Industry News

Overload, laws are blocks to retail big data

A new survey by The Economist Intelligence Unit commissioned by Indian IT giant Wipro Ltd finds that nearly all respondents’ businesses have seen a positive economic return

Historic French VAR fails

A 37 year old French VAR working with Microsoft, VMware, NetApp, Citrix and others has been placed into liquidation.The failure of Uhl Bonaventure Informatique (UBI) in eastern France seems to have been a classic case of cashflow as many customers have delayed paying their bills.

Adaptive reveals global expansion

Adaptive Planning, specialist in cloud-based business analytics solutions, announced during its recent Worldwide Partner Summit a global expansion and rising revenue driven by its channel partners.

Imtech sells back stake in Turkish firm

Imtech has concluded a review in Turkey and announced it plans to sell back its 80% shareholding in a Turkey-based engineering company AE Arma-Elektropanç as it its profile is no longer in line with Imtech’s market strategy, it says.

SAP in transition

SAP's Q4 and full year showed a changing business. The EMEA region saw high single-digit growth with non-IFRS software and cloud subscription revenue increasing 9% at constant currencies.

Workday names new EMEA head

Workday, human resources and finance cloud applications specialit, has appointed Chano Fernandez as its new EMEA President.