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Entries from August 28th, 2008

The sweet logic behind the SugarCRM Tracker feature

August 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Customer Relationship Mangement

All it took was one new feature to see that SugarCRM has a handle on the future of enterprise business applications. The company this week launched version 5.1 of its flagship open source customer relationship management system. This includes Tracker, which allows IT managers to review who in a company is actually making use of […]

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The sweet logic behind SugarCRM?s Tracker feature

August 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Customer Relationship Mangement

All it took was one new feature to see that SugerCRM has a handle on the future of enterprise business applications. The company this week launched version 5.1 of its flagship open source customer relationship management system. This includes Tracker, which allows IT managers to review who in a company is actually making use of […]

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SugarCRM Upgrades To 5.1 With Reporting, Analytics, Tracking

August 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Customer Relationship Mangement

SugarCRM 5.1, released yesterday, adds the features on top of the 5.0 version , which has been out since last December. Tracker, for example, lets a SugarCRM user review activity by the system that tells an employer which salespeople are making use of its capabilities and what features are most frequently used versus those that […]

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SugarCRM Announces Sugar 5.1 General Availability

August 27th, 2008 · No Comments · Customer Relationship Mangement

Sugar 5.1 builds on a product legacy that has made SugarCRM one of the most popular open source projects and CRM products in the world. Since its founding four years ago, Sugar Community Edition and its related components have been downloaded over 5 million times. Over 80,000 registered community members, including 14,000 developers, have created […]

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How Open-Source Apps Got Popular In The SMB Space

August 25th, 2008 · No Comments · Customer Relationship Mangement

The SMB applications market is growing more than 10 percent a year and will reach $80.3 billion by 2012, according to market researcher IDC — and open-source applications make up an increasingly more significant slice of that market. Open-source applications have won some acceptance within large corporations, although ERP applications from vendors like Oracle and […]

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SugarCRM Wants to Open the CRM Door

August 25th, 2008 · No Comments · Customer Relationship Mangement

It may seem a bit backwards that companies wouldn?t select a CRM solution based on which technology was best in their eyes. However, that?s exactly what happened — until now, argued John Roberts, cofounder and chief executive officer of Cupertino, Calif.-based SugarCRM, a provider of commercial open-source applications and services, at his company?s second-annual CRM […]

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InformationWeek: Top 10 Technology Startups

August 25th, 2008 · No Comments · Customer Relationship Mangement

InformationWeek recently invited our readers to vote for their favorite technology startups, and the results are in. The leaders represent a cross section of technologies that are interesting to IT pros, much of it software and appliances that run in data centers, including four commercial open source products. Next, the startups face a bigger test–a […]

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JSST Is Coming…

August 22nd, 2008 · No Comments · Content Management

We over here at Joomla are preparing a new team…  The first letter of the name is obvious (Joomla!)…  The second stands for “Security”…  The rest will be left for the official announcement which should be sometime this week if all goes to plan.  We (Joomla!) do take security VERY seriously, and have always taken […]

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Hosting providers – Isn’t it time?

August 22nd, 2008 · No Comments · Content Management

Time for what? PLEASE read this: http://au2.php.net/register_globals – read the part in RED. I’ve finished yet another posting spree trying to help users with security and performance issues and I am still SHOCKED at how many hosts still have register_gloabls ON serverwide. Come on hosting providers, isn’t it time you you kept up? Isn’t it […]

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How’s that new site design eh?

August 22nd, 2008 · No Comments · Content Management

Don’t you just love it: www.joomla.org I just wanted to say a public thanks to Louis, Ron and others on the team who have worked so hard to make this new site happen. They have been working overtime (more than 12 hours a day recently I estimate) to bring this kind of amazing work to […]

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