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

DevOps Movement

K.D. SinghWipro explains how DevOps automation is bringing development and operations together and addressing bottlenecks, inefficiencies, and scrunching development cycles. And enablement through the cloud is the magic layer.

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Preparing for IPO

Jim McGeever NetSuite’s COO has taken three companies public. He shares insights and six key actions in preparing a software company for IPO.

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Liaison Acquires Hubspan

Larry MieldezisA few days ago Liaison Technologies acquired Hubspan, creating the leading cloud integration platform and the largest pure-play cloud-based integration brokerage. They discuss the cloud services broker trend, real-time business intelligence data, and how the acquisition changes the vendor landscape.

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Customer Engage Analytics

PAUL RESSLERAre you a SaaS provider missing the information on how to be more profitable? A recent Cirrostratus Group survey reveals many SaaS providers are don’t analyze customer engagement data. Here are five tips for using that data to reduce churn, increase conversion, and even improve your product.

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Sweet and Sour of Investing Part 2
(August 29, 8 AM PT / 11 AM ET)


Listen to the “Coffee Break with Game Changers” show presented by SAP and featuring Sand Hill Group’s MR Rangaswami as one of the panel members.

You’ve created the greatest new product or service of the millennium ... but you have no money to take it to market. Your best options for raising the needed funding: beg your FFF (family, friends, fools) circle to bankroll you; tap an earthly angel for seed money; and/or convince a venture capitalist to invest millions. Which route to go?

Panelists include Chris O’Connor of Taptera, Sanjay Parthasarathy of, MR Rangaswami of Sand Hill Group, and Gaurav Tewari of  SAP Ventures.

Click here to listen to the Coffee Break episode.


This Week's Sponsor: Wipro


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