Archive for February, 2009
When a new idea or technology is introduced we look for ways to help people understand what it does by relating it to an existing capability. The danger in doing this is that the understanding of the new technology gets limited to the perceptions of the older, existing, technology.
Businesses today are focused on surviving the current downturn in the economy. Everyone seems to be hedging their bets, hoarding their cash, trimming the fat, and sweating their assets. Although governments have pumped massive amounts of cash into the banking systems, credit is still tight. Banks are reporting increases in deposits as people reduce spending [...]
This past week I was in India speaking at user conferences in Bangalore and Mumbai and meeting with our customers and partners. Our country manager Natarajan Viswanathan has been doing a fantastic job in growing our business there.