Posts Tagged ‘ strategic alliances ’

Biomedical Big-data management–business model concerns

November 6, 2015
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Biomedical Big-data management–business model concerns

One of the major concerns in biomedical big data management is that of the cost of management in an era of decreasing federal research funding.  Research generates large volumes of data that requires on-going maintenance, annotation, and storage.  With changes over time in how data is accessed and shared across disciplines, determining the sustainable value…

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Young nation, young entrepreneur, strategy in action―a Ugandan story

October 8, 2014
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Young nation, young entrepreneur, strategy in action―a Ugandan story

Robert Mugabe Mulindwa is a young Ugandan entrepreneur whose story illustrates the necessity for strategic skills, patience, tenacity and vision in a country that today looks much like we might imagine our forefathers faced in the US, when they first arrived and began building our nation. To place this entrepreneur in his setting, it is…

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Assuring the supply chain–Tesla alliance with Panasonic

August 4, 2014
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Assuring the supply chain–Tesla alliance with Panasonic

Tesla makes luxury electric cars.  In 2017, it plans to deliver a new Model 3 range of cars priced at $35,000 and aimed at the middle market consumer.  These new cars will be cheaper, in large part due to cheaper and more efficient battery packs.  In partnership with Panasonic Corp, Telsa plans to build a…

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Airline cost cutting measures hurt the airport

October 1, 2013
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Airline cost cutting measures hurt the airport

Airlines increase profits by charging for services that once were included in the ticket price.  One of these fees is for baggage both in the suit and carried on.  As travelers seek ways to constrain the cost of air travel, the amount of luggage becomes important to the point that passengers worry about being charged…

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Oracle and Salesforce.com exclusive partnership

August 1, 2013
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Oracle and Salesforce.com exclusive partnership

Oracle ties the hands of Salesforce.com through and exclusive, nine year partnership agreement this summer.  The terms of the deal oblige Salesforce.com to integrate with Oracle’s fusion HCM and financial cloud, giving Oracle control over the core technology to power Salesforce.com’s applications and platform.  All of the Oracle fusion HCM and financial cloud applications are…

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