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Social Products and Innovative Business Models that the CIO Must Match.

by Michael Maoz  |  April 1, 2013

March Madness for me wasn't watching as Louisville and Michigan blew threw the field, but about creating five conference presentations. Tomorrow starts the Gartner Business Process Management Summit at the...

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Black Friday - Do Your Homework, Check the Reviews Twice

by Jenny Sussin  |  November 15, 2012

The holiday shopping season is upon us with Black Friday descending upon the US next week. In a blaze of glory we wake up at 4 am and run to...

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1,000 Gartner Clients Served (!)

by Benoit Lheureux  |  July 11, 2012

Yesterday I completed a call on the topic of EDI and B2B integration with a client and coincidentally also achieved a professional milestone: the client, La-Z-Boy Inc. (named with permission...

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Are Nine Solution Patterns for Integration Brokerage Enough?

by Benoit Lheureux  |  March 13, 2012

When is enough, enough? Yesterday I published research that enumerates and describes nine different integration brokerage  (IB) solution patterns -- Integration Brokerage Solution Patterns Address Many Integration Problems (subscription required)....

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Ignore Process Pain Points at Your Peril!

by Samantha Searle  |  February 3, 2012

Where did you do most of the Christmas shopping this year? Like many people, I avoided the crowded high streets and placed orders online. Internet shoppers spent almost £8bn online...

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Mobile eCommerce is misrepresented heading into Black Friday.

by Michael Maoz  |  November 21, 2011

On Sunday the most influential newspaper on the East Coast of the United States ran an article about Mobile eCommerce. It quoted compelling statistics from the largest computer company in...

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Cloud: Proceed With Caution — Brokerages Can Help

by Benoit Lheureux  |  June 20, 2011

July 19th update -- updated below with reference to 2nd of two CSB case studies, on Mohawk - bjl June 28th update -- updated below with reference to 1st of...

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2011 Predictions for Integration, B2B and Cloud Services Brokerage

by Benoit Lheureux  |  January 10, 2011

In the run-up to Year-End 2010 my colleagues and I published our annual 2011 Predicts reports, featuring a wide range of predictions related to integration, B2B and cloud computing. These...

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A RedLaser to the Heart of Business

by Tom Austin  |  December 16, 2010

A month ago, I download a copy of the RedLaser app for my iPhone as I headed out the door for Australia. In an airport along the way, I saw Clive...

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IBM Acquires Sterling Commerce -- And Ups the Ante on B2B

by Benoit Lheureux  |  May 24, 2010

Just on the heals of IBM acquiring Cast Iron Systems a few weeks ago, today IBM announced that it is acquiring Sterling Commerce for $1.4b in cash. Adding to other...

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