Giacomo Lee
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SAP GenAI gets boost with AWS cloud and chips
Ahead of its Sapphire 2024 conference in Orlando, SAP has announced an expanded, strategic collaboration with AWS to change modern cloud ERP experiences and help end users drive new capabilities and efficiencies with SAP GenAI (generative artificial intelligence).
ERP Today’s new CEO on the platform’s bright tomorrow
ERP Today CEO Martin Ashplant discusses his professional background, why he decided to join the platform and his bright vision of the future.
Where AI and digital twins meet supply chain in Oracle Fusion Cloud SCM
As companies face significant supply chain challenges, from component shortages to disrupted shipping routes, changing global trade agreements and volatile customer demand, smarter approaches are in high demand. Naturally this extends to the use of AI in supply chain management....
Government, commercial industries to get AI boost from Oracle and Palantir partnership
Oracle and Palantir have joined forces to deliver mission critical AI to businesses and governments around the world
CloudWorld: the key takeaways from Oracle UK leader and users
CloudWorld saw Oracle UK set out its agenda for 2024 - what's the message from VPs and customers?
Workday CTO: AI in HCM has real use cases
Workday's CTO discusses AI, ERP, empowering next-gen tech, and industry trends in the HCM landscape
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Integration is Innovation
Boomi CEO Steve Lucas on being inspired by connecting the world and why AI transformation can only happen with your data house in order.
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Editor’s words: The Year of the Customer
ERP Today readers, welcome to the Year of the Customer. Our editor, Giacomo Lee, reminisces on 2023 which was the Year of the Partner.
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Cloudy with a chance of curveballs
The times are a-changing: Giacomo Lee discusses human capital management today with consultancy CloudRock's CEO, Minos Ataliotis.
New SAP financials a pivotal point on cloud roadmap, with AI focus
CEO Christian Klein comments on Q4 results that "SAP is opening the next chapter... intensifying the shift of investments to strategic growth areas, above all AI."
IFS appoints Mark Moffat as CEO for the AI age
Mark Moffat has been promoted to CEO of IFS, as previous chief Darren Roos becomes the company’s Chair of the Board.
Infor Innovations Day: It’s RPA, Jim, but not as we know it
Probing deeper into the latest updates to CloudSuite, as unveiled at Infor Innovations Day Nordics.
Vendors set out their AI stalls in 2023. Where were all the skills?
Vendor conferences are over for the year, with all their wins news and GenAI hype. Not so much on the checklist? Skills.
Workday rising – and dancing – with EMEA industry takeover
Workday Rising EMEA highlighted customers wins with over 100 European-headquartered companies from more than 35 different industries.
Infor dares to mix AI with blockchain in CloudSuite upgrade
Infor has unveiled a wealth of updates to its industry-specific CloudSuites, with new features developed for industries including food & beverage, fashion, automotive and more.
Gartner on why CFOs need inhuman accountants
Exclusive: Mark D. McDonald, senior director analyst in the Gartner Finance Practice, talks GenAI use in the financial space
Would Albert Einstein approve of Salesforce AI stance?
Salesforce Dreamforce 2023 finished last week, and AI was the big theme of the company's flagship event. But what would the real Einstein make of Salesforce in this current moment?
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Blue Marine Foundation: Saving our seas in real time
Blue Marine's project with integrator City Dynamics is proof that while stargazing is an easy habit to fall into when it comes to tech, sometimes the best stories of transformation are happening “down to Earth”. Such stories are happening very much in the here and now, with real-time consequences for everyone on our embattled planet.
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Oracle: you got a big friend in Big Red
Cormac Watters tells ERP Today how Oracle is opening up, to become best friends with some of the world’s most philanthropic organizations.
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Winning Workday Q2 results show “trust” and stealth AI leadership
Workday Q2 results show $1.79bn in total revenues, with a clear sentiment of customer trust guiding the company's messaging to investors.
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“Smart” FSM: from SAP to Samsara, Apple to Android
For field or off-site workers in physical operations, using connected devices such as smartphones or tablets is a relatively new concept.
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Capgemini results boast good news, generative AI “patisserie”
Capgemini results for the first half (H1) of 2023 saw revenues of €11.426m, up 6.9 percent from the same period last year.
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Google Cloud results a profitable sequel, hint to hybrid AI future
Google Cloud has made profit for two quarters in a row, as revealed in the latest Q2 2023 results from parent company Alphabet.
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ServiceNow an AI “lighthouse” shining bright with caution in Q2 results
ServiceNow has revealed its Q2 results for 2023 alongside an AI NVIDIA partnership and a vision for AI to save the workforce - whilst admitting to a GenAI prudence.
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Eviden: How Atos is living the EY dream
For those not in the know, the French IT giant is now two brands: Atos and Eviden, as Eviden's global AWS head confirmed at AWS's recent London summit.
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Deltek: how the D.C. giant is going global with PSA
ERP Today sits down with Deltek CEO Michael Corkery to discuss the company’s European chapter.
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Arcwide – tall and proud
Happy first birthday to Arcwide as chief operating exec Andy Green discusses the integrator's unique position in the IFS ecosystem.
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Scaling startups for sustainable cities is a billion-dollar business
ERP Today talks to AWS’ Jeff Kratz, general manager, worldwide public sector partners about scaling startups for sustainable cities.
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Into Samsara’s new wares – what’s the ERP hook beyond IoT?
June ended with Samsara Beyond, Samsara's flagship event and a big one in the Internet of Things (IoT) calendar.
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Cost of living leads the conversation at AWS’s biggest UK&I summit
The cost-of-living crisis was a key theme at the AWS Summit in London, the hyperscaler's biggest conference in the UK&I region.