Pulse Poll: Who'll Win Retek?
Oracle moved to stop SAP from acquiring Retek. Take this week's poll and give us your opinion on which company will end up with the retail software vendor.
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More Insight on Software Marketing
Last week, the SandHill.com blog on marketing priorities in 2005 brought thought-provoking predictions from Matt Miller of WaldenVC, Mike Nevens, former McKinsey managing partner, Mitchell Levy and Robert Wright of Marketing Arts. Up next, the SandHill.com blog will look at a different aspect of software marketing: messaging style. Watch for submissions from marketing experts Rick Bennett, Britton Mancuso and Stephen Shu.
Learn to Deploy a Software-as-a-Service Strategy
On April 7, Sand Hill Group will host a Web seminar devoted exclusively to helping vendors make software-as-a-service (SaaS) a reality. The conference will discuss a model for how to build, deliver and manage a profitable SaaS system. IDC program director, Amy Konary, Kana executive VP, Brian Kelley and Jamcracker president, Todd Johnson. Click here to find out more and register for the call.
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