day

Though the new mobile-first, cloud-first Microsoft is more open and plays nice with everyone, it also wants to knock the socks, shirt and hat off of the competition. And, if CEO Satya Nadella is right,...
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IBM Stumbles on its Road to the Cloud

The transition to the cloud is not happening fast enough for slow-moving IBM, which today reported disappointing third quarter results: Revenue of $22.4 billion declined 4 percent year over year and fell...
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