Interop: Oracle Looks Beyond ERP
The company announced at Interop that it will follow the money by emphasizing line-of-business applications embedded with Web 2.0 features.
SAP Scales Back SaaS Product Plans
Technical issues and profit-bleeding implementations prompt SAP to move more slowly with its ambitious Business ByDesign on-demand software service.
Google Gmail Loses Functionality
Problems with accessing the online e-mail's IMAP feature fuel concerns about uptime and reliability as well as business adoption of software as a service.
Holy Web 2.0 Herding Nightmare
Question: Do today's new collaboration tools make it harder for IT to wrangle corporate information, or easier? Answer: Yes.
SaaS: Red Light, Green Light
Here's how to drive your software-as-a-service initiative beyond standbys like CRM--without getting into dangerous territory.
Readers Weigh In
Respondents include enthusiastic SaaS supporters and cautious detractors.
Curl's Nitro Takes Aim At Adobe AIR
The two companies also compete with Microsoft's Windows Presentation Foundation and Silverlight in the online-offline rich Internet app runtime marketplace.