Stories by Marc L. Songini adds SOA tool this week introduced a service that uses service oriented architecture technology to ease the process of integrating third party applications with its hosted CRM software.

SAP to tout CRM, integration technology

SAP is hoping to woo its installed base next week by demonstrating to users how the latest enhancements to its software can help them cut operational IT costs and plow that money back into business innovations that can help a company grow.

PeopleSoft upgrades finance apps

Looking to ensure the long-term loyalty of its users, PeopleSoft Inc. last week announced extensions to some of its software support programs and said it plans to ship an upgrade of its finance applications in the fourth quarter.