Debbie Walton
Word nerd, sheep in wolf’s clothing with a deep love of print
29 Articles Published
The student [e]xperience in higher education
Last year in March, ERP Today editor Paul Esherwood wrote a critical article on the dismal attempts at digital transformation in higher education (HE) facilities. Who was to know that a few days after that was published in ERP Today, that...
Unitherm is hitting the UK market using Acumatica
Unitherm is a supplier of heating solutions for residential and commercial applications in Ireland. Today, they announced their partnership with Acumatica Cloud ERP to support their expansion into the UK.  Unitherm was established in 2004 and is well-known in Ireland for their...
Slack Q1 results top expectations
Slack has reported its first quarter fiscal 2022 results, revealing a 36 percent year-on-year increase in total revenue to $273.4m.  With its $27.7 bn acquisition by Salesforce still ongoing, Slack said it added 13,000 net new paid customers during Q1, including 102 paid...
HPE reports double-digit revenue growth
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) the global, edge-to-cloud Platform-as-a-Service company has reported fiscal second-quarter earnings that beat expectations as it returned to revenue growth for the first time since 2018.  The household name in computing reported a profit before certain costs such as stock...
Epicor Acquires KBMax a Technology Leader in the CPQ Market
Epicor, a global leader of industry-specific enterprise software to promote business growth, announced today that it has acquired Configure Price Quote (CPQ) and visualisation software provider KBMax. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.  KBMax software solutions will be marketed under...
Centrica names Cognizant as Exclusive Partner for SAP Business Process Transformation
Professional services company, Cognizant, has been selected by leading international energy services and solutions company, Centrica, as the sole technology services partner to manage and transform the SAP environment supporting its UK operations.  Centrica provides energy supply and services to 10 million business...
Workday unveils talent investment and expansion plans
Workday Inc., the enterprise cloud application provider for finance and human resources, has revealed plans to create 2,500 new roles and expand office locations to create new talent pools. The business announced this week the plans to expand office locations...
Snowflake reports strong Q1 financial results
Financial results released today (27 May 2021) by Data Cloud company Snowflake (NYSE: SNOW), reveal 110% year-on-year growth in revenue and product revenue in Q1 of the 2021/2022 financial year. Revenue for the quarter was $228.9m, representing 110% year-over-year growth.  Product revenue...
University of Oxford and Oracle partner in identification of COVID-19 variants
Oracle has recently announced undoubtedly lucrative partnerships with Honda Red Bull Racing and The Premier League. But taking into account where the world finds itself right now, with the emergence of COVID-19 variants threatening to slow the global recovery, Oracle is also taking great...
Advanced World 2021 – Software Powered Agility
My journey into the world of ERP is in its infancy and as every new recruit should, I relish the chance to devour information, knowledge and opinions on the industry that I find myself in for the first time. In...