Cloud

IBM’s Oracle Service Line Achieves Oracle Cloud Elite Status

I am thrilled to announce that the Oracle Service Line has achieved Cloud Elite status, the highest level of recognition in the Oracle PartnerNetwork Cloud Program.  There are only a handful of competitors that have also achieved this designation and it is an important milestone in our Oracle Cloud story. About Oracle PartnerNetwork Over the […]

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IBM Retail on Cloud: A New Way to Implement Enterprise Applications

Let’s take a close look to IBM Retail on Cloud! At IBM we are inventing a ‘new way to work’ that is inherently social, mobile, cloud-based and steeped in analytics. This new way to work helps us to be agile and innovative in a company of hundreds of thousands of people. The transformation that is […]

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IBM’s JDE Practice Partners with Houston User Group – “Leading the Oil and Gas Market Transformation”

In late March, IBM picked up Diamond Sponsorship with the Houston User Group (HUG). This partnership is part of IBM’s long term strategic investment into the Oil and Gas Industry. During the recently concluded 2nd Quarter HUG meeting (May 21, 2015), I got the opportunity to catch up with two of the HUG board members […]

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Cloud and the Staying Power of Traditional ERP

Many firms are taking a look at Cloud ERP. While a Cloud approach for ERP (Financials) has not been as rapidly adopted as in the HR or Sales domains, the ERP market is taking steps to explore the maturity of  Cloud. Traditional ERP platforms – characterized by an initial license fee with ongoing maintenance – […]

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Collaborate 2015: Announcing JDE Hybrid Cloud for Supply Chain Management

Collaborate 2015 is here and once again in Vegas. As my preparation to the event in the last twenty four hours, I was exchanging group emails with a few client friends. They reminded me the new slogan for Vegas. What happens in Vegas, stays forever on facebook and youtube 🙂 I am ready for the […]

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IBM @ JDE Partner Summit 2015 – “Playing the Winning Hand”

  This year the JDE Partner Summit had an interesting theme – “A Winning Hand.” The event was a roaring success with nearly 700 participants from 30+ countries. We at IBM want to thank Lyle Ekdahl, John Schiff and the extended JDE leadership for creating this high growth, fun, vibrant and energetic ecosystem.     […]

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IBM @ INFOCUS – “The Future of JDE Business Innovation”

            Last week, a dinner conversation with a CIO (JDE Oil Field Services leader), caught my attention. He was quoting from Michael Porter, “If you had all the money and resources in the world, you don’t need a strategy.” As simple as that might sound it is the reality in […]

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IBM Helping Clients Shift ERP to the Cloud

Did you know that IBM has successfully implemented Oracle ERP transformations to the Cloud for some of our top clients?  According to a recent survey by Pierre Audoin Consultants, a significant share of organizations around the world have adopted Cloud to support some aspect of their business operations, and this trend will only increase as […]

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The Journey to Oracle Cloud

The adoption of Cloud has skyrocketed over the last few years and shows no signs of slowing down.  Why are organizations choosing Cloud over traditional approaches of delivering IT services?  The IBM Center for Applied Insights conducted a survey of 879 decision makers who have adopted Cloud for their organizations, and while reducing the total […]

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