In a move that further cements Apple's iOS devices as key tools for enterprise software vendors, SAS Institute will team with business intelligence vendor Mellmo to bring analytic apps to the iOS platform.
Google's decision to ask the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office to re-examine a number of the Oracle patents at issue in the companies' ongoing intellectual-property case could have a significant effect on how the dispute plays out.
MicroStrategy will announce a series of new BI (business intelligence) products for Apple mobile devices, transactional data systems and on-demand deployments at its annual user conference this week.
In a move that will be seen by many as a big win for open source campaigners, plans to create a consortium to buy Novell patents have been withdraw. Apple was included in the Microsoft-led consortium.
Apple, Oracle and EMC are involved with CPTN Holdings LLC, the Microsoft-led consortium that is purchasing 882 patents from Novell.
Google intends to fight Oracle's lawsuit against it over the use of Java in Android.
Adobe has agreed to buy Web software maker Day Software Holding in a deal worth $240 million, the company said in a statement Wednesday.
Microstrategy is releasing a new business intelligence app for the iPhone.
Salesforce.com has countersued Microsoft for patent infringement.
Salesforce.com is aiming at entrepreneurs with a new Contact Manager offering.
Business software vendors are using a variety of means to entice customers to buy amid the recession, a new report has found.
Google's new secure data connector could result in a slew of tie-ins to other enterprise applications.
CODA is launching a full-featured SaaS accounting application that works in tandem with Salesforce.com.
Managers on the go can get those HR approvals done with BlackBerry support to follow
A pair of new iPhone applications let Amazon EC2 users manipulate their systems on the go.