Archive for July 2008

Zuora Disrupts OnDemand Subscription Billing Industry

One of the highest profile “spinoffs” to date in the Software As A Service Industry, Zuora aims to disrupt the OnDemand Subscription Billing Industry just like Salesforce.com disrupted the software industry a few years ago. Based in Redwood City, Zuora provides a OnDemand solution that automates and simplifies online subscription billing services. Zuora’s flagship product is Z-Billing.…

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MindTouch Deki Adds Enterprise Integration To Wiki Platform

Mindtouch announced today a new version of its Opensource collaboration and collective intelligence platform. The new version of Mindtouch Deki, “Kilen Woods” introduces new data connection and enterprise integration tools to what is already a very robust Wiki platform. Aaron Fulkerson, co-founder and CEO, said that: “MindTouch Deki has evolved into a powerful platform that…

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OnDemand Speed Links Jul 16 2008

Workday Signing Large SaaS Clients Evidence is starting to mount that SaaS is becoming more accepted within large Fortune 2000 companies. Workday; in particular, is a good case study as Dave Duffield’s company was architected from Day One as a SaaS provider ; like Salesforce.com and Netsuite, and is not attempting to switch gears like…

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CloudCamp San Francisco Wrap Up

Nestled between the the high-gloss conferences that were Structure 08 and Velocity 2008 In San Francisco last month; was the “little unconference that could,” CloudCamp! When I say that CloudCamp was my favorite event of the three, it’s not just because I helped organize it. What made CloudCamp so cool was that it was totally…

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Niall Cook’s Upcoming Enterprise 2.0 Book

You know that you are officially in the acceptance (and some would say hype) stage of a technology when writers begin to churn out titles in the genre. Niall Cook’s new book “Enterprise 2.0 – How social software will change the future of work” is due to be released on 21 July 2008. In Niall Cook’s words: “Enterprise…

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