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High Hopes for Workday, Inc. on Initial Trading Day
Workday, Inc., was enthusiastically greeted by investors on its first day of trading with the stock jumping 74 percent. Workday was founded in 2005 by David

initial public offer  The funding from the initial public offering will allow Workday to enhance and extend its existing product offerings. The question now is the future direction for Workday. Now that it is public, it will need to focus on turning a profit before it can expand into other application areas. It will also need to expand the functional application footprint to be able to compete with vendors who offer broader enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions. Hopefully, these competing market drivers won’t

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initial public offer  Chief Executive Officer. Our initial focus involved looking at the needs of our customer base and building a strategy that takes our clients and new business into the next phase of solution development. As enhancements in key areas of eBPCS functionality are introduced, together with extended solution capabilities, we will aggressively target the industrial market. Developments that SSA claims to have currently been involved with include vertical industry enhancements for automotive and engineering, Read More

Red Hat Heads for the Cloud with OpenShift


It would be an understatement to say that Red Hat is an interesting enterprise software company. Since its founding in 1994 and initial public offering (IPO) in 1999, the vendor has focused on businesses and divisions thereof that embrace open-source computing tools. In 2001, Red Hat introduced Enterprise Linux, a “frozen” mature version of Linux whose support and maintenance the vendor could

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IFS Applications Achieves Oracle Exastack Optimized Status


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