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QlikTech announced QlikView for Communities, a new deployment model that brings the power of QlikView analysis to the masses. QlikView for Communities allows organizations to extend simple yet powerful analysis to large communities of users outside their organization such as suppliers, partners and customers. Bringing QlikView to a mass audience allows QlikTech customers to solve critical business challenges. For instance, bringing purchase and inventory information to channel partners allows manufacturers to reduce waste and spoilage in the supply chain. By sharing key performance metrics, a service provider can create customer trust which strengthens the customer relationship. Making analytical views of a product catalog allows customers to quickly identify the right product for their needs. To reach a mass audience, BI must be web-based, easy to use and support lar... (more)

Germany's SKE Picks IKE To Cut Down IT Cost

One of its country's largest outsourcing projects will bring together SKE, a top German supplier of building and facilities management service, and Sweden's IFS, an IT support and business tools developer. SKE has contracted with the German city of Offenbach, to handle the renovation, maintenance, and service for 43 schools in Offenbach's district. SKE picked IFS to help them navigate the complexities of IT, so that a complete maintenance and product management solution can be tied in with financial and resource management days which SKE uses. SKE believes that large scale project... (more)

CrownPeak Search Outsmarting Google?

CrownPeak, a leader in content management, has introduced an intuitive Web search system that returns results bases on user's Web searching behavior and content selection. CrownPeak Search is the first on-demand, "intelligent," search service of its kind.   CrownPeak Search works by analyzing every search request and interaction executed by a user; and then dynamically adapts to offer users search results that are "customized" to what is relevant to them. The technology can help companies make Web-based searches more productive, and can offer site visitors an enhanced Web experie... (more)

Cisco vs IBM: Cisco Selling Server-Free Future

In a bid to advance the notion that many communications functions in servers would be more efficient if moved into enterprise networks, Cisco is setting itself up to compete with territory staked out by IBM's WebSphere. However, Cisco's CEO, John Chambers, says the move must be looked at as a way for the company to set itself apart from encroaching Asian, network rivals. Cisco said that over the next year, it will move further into data center functionality, looking to achieve prominence in storage distribution and processing power across networks. Service areas that IBM's WebSphe... (more)

Compuware Offers Java EE Application Service Management

Compuware has enhanced its application service management solutions with the availability of Compuware Vantage 9.8 and a portfolio of related service offerings. IT organizations must deliver high-performing applications that serve the core needs of the business. These Compuware offerings expand the ability of IT to achieve service goals by providing a highly scalable solution to monitor all users, all the time. Further advances in performance analysis integrate detailed J2EE analysis, early detection of infrastructure change and application service mapping data. Expertly delivere... (more)