Elastic to Join Parade of Enterprise SaaS IPOs
The search software company is going public as the addressable market for Elasticsearch and similar tools has reached $45 billion.
Market Sees Clouds Over Oracle’s Cloud Future
The company's shares drop more than 7% after its guidance for fourth-quarter cloud revenue misses analysts' expectations.
CFO Delegates Key Roles to Finance Staff
To allow himself time to focus on growing the company, a finance chief empowers underlings to serve as business partners to functional leaders.
Tech CFOs Grow Desperate for Talent
"For literally every job we have out there, it's very hard to find people."
Facing Competition, FinancialForce Taps Seasoned CFO
The ERP cloud provider names a Silicon Valley finance chief experienced in IPOs and spinoffs.
The Cloud: A Better Expense Model
Say goodbye to over-provisioning and depreciating technology assets.
Revenue Recognition ‘Doomsday Clock’ Is Ticking
Many finance departments at subscription-based companies are woefully unprepared for the new accounting standard, says Zuora's CEO.
More companies are using a subscription-based business model, lured by the promise of recurring revenue. But for many, realizing the gains won’t be easy.
Why Workday Adopted New Revenue Recognition Rules Early
CFO Robynne Sisco explains the reasons the company opted, unlike all but a few others, to be an early adopter of the new revenue recognition standard.
Oracle’s Cloud Sales Rise 62% But IaaS Lags
Total second-quarter revenue missed estimates as Oracle's “public cloud” infrastructure sales grew only 6%.
Workday’s New CFO Aims to Make Hay with Financial Software
Robynne Sisco opens up about her role and the enterprise software company's challenges and culture.