Design

IDC Says SaaS Is Making It Big In Enterprises

IDC Says SaaS Is Making It Big In Enterprises

Today morning I wrote a post that pointed to a Gartner report that said SaaS revenues from enterprise application market has increased 14.1 percent in 2010 compared to 2009. Now the market research firm IDC has come out with a study that forecasts the market to reach $40.5 billion by 2014, representing a compound annual growth […]

Cloud One

Cloud One

While Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff is already talking up Cloud 2 , many are still stuck at Cloud One

Cloud Computing Market In India To Reach 1 Billion By 2015

Cloud Computing Market In India To Reach 1 Billion By 2015

According to India based research firm Zinnov, the Indian cloud computing market is going to experience a ten fold growth by 2015. According to the firm, the current cloud computing market is $110 Million today with, approximately, 66 Million in the SaaS market dominated by applications such as collaboration apps, CRM and ERP. The remaining […]

On Vaporware… And Google… And my Need for (Mobile) Speed

On Vaporware… And Google… And my Need for (Mobile) Speed

So this is a bit of a rant. I was at the Google IO keynote a month ago and sat transfixed at the Froyo demonstration. The mobile operating system that promised to provide an answer to mobile speed, cancer and early balding. I got my free HTC EVO, sold it and bought a Nexus One […]

I Hate to Say I Told You So.. But Ciao - SecondLife Work

I Hate to Say I Told You So.. But Ciao – SecondLife Work

All around nice guy, and superstar sans hair Mike Maney suggested a new title for this post – “SecondLife Heads for the Afterlife” – I kind of agree with him. Mike, this one’s for you…. I was at the Enterprise 2.0 conference last year when Linden Labs announced Second Life for Enterprise. I held no […]