Portal Software is Dead — Really?

You may hear from pundits that enterprise portal technology has become obsolete.  The story line goes like this: Portal tools put heavy demand on infrastructure, are complex to implement, and can prove too inflexible for today’s agile use cases.
But is portal technology really dying, and should you still care about it? My answer: the challenges that a portal tool addresses (or claims to addre Read More

OpenText acquires mobility vendor weComm

OpenText continues its long acquisition spree. After acquiring Metastorm last month, it has now acquired UK-based weComm, a vendor in the mobility space. weComm’s “Wave” platform allows you to create apps that are supported on most mobile handsets without having to worry about individual operating systems.

Unlike some other OpenText acquisitions, this one has minimum overlap with the ve Read More