Stuart Lauchlan has been tracking and commenting on the enterprise IT market for 31 years during which time he's managed to amuse, inform and irritate buy and sell side participants in equal and appropriate measure.

Articles by Stuart Lauchlan

Google Cloud and AWS grow, but slow - the macro-economic crisis hits home for platform providers This article is sponsored by:

There's still long term focus on cloud migration, argue the CEOs of Alphabet and Amazon, but the order of the day is enterprise belt-tightening.

Image of a man holding growth charts
Read more about Google Cloud and AWS grow, but slow - the macro-economic crisis hits home for platform providers

Here's to the future! PTC CEO Jim Heppelmann on the changing PLM market and where the $1.46 billion ServiceMax takeover fits in This article is sponsored by:

With the ServiceMax acquisition now complete, PTC's CEO outlines some of the things that customers can expect to see come next.

PTC
Read more about Here's to the future! PTC CEO Jim Heppelmann on the changing PLM market and where the $1.46 billion ServiceMax takeover fits in

Integration challenges as the price of digital transformation failure rises - new data from MuleSoft This article is sponsored by:

New research from MuleSoft with some progress on show, but also a lot of lingering problems for enterprises.

Man looking at drawings of money bags for finance IT investment concept © Song_about_summer - Shutterstock
Read more about Integration challenges as the price of digital transformation failure rises - new data from MuleSoft

Spooky! UK security services found guilty of data misuse. (So it’s not just the Americans!) This article is sponsored by:

The UK domestic security force has been found wanting when it comes to data surveillance and retention over an extended period of time - the sort of thing their US counterparts are more usually accused of.

privacy
Read more about Spooky! UK security services found guilty of data misuse. (So it’s not just the Americans!)

Optimize the positive! Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella makes his pitch as profits slump and layoffs confirmed This article is sponsored by:

A tough start to 2023 for Microsoft, but CEO Nadella wants the focus to be firmly on the longer term.

nadella
Read more about Optimize the positive! Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella makes his pitch as profits slump and layoffs confirmed

Data sharing and how to do it - SAP and Williams Sonoma CEOs argue the case for how to leverage data without harm This article is sponsored by:

A wide-ranging debate around data sharing and collaboration brought up some interesting questions and observations.

SAP
Read more about Data sharing and how to do it - SAP and Williams Sonoma CEOs argue the case for how to leverage data without harm

Hands up for Net Zero! Salesforce CEO Benioff's tech rallying call from Davos This article is sponsored by:

There's an encouraging uptick in the number of people at Davos this year who say their organization has committed to Net Zero goals. But there's more to be done, says Benioff.

Salesforce CEO Benioff
Read more about Hands up for Net Zero! Salesforce CEO Benioff's tech rallying call from Davos

Let's not get ahead of ourselves! Balancing the bleeding edge with practical adoption remains a huge enterprise tech challenge This article is sponsored by:

AI, ChatGPT, the Metaverse - the future's bright...but is the enterprise tech buy side ready to adopt?

Accenture
Read more about Let's not get ahead of ourselves! Balancing the bleeding edge with practical adoption remains a huge enterprise tech challenge

The most wonderful time of the year? How online retail coped over the Holidays, according to Adobe, Salesforce This article is sponsored by:

With only 346 days left until Christmas, how did retailers perform in the season just finished?

christmas
Read more about The most wonderful time of the year? How online retail coped over the Holidays, according to Adobe, Salesforce
Loading
A grey colored placeholder image