Thursday, May 05, 2005

Dave Duffield and the next PeopleSoft

This is too good not to write about. Connect the dots:

  1. OK – so go to and check out John Malatesta.
  2. John Malatesta used to be the President and CEO of
  3. was a web based tool for ERP.
  4. has taken their website off-line. The splash screen now redirects to
  5. is has job requisitions for several positions. No, he is not hiring. These are the exact same job postings that were on prior to their taking the site off-line.

Conclusion: Dave Duffield will be taking over the employees, products and technologies of already had the following built:

  • Reporting
  • General Ledger
  • Budgeting
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Accounts Payable
  • Purchasing
  • Expense Reporting
  • Payroll
  • Human Resources

So once Dave gets his infrastructure rolling, he’s going to have a new ERP by the end of 2005?