Azure suffers from significant outage this week

Azure suffers from significant outage this week

November 21, 2014 PartnerCompete
All appears to be resolved at this point, but Azure was down for a period of multiple hours for some users earlier this week in what sounds like its largest ever downtime event. We don't have a lot of commentary to add on this one. Redmond Channel…
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3 days agoAzure suffers from significant outage this week
TomorrowNow is finally yesterday's news

TomorrowNow is finally yesterday’s news

November 21, 2014 PartnerCompete
SAP will pay Oracle $359.2 million to settle charges that it was stealing Oracle's IP and profiting from it. That's all. The ruling does not shut down the whole 3rd party support market. This thing has been hanging out there for a while. SAP seven…
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3 days agoTomorrowNow is finally yesterday’s news
Here NetSuite, choke on your own words – Part 2

Here NetSuite, choke on your own words – Part 2

November 21, 2014 PartnerCompete
We highlighted last week how silly NetSuite sounds as it goes after Infor for hosting its apps on Amazon Web Services. Infor hits back with arguments that NetSuite has no business trying to refute. If you are playing along at home you know that In…
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4 days agoHere NetSuite, choke on your own words – Part 2
Salesforce.com's horrible 29% growth quarter

Salesforce.com’s horrible 29% growth quarter

November 20, 2014 PartnerCompete
That's right, only 29% growth and guidance of only 20-21% for the year, so the stock takes a quick 4% hit. What if the analysts considered the "real" growth rate. We have maintained for some time now that when you look at the growth rate of the pu…
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5 days agoSalesforce.com’s horrible 29% growth quarter
SAP Business ByDesign is the best product in the market

SAP Business ByDesign is the best product in the market

November 20, 2014 PartnerCompete
A year ago channel partners were dropping it, SAP would hardly mention it, and the analysts had written it off as a failed experiment. Now SAP says it…
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5 days agoSAP Business ByDesign is the best product in the market
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