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6 Enterprise File Sync and Share Solutions That Should Be On Your Shortlist

6 Enterprise File Sync and Share Solutions That Should Be On Your Shortlist

Enterprise file sync (synchronization) and sharing (EFSS) solutions weren't "must have" categories in corporate collaboration and productivity portfolios as back in 2015. In fact some managers thought that providing workers with the ability to access to enterprise content from anywhere, at any time, on any device seemed dangerous.

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Cloud Computing Takes a Back Seat to … Edge Computing. Or Is It Fog?

Cloud Computing Takes a Back Seat to ... Edge Computing. Or Is It Fog?

Buzzwords, even when they hold some grain of truth, are typically met with suspicion. Consider that Oracle founder and CTO Larry Ellison once dismissed "cloud computing" as a bunch of marketing hype. Here is what he said in 2008: “A cloud is water vapor ….

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Cloud Computing Takes a Back Seat to … Edge Computing. Or Is It Fog?

Cloud Computing Takes a Back Seat to ... Edge Computing. Or Is It Fog?

Buzzwords, even when they hold some grain of truth, are typically met with suspicion. Consider that Oracle founder and CTO Larry Ellison once dismissed "cloud computing" as a bunch of marketing hype. Here is what he said in 2008: “A cloud is water vapor ….

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Larry Ellison Taunts Amazon, Reveals Cybersecurity Play at Oracle Open World

Larry Ellison Taunts Amazon, Reveals Cybersecurity Play at Oracle Open World

Oracle CTO Larry Ellison was in his element as he delivered the keynote address at his company's annual user conference Oracle Open World.  The crowd of 60,000 who descended on San Francisco this week arrived eager to learn about the new innovations the Redwood City, Calif.

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EFSS: Bold Promises of Simplicity, Hard Realities of Legacy Migration

EFSS: Bold Promises of Simplicity, Hard Realities of Legacy Migration

Enterprise File Sync & Share (EFSS) vendors are at a crossroads.  They face many serious challenges, but the most fundamental in defining their future will be how they migrate new customers to the cloud.

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OpenText Opens Up Its Wallet Once Again for Guidance Software and Covisint

OpenText is on a buying spree. Yesterday, just hours before it officially closed on its acquisition of Detroit-based identity management and IoT platform provider Covisint, OpenText announced it has reached a definitive agreement to buy Pasadena-Calif.-based Guidance Software for approximately $222 million.

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SAP Expands Cloud Partnership with Google, More from SAPPHIRE

SAP Expands Cloud Partnership with Google, More from SAPPHIRE

ORLANDO, Fla. — SAP expanded its cloud partnership with Google with new certification of SAP technology and applications on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP).  Company officials made the announcement this week at the company's 30,000-attendee SAPPHIRE NOW and ASUG Annual Conference  here at the Orange County Convention Center.

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OpenText Buys Documetum, Faces Competition as Veeva Goes Bigger on ECM

OpenText Buys Documetum, Faces Competition as Veeva Goes Bigger on ECM

OpenText today closed on its acquisition of Dell EMC's Enterprise Content Division (ECD), including Documentum. OpenText announced its plans to acquire Documentum and EMC's other ECD businesses, including InfoArchive, EMC Leap in September, just a week after Dell finalized the purchase of EMC.

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OpenText Lives Up to Promise, Acquires Recommind

OpenText Lives Up to Promise, Acquires Recommind

OpenText was serious about its plans to make acquisitions. Just a week after it announced it was selling off $600 million worth of senior debt notes to fund future acquisitions, OpenText dropped $163 million to acquire Recommind, an e-discovery and information analytics provider  E-Discovery Meets EIM Recommind provides a

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