The Holloway Angle
The Holloway Angle contains short pieces of news, analysis and opinions on Process (including applications such as ERP, PLM and SCM) and Sensory devices (RFID). Some of this will not be completely thought out but instead I hope you will add value to my off-the-wall thoughts. It won't always be regular but please feel free to contribute to the debate. May the ping be with you!
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23 May, 2013: Informatica acquire Active Endpoints
Active Endpoints has been acquired by Informatica. The news was buried in a press release announcing Informatica’s latest cloud-based product which is dated February 20, 2013. It’s not immediately clear when the acquisition happened.
21 May, 2013: ERP
The change of season and, of course, the weather from snow to sunshine here in the UK seems to have coincided with the production of 2 reports on ERP from 2 of the major magazines aimed at the manufacturing vertical. Logistics Manager looked at...
16 May, 2013: QPR Software launch standalone version of QPR EnterpriseArchitect
QPR Software has announced the launch of QPR EAXpress, a new software tool offering the benefits of QPR EnterpriseArchitect as a standalone version.
27 April, 2013: Access Group increases cloud footprint with acquisition of TeamSeer
On April 18th, Access Group acquired the SaaS-based staff planner and team management solution, TeamSeer, thus increasing their aCloud subscriber base. This makes Access’s ninth acquisition in recent months.
23 April, 2013: QPR Software and CGI form process analysis partnership
QPR Software announced today that they are to build a partnership with CGI to provide a process analysis service in Finland. This partnership will be based around QPR’s ProcessAnalyzer tool.
12 March, 2013: HandySoft change their name to BizFlow Corp
On March 11th, HandySoft formally announced a change of name to BizFlow Corp
07 March, 2013: Access announce aCloud CRM
Access announced yesterday a further addition to their offerings in the cloud with the launch of aCloud CRM following the announcement of the aCloud platform and the launch of aCloud Insight in January.
06 February, 2013: Access Group acquires thankQ
Access Group (Access) acquired fundraising and CRM software specialist, thankQ, in a £2.7m deal at the beginning of December 2012
31 January, 2013: Sage announces new European organisation to drive mid-market growth
Sage Group plc announced, on January 31st 2013, the formation of a new organisation to drive its growth across the European mid-market.
31 January, 2013: RFID middleware in the cloud - GlobeRanger announces the release of iMotion Stratus
GlobeRanger announced iMotion Stratus, the cloud-based version of its iMotion Edgeware Platform
13 November, 2012: QPR release new version of their ABPD product
QPR Software announced on November 6th the release of a new version of ProcessAnalyzer, their ABPD product.
13 November, 2012: Bizagi release a new version of their free Process Modelling tool
On November 7th, BizAgi announced the immediate release of a new version, Bizagi Process Modeler.
18 October, 2012: QPR Software and ProcessGold enter strategic partnership
QPR Software continues their development of the ABPD market by announcing a strategic partnership agreement with ProcessGold.
23 February, 2012: Another ABPD move from QPR Software
QPR Software announced on February 23rd the launch its Automated Business Process Discovery solution for Salesforce.com.
21 February, 2012: QPR Software announce good sales figures for 2011
QPR Software announced on February 16th their unaudited accounts for 2011
09 December, 2011: And another one is acquired!
Kofax plc, a provider of capture driven business process automation solutions, announced on December 7th 2012 that it has acquired Singularity Limited.
06 December, 2011: Progress make another acquisition foray into the Process market
Progress Software Corporation announced on December 5th that it has completed the acquisition of Corticon Technologies, Inc
26 October, 2011: Bosch complete acquisition of Inubit AG
The Bosch Group announced that they had completed the acquisition of Inubit AG on October 24th
07 October, 2011: Singularity announce new version of TotalAgility
Singularity has announced the launch of the latest version of their Business Process Management (BPM) and Case Management suite TotalAgility v5.3
04 October, 2011: Oracle announce Process Accelerator based on their BPM Suite
Oracle today unveiled at Oracle OpenWorld Oracle Process Accelerators aimed and simplifying and accelerating time-to-value for customers' BPM projects