Archive for December 2008

4 Reasons Why SaaS Will Rule During The Recession

Although most of the world’s economies are just now beginning to feel the effects of the current economic recession, Software as A Service (SaaS) adoption should increase as companies cut back on large expenditures and look for ways to do more with less budget. Not all SaaS companies will survive the continuing shakeout in the…

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OnDemand Speed Links Dec 21 2008

Twitter Becomes An Indispensable Business Tool Twitter is fast becoming a tool that businesses use for marketing, customer outreach, recruiting and customer support. Long Term View Of Web 2.0 Jeremy Liews views on how Web 2.0 companies will survive the current economic downturn. Appirio’s Top Ten 2009 Cloud Predictions Although Crystal Ball “Next Year” predictions are usually…

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Q & A with Standout Jobs Ben Yoskovitz

Montreal based Standout Jobs burst onto the scene in 2008 with the rollout of its beta “Reception” product at the January 2008 Demo conference. Standout Jobs signed up over 200 customers during its beta phase and launched the Recruitment Communication Platform in October 2008 with many new features. Standout Jobs’ Recruitment Communication Platform uses video, blogging,…

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Wolfram Details Mathematica EC2 Cloud Offering

Wolfram Research; developers of the very popular line of Mathematica computational applications, have announced the availability of Mathematica on Amazon EC2. Computational and analytical applications are the latest packaged and grid software offerings to make the transition over to a cloud computing model. Mathematica’s cloud computing offering is intended for its entire customer base, but…

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