Business Cloud News

Heinz plays infrastructure ketchup, moves to SAP cloud

Heinz is moving to SAP HANA because its old data strategy was putting the squeeze on efficiency

International condiment giant H.J. Heinz Company announced it has implemented Virtustream’s integrated cloud management service to help it deploy a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and run production SAP’s in-memory compute platform, HANA, to support its data consolidation efforts. The firm said its data strategy didn’t quite cut the mustard before making the move.

Dialogue Group taps Birst for cloud-based BI

Dialogue group is using Birst's cloud-based BI solutions

Bulk SMS service provider Dialogue Group is using Birst’s cloud-based business intelligence platform to support management and line-of-business decision making by combining internal data from multiple services, tracking profitability, customer case data, sales pipelines and expected traffic.