Who hasn’t been waking up early and staying up late to catch every second of action at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London?
The Olympics, of course, are airing on NBC in what is the first social media Olympics in history. But some of you might be old enough to remember when ABC “owned” the Olympics, and their motto for ABC Sports was “The thrill of victory and the agony of defeat.”
Certainly the Olympics is all about winning, but we thought it would be fun to look at the agony of defeat -- not only in the Olympics, but in software development.
Vault over to ReadWriteWeb to check out what it has to say about the cartoon. And don’t forget to download a copy for yourself and share it around with your teams and any of your social handles to spread the Olympic fun.
Erik Oltmans, an Associate Partner from EY, Netherlands, spoke at the Software Intelligence Forum on how the consulting behemoth uses Software Intelligence in its Transaction Advisory services.
Erik describes the changing landscape of M & A. Besides the financial and commercial aspects, PE firms now equally value technical assessments, especially for targets with significant software assets. He goes on to detail how CAST Highlight makes these assessments possible with limited access to the targetâ€™s systems, customized quality metrics, and liability implications of open source components - all three that are critical for an M&A due diligence.