Another ERP acquisition for Microsoft?

Another ERP acquisition for Microsoft?

May 29, 2015 PartnerCompete
We'd say fat chance, but an analyst has suggested acquiring Swedish ERP firm IFS is Microsoft's next move. Yes, break out the champagne to celebrate another overlapping ERP solution. Or not. It's hard to see any sense in an acquisition like this.…
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2 days agoAnother ERP acquisition for Microsoft?
Oracle v. Google: We're not screwed yet

Oracle v. Google: We’re not screwed yet

May 29, 2015 PartnerCompete
A bit off the Dynamics topic here, but some progress on a major court case that has implications on software development using API's. We'd suggest the source article and its many links to get into the find details of the case. The suggesting is th…
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2 days agoOracle v. Google: We’re not screwed yet
It doesn't matter that SAP is five times as expensive

It doesn’t matter that SAP is five times as expensive

May 27, 2015 PartnerCompete
Very frustrating when politics and executive egos get in the way of a company making a good software decision. That may be the case with a Dynamics customer I spoke with this week. They are on Dynamics AX 2009 in one division, but their parent com…
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4 days agoIt doesn’t matter that SAP is five times as expensive
NetSuite is just super awesome and unique. Really.

NetSuite is just super awesome and unique. Really.

May 25, 2015 PartnerCompete
Here's an interesting recap of NetSuite's recent SuiteWorld conference, and the company's attempt to tell a different story than its competitors. It's also a story of an executive who a year ago would extol the virtues of Microsoft Dynamics, and n…
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6 days agoNetSuite is just super awesome and unique. Really.
Wait. What? Sage Life is a real product?

Wait. What? Sage Life is a real product?

May 25, 2015 PartnerCompete
This both makes the product offering itself a little more compelling but also makes Sage's overall product strategy much more muddled. A few more details are starting to emerge. I suppose they better, as the company is reportedly going to make a b…
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6 days agoWait. What? Sage Life is a real product?
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