ThePulse Software - Cloud - Mobile
20 June 2012
Cloud Computing SAAS Mobile Big Data Sales & Marketing Leadership
This week's issue brought to you by: Actian

Open Source Trends

TIM YEATONHow can your company benefit from joining a “super community?” Or what about “innersourcing?” Black Duck Software’s CEO discusses these and other hot open source trends, as well as open source innovation and the mobile environment.

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Top 3 Tips for New CEOs

BURTON GOLDFIELDNeed an insightful look into CEO decision making? Burton Goldfield, who was named a Most Admired CEO by the San Francisco Business Times last year and held leadership roles at Hyperion, IBM, Rational, Ketera and now at TriNet, shares his top three tips for success for new CEOs.

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Navigating the PaaS Maze

SURESH SAMBANDAMDo you know the difference between an iPaaS and an aPaas? What about the different types of aPaas offerings? Who are the vendors in this landscape, and what are the key criteria for selecting a solution?

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Social Media for Business

ADAM WEINROTHSavvy B2B marketers are turning to professional social networks. And that includes a lot more than LinkedIn and Twitter. There’s power in engaging with potential customers on social networks focused on a particular industry.

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This Week's Sponsor: Actian


ActianThree Webinars You Don’t Want to Miss

Enabling Agile BI Webinar - featuring guest speaker from Forrester Research
June 21, 2012 10:00 a.m. PT / 1:00 p.m. ET
Join Fred Gallagher, GM of Actian’s Vectorwise team, and guest speaker, Boris Evelson of Forrester to learn:

  • Why traditional BI approaches do not meet the need for agility in fast-paced organizations
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  • The role of high-performance analytic databases as a critical enabler of Agile BI in your organization
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Big Data for Little Dollars - an InformationWeek Webcast
June 27, 2012 - 11:00 a.m. PT / 2:00 p.m. ET
Join Fred Gallagher, General Manager of Actian Vectorwise, to discuss:

  • The cost factors that drive Big Data analytics
  • How the Vectorwise architecture takes advantage of the untapped performance of modern chips to deliver blazing Big Data analytics performance
  • How Vectorwise customers are achieving the benefits of Big Data analytics without incurring a Big Money cost
  • How Vectorwise customers in the retail, social media and distribution industries are running multi-terabyte analytic workloads on cost-effective, easily managed industry-standard servers.
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Mobile BI Best Practices Webinar
Listen to this on-demand webinar about making business intelligence easy. You’ll learn:

  • The latest trends shaping enterprise mobility and Mobile BI
  • Why Mobile BI is different from traditional BI
  • How to avoid costly mistakes in deploying Mobile BI
  • How to ensure the success of your Mobile BI deployment
Register here.