Newsletters 2004

 
 

March 23, 2004

Host Threat Prevention: a New Weapon in the War against Desktop Threats

Host Threat Prevention: a New Weapon in the War against Desktop Threats By Dennis Szerszen It is no secret. Windows is riddled with interfaces that can leave a business vulnerable to attack, which is why the PC desktop has emerged as a primary source of enterprise security worries. The extensible nature of Windows vastly increases […]

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March 8, 2004

What’s Next for Business Intelligence

What’s Next for Business Intelligence By Fern B. Halper The Business Intelligence (BI) market is continuing to evolve. With a number of vendors such as Cognos and Business Objects rounding out their core set of BI functionality with their new reporting capabilities, the question is: What’s next for this market? We believe that successful BI […]

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March 1, 2004

Business Objects Sets the Roadmap for Its Acquisition of Crystal Decisions

Business Objects Sets the Roadmap for Its Acquisition of Crystal Decisions By Fern B. Halper Software acquisitions are often a tricky business, so we were very interested to speak with Business Objects, a Business Intelligence leader, who recently completed the acquisition of Crystal Decisions, a company that excels in reporting. Knowing that its competitor Cognos […]

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January 13, 2004

Ascential Software Moves Up Market

Ascential Software Moves Up Market by Marcia Kaufman With $1 billion in cash from the sale of the Informix database in 2001, Ascential Software has spent the past 3 years systematically executing a strategy of acquiring, building, and marketing its way into position as a leading player in the data integration market. While it may […]

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January 5, 2004

New Entrants Will Need to Position Themselves Carefully in the Composite Application Market

New Entrants Will Need to Position Themselves Carefully in the Composite Application Market by Fern B. Halper We anticipate that composite applications will be increasingly important to dynamically responsive organizations. Therefore, we were interested to learn that CommerceOne, a company that was an early pioneer in the procurement space was repositioning itself for this market. […]

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