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Wednesday's Whispers: People Whispers November/December 2009

PEOPLE WHISPERS: MOVES, PROMOTIONS, AND MILESTONES* As always, thanks for your emails and alerts. If you’ve got a change or know of a promotion, keep dropping me a line! If you need a referral, and we’ve worked together in the past, don’t hesitate to reach out to me via Linked In. Eliot Axelrod became Senior […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on December 16, 2009

Speaking Engagement: Convention USF 2009 – Le Club des Utilisateurs SAP Francophones

Title: User Group Event: Convention USF 2009 Location: CNIT – Paris La Défense, France Link out: Click here Start Date: 2009-10-14 End Date: 2009-10-15 Description: La Convention en bref Evènement incontournable de l’ecosystème SAP, la Convention USF est l’exposition dédiée aux utilisateurs SAP. Lieu d’échange et de partage, cet évènement est une occasion unique de […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on September 5, 2009

Vendor Event: Oracle Open World 2009

Title: Vendor Event: Oracle Open World 2009 Location: Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA Link out: Click here Start Date: 2009-10-11 End Date: 2009-10-15 Description: Welcome to Oracle OpenWorld 2009 Where can you find the most relevant content for your business and technology needs, network with peers from around the world, get hands-on experience with a […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on September 5, 2009

Vendor Event: Soft Summit 2009

Title: Vendor Event: Soft Summit Location: The Sheraton Palace Hotel, San Francisco, CA Link out: Click here Start Date: 2009-10-21 Start Date: 2009-10-22 Description: What is SoftSummit? Agility and Insight. Profitability Today! “SoftSummit has a great mix of practitioners, looking at licensing from an end-user and a vendor perspective and has a great deal of […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on September 5, 2009

Vendor Event: Workday Rising

Title: Vendor Event: Workday Rising Location: The Sheraton Palace Hotel, San Francisco, CA Link out: Click here Start Date: 2009-10-18 End Date: 2009-10-21 Description: Better Together. Dynamic interaction is the key to success. Whether it’s one to one, one to many, or many to one, communicating and sharing experiences builds the foundation of our collective […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on September 5, 2009

Quips: The Fervor Over Vendor Sales Tactics

Blogosphere highlights broken software vendor business models What a crazy few days in the blogosphere!  Economic pressures force clients to become more attuned to the business models of software vendors.  Vendors have amped up sales tactics as they face earnings pressures.  Fellow colleagues in the analyst/blogger/media world have responded in full force to the observations […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on April 17, 2009

Event Report: Reflections On Microsoft's Convergence 2009

(Photo: Convergence banner in the New Orleans Convention Center.  Copyright © 2009 R Wang. All rights reserved) Over 7000 customers, partners, Microsoft staff, and paparazzi made the pilgrimage to New Orleans to hear the latest and greatest from the Microsoft Dynamics team.  The great band, surface computing demo, and festivities in New Orleans wiped out […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on March 21, 2009

Speaking Engagement: HCL Teleconference – How To Unlock The Real Value From SAP Upgrade Investment

Upgrade Decision Maker Series Wave 2 18-Mar-2009 How to Unlock the real value from SAP Upgrade Investment Vijay Deep Head, Upgrade Competency Centre (UCC) HCL AXON R “Ray” Wang Vice President & Principal Analyst, Forrester Research Event Time: EST: 11:30 – 12:30 hrs PST: 8:30 – 9:30 hrs BST: 15:30 – 16:30 hrs IST: 21:00 […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on February 12, 2009

Vendor Event: SAPPHIRE 2009

Title: Vendor Event: SAPPHIRE 2009 Location: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL Link out: Click here Description: SAPPHIRE 2009 Orlando Don\’t miss SAPPHIRE 2009 Orlando, held May 11-14, 2009, at the Orange County Convention Center. Join thousands of others from industries worldwide to discover how you can use technology to become a more-competitive, best-run business. […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on February 11, 2009

Vendor Event: Deltek Insights 2009

Title: Vendor Event: Deltek Insights 20009 Location: Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center, Orlando, FL Link out: Click here Description: Welcome to Deltek Insight 2009 The leading industry event for project-focused professionals. Deltek Insight is designed to provide you with everything you need to be successful. No other event offers Deltek customers and partners nearly […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on February 11, 2009

Vendor Event: Sage Software Insights 2009

Title: Sage Software Insights 2009 Location: Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, Nashville, TN Link out: Click here Description: Sage Software is pleased to announce that Insights is headed for Nashville’s Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center on May 11–14, 2009. The Gaylord Opryland has just completed a three-year $125-million renovation. With upgraded rooms, new […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on February 11, 2009

User Group Event: COLLABORATE 09 – Technology and Applications Forum for the Oracle Community

Title: User Group Event: Oracle Collaborate Location: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL Link out: Click here Description: Survive and Thrive with COLLABORATE 09 — OAUG Forum Where on earth can you find: * 1,000+ User-Led Sessions Packed with Best Practices and Case Studies * 19 Educational Tracks * 8 Deep Dive Workshops * Peer-to-Peer […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on February 2, 2009

Speaking Engagement: Workday – 2009 Predictions for HR and SaaS

Event Information: 2009 Predictions for HR and SaaS Event status: Not started (Register) Date and time: Tuesday, February 3, 2009 10:00 am Pacific Standard Time (GMT -08:00, San Francisco) Change time zone Tuesday, February 3, 2009 1:00 pm Eastern Standard Time (GMT -05:00, New York) Tuesday, February 3, 2009 12:00 pm Central Standard Time (GMT […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on January 26, 2009

Vendor Event: The Lawson Conference and User Exchange (CUE) 2009

Title: The Lawson Conference and User Exchange (CUE) 2009 Location: San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA Link out: Click here Description: Connections are formed when two or more groups are brought together. And even though you may be separated by geography, industry, and job function, you are connected to each other by a common […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on January 19, 2009

Vendor Event: Microsoft Convergence 2009

Title: Vendor Event: Microsoft Convergence 2009 Location: New Orleans Convention Center, New Orleans, LA Link out: Click here Description: Convergence is the premier Microsoft Dynamics event, bringing customers, partners, team members and industry experts together in an environment created for you to discuss solutions, address business needs and establish a true community that can be […]

Posted by R "Ray" Wang on January 7, 2009