For millennials, the cloud is already very much a reality. As they move into the world of business, they will expect their experience with technology at work to mirror their experience at home. We have to start thinking differently if we want to recruit and retain tomorrow’s talent. Continue reading
Agresso ERP users responsive to business change more than 95% of the time
UNIT4, the global leader in software that supports business change, today released new user-based evidence collected by technology management consulting firm Eval-Source proving that its Agresso enterprise resource planning (ERP) architectural capabilities continue to provide substantial advantages for ambitious, rapidly-changing organizations, compared to other leading ERP software. Continue reading
With the furore around Google Glass and the potential wearable technology offers the consumer, how long might it take before it reaches the enterprise? Google Glass is available now (apparently) and it signifies an incredible leap forward towards real ‘wearable’ technology. Continue reading
Technology shifts periodically occur that change the rules of the game. In the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) market we are experiencing a revolution as four major technology trends – social collaboration, mobile computing, analytics and cloud technologies – converge to transform business applications. Continue reading
As funding models are changing for many universities, research as a strategic activity is receiving more attention. It can provide a reliable source of revenue and growth and also provide a competitive differentiator as the market expands and international institutions expand their reach.
Oxford and Cambridge Universities are taking a proactive management approach to research that other institutions can learn from. Glenn Swafford, Director of Research Services at Oxford and Paul Dampier, Director with responsibility for Business Systems used throughout research, teaching and administration at Cambridge, published an article this week in EDUCAUSE online talking about the challenges they face and the solution they have developed in partnership with UNIT4 to address the challenge of research costing and pricing.