VMware Takes On Hybrid Clouds and PaaS
Kamesh Pemmaraju speaks with VMware VP Shekar Ayyar on the companies hybrid cloud vision and PaaS strategy in this post to his SandHill.com Blog, Leaders in the Cloud.
Discouraging “Unsupervised Thinking”
Guy Smith of Silicon Strategies Marketing explains why it’s necessary to understand the enterprise buyer’s thought process in order to help guide purchase decisions in this post to the SandHill.com Blog on software marketing best practices.
NFC - A Mobile Tech to Watch
Roman Fihel of SoftServe looks closer at the business cases and mobile value of Near Field Communication (NFC) in this post to the SandHill.com Blog, Mobile Moves.
Building the Supply Chain of the Future
Getting there means ditching today's monolithic model in favor of splintered supply chains that dismantle complexity, and using manufacturing networks to hedge uncertainty. Read more in this analysis from The McKinsey Quarterly.
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Top Stories from the Past Week
- Cloud-storage sites eye billion-dollar valuations (SF Chronicle)
- Death of Moore's Law will cause economic crisis (Techworld)
- Eric Schmidt's Next Big Gig: Obamaman? (The Register)
- Verizon, SAP Join To Deliver CRM To Smartphone Users (CRM Daily)
- Analytics, Storage and Cloud Skills Will Be in Demand (NewsFactor)
The Latest Software Business News on SandHill.com
All Headlines: 38% of SMBs depend on mobile apps.
VC Activity: DotCloud receives $10 million.
M&A Deals: DemandTec acquires investment management vendor M-Factor.
Executive Moves: Cloud9 Analytics names Jim Burleigh CEO.
Quote of the Week
“Around 2020 or soon afterward, Moore's law will gradually cease to hold true and Silicon Valley may slowly turn into a rust belt unless a replacement technology is found.”
- Physicist and author Michio Kaku on the death of Moore’s law
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