Thursday, July 25, 2013
Cloud computing is maturing, and the security, connectivity and
other concerns experienced by early adopters have now been largely
addressed. As a result of this increased reliability and trust,
more and more SMBs are moving their accounting or ERP and other key
systems to the cloud for faster...
Thursday, May 16, 2013
HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management
software, today announced a new partnership with NetSuite, with
plans to build HighJump Software SuiteApps using NetSuite’s
SuiteCloud Computing Platform. The new SuiteApps are expected to
provide NetSuite customers with HighJump...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Retailers’ inventory levels plummeted during the 2008-2009
recession, but have not recovered since, notes DC Velocity. This
may indicate that levels are not necessarily affected by economic
circumstances at the moment, and that this trend may continue. For
example, the Institute for Supply...
Thursday, February 23, 2012
There is much discussion in the industry around the future of cloud
computing, specifically how fast cloud application adoption will
grow. I recently gave a presentation at the MODEX 2012 material
handling industry conference and someone asked me how fast cloud
deployments will grow in the supply...
Monday, February 6, 2012
HighJump Software is exhibiting at MODEX 2012 this week in Atlanta.
Sponsored by the Material Handling Industry of America, MODEX is
billed as "the industry's newest expo for the manufactuing,
distribution and supply chain industries." Show attendees have
the opportunity to meet with over 500 supply...
Thursday, December 8, 2011
BYODR…Bring Your Own Disaster Recovery? We have been talking with a
lot of customers lately about HighJump WMS in the cloud. These
conversations usually include a lot of the same topics, things like
security, networking, compute capacity, and of course disaster
recovery. HighJump has a well-defined,...
Thursday, November 3, 2011
I recently attended the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2011 in Orlando,
FL. As you can imagine, cloud computing was one of the
hottest topics on the agenda. The discussion in the
industry has clearly shifted around cloud computing,
moving from the economics to the outcomes/benefits that cloud
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
Online and cloud based deployment models for Solutions as a Service
are becoming more popular all the time as businesses seek faster
time-to-value and greater return on their IT investments. That
trend holds true for web-based EDI deployments as well. But is EDI
in the cloud right for your...
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
We have been seeing a trend the last few years of business
departments looking to sidestep internal IT in an effort to
accelerate their own technology projects. Lured by the pace
and cost saving promises of cloud computing, business departments
have started contracting directly with providers for...
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Adam Wray, CEO of Tier 3, HighJump's cloud data center
provider, joined up with Chad Collins, Vice President of Strategy
and Marketing for HighJump to deliver an interesting session on
cloud computing. The basic message: yes, cloud is about
economics, but it's overall an enabler of...