Aug 08 2014

Cloud Cash? Pega CEO Alan Trefler Interviews with Mad Money's Jim Cramer

Pega CEO Alan Trefler tells CNBC Mad Money host Jim Cramer how Pega helps some of the biggest businesses on the planet run leaner and meaner
Aug 07 2014

Pegasystems revenue up, beats estimates

Shares of the Cambridge software maker Pegasystems Inc. rose after it reported second-quarter earnings. The company said it earned 10 cents per share for the quarter, missing analyst estimates of 13 cents. Revenue jumped about 22 percent on a year-over-year basis to $143.87 million, topping...
Aug 07 2014

Study Group automates admissions with cloud BPM

Study Group is moving its admissions process into the cloud as part of a larger strategy to move away from bespoke systems over the next two to three years. David Reeve, chief information and technology officer at Study Group, told CIO Australia that he believes this approach is “much more scalable...
Aug 06 2014

How BNY Mellon Is Scaling Process Improvements

Automation tools also help the process improvement effort. BNY Mellon is working with Pegasystems to streamline systems, improve routing, increase straight-through processing, and create centers of excellence to address service quality and productivity. Pegasystems workflow technology “allows us to...
Aug 06 2014

Pegasystems Rating Increased to Buy at Merriman Capital (PEGA)

Pegasystems (NASDAQ:PEGA) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Merriman Capital from a “neutral” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday
Aug 04 2014

Alan Trefler book extract: Why it is so easy to lose customers in today’s market

In Alan Trefler’s new book, Build for Change , the Pegasystems CEO asserts that “a lot of companies across the globe are going to die over the next few years – not because of macroeconomic stress, but because there is an entire emerging generation of customers who hate doing business with them.” In...
Aug 01 2014

Pegasystems snatches SunGard exec

Pegasystems has appointed Scott Leader as executive director for the ANZ region. Leader was previously SunGard's ANZ managing director and brings 15 years of software sales and management experience in financial services, the public sector and corporate industries.
Jul 31 2014

What Does Your IT Budget and My Childhood Pocket Money Have in Common?

Approved budgets, like your childhood pocket money, are both a rare and cherished entity that somehow never seems to buy quite enough sweets! So the sweets you can buy need to fulfill a few different things.
Jul 28 2014

To Scale Is the Answer. The Question Is How.

As Pegasystems CTO Don Schuerman notes, a single application like Business Process Management encompasses three distinct dimensions of scalability . First, there is the physical aspect required to ensure loads do not exceed resources – a task that grows increasingly difficult as the number of...
Jul 22 2014

Failing Technology Projects? Consider Going Agile

The essence of agile is that business and IT groups work more closely together, delivering solutions in smaller bites, to ensure they are working on the right path. The smaller bites, called sprints, are designed to show results and deliver value early through pilots or a proof of concept.