And here is the content:
- IBM Datapower - now embedded in the BlueMix PaaS
- Continuent (now VMware) - good integration process, now looking at adding BigData capabilities
- BetterWorks - New approach to Performance Management
- Paycor - SMB focused HCM, Talent Management and Payroll provider
- HR Acuity - Looks at when things go back in an enterprise - what does HR need to do track, record monitor and ultimately avoid.
- Ralllyteam - Addressing the challenge to find the right talent, a mix of Learning, Performance Management and Career Planning / Succession Planning.
- HashiCorp - Then under NDA - just releases now - Project Atlas - DevOps using 4 open source projects, the founders have launched in the last 3 years
- KeyNexus - Key Management Service when working with Amazon AWS
- Sphere3D - MicroVisory VDI vendor, closed the storage vendor acquisition with Overland
- BigPanda - Applying BigData and Analytics to IT Ticket Management in the age of IoT - interesting approach.
- Progress Software - A UI briefing, good progress and bridging the both the Admin UI and the ultimately created product.
- Message Systems - Moving their systems to the cloud, new email automation product with SparkPost, using cloud, BigData and analytics.
- Informatica - Caught up on the Cloud Analytics product, interesting value add on top of the transformation capabilities
- IBM STG - Quarterly update with Tom Rosamilia, 2015 will be key with a mainframe refresh cycle and the dynamics around Power8
- Raet - Originally Dutch HR vendor, going more global starting with Europe and Latin America.
- IDG Roadmap in Washington D.C. - I spoke about cloud and next generation applications.
- Jibe - Delivered what they had on the roadmap for 2014 - nice visualization of recruiting performance.
- Infor - Attended the CIO Summit, was on a panel on IT trends and presented about People Science (or HCM) trends.
Fashion Observation of the week - Wear brown shoes in New York, no matter what the color of yourr suite is.
- Webinar with Cornerstone - Unified vs. integrated Talent Management
- Webinar with TideMark / Proformative - New trends for FP&A and ABB
- Webinar with Intellicorp - How to lower the cost testing SAP