Guidewire CEO Marcus Ryu Talks IPO

With Wednesday's solid public-offering under his belt, Guidewire's CEO talks to us about the IPO process, cloud computing and more. More 

Apple’s Eyes Fixed on the Cloud

The cloud has been a transformative technology, and in just a few short months, Apple has a ton of users on board and expects tons of future growth. More 

Is SAP Getting an Edge on Oracle?

SAP has lagged Oracle for some time. But the company is finding ways to get traction, as seen with the upbeat fourth-quarter earnings report. More 

Cloud Activity Difficult to Forecast for 2012

The cloud was pretty profitable for many investors in 2011. But could one of the negative standouts -- Salesforce.com -- portend headwinds for 2012? More 

Oracle Decks Techs — Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

The software giant's first earnings miss in a decade didn't go over well. More 

Euro Zone’s New Chapter — Friday’s IP Market Recap

The euro zone debt crisis reached a new chapter as most of the region agreed on a deal Friday. We take a look at this and other big stories of the week. More 

SAP Buys SuccessFactors — Who’s Next?

SuccessFactors buyout puts the M&A spotlight on cloud companies again -- and this firm appears to be a likely candidate. More