Profile of Doug HenschenExecutive Editor, Enterprise Apps
Member Since: 11/15/2013
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Doug Henschen is Executive Editor of InformationWeek, where he covers the intersection of enterprise applications with information management, business intelligence, big data and analytics. He previously served as editor in chief of Intelligent Enterprise, editor in chief of Transform Magazine, and Executive Editor at DM News. He has covered IT and data-driven marketing for more than 15 years.
Articles by Doug Henschen
posted in April 2011
Software giant's first-quarter financial results fall short of expectations as its mobile, in-memory database, and on-demand products ramp up.
ERP provider will become number three vendor and Infor CEO Charles Phillips pledges aggressive investment and support.
Data-integration and data-transformation steps taken before loading the database are sometimes the best antidote to high-volume storage and scaling challenges.
Companies running Oracle software on HP's big servers will have to make choices. Here are the well-known migrations paths, a few unheralded options, and possible unintended consequences.
More than 100,000 organizations are signed up to test the vendor's new on-demand platform, suggesting email and collaboration could overtake CRM as the top services-based app.
Blending hard drives and solid-state memory, Teradata's 6680 promises four times faster performance than the vendor's latest hard-disk-only platform.
Talks between the two companies fizzled, according to Reuters. But what might HP see in Tibco's software portfolio?
Ballmer says consumer plays including phones, tablets, and even Kinect benefit Microsoft enterprise app customers, but scants details were offered on cloud-based enterprise resource planning.
It's announcing a new platform to unify separate business process management products. But the biggest integration step has yet to be taken.
Services and upgrades are aimed at managing, securing, retaining and retiring information. But is HP's approach too dependent on partner software?
New approach supports high-performance modeling and scoring against complete data sets, promising greater accuracy in predictive risk-analysis, fraud-detection and optimization scenarios.
Vendor highlights analytics, BI, mashups and cloud deployments at Boston user conference. But with one takeover bid on the table and rival Epicor now in play, Lawson seems headed for acquisition.