- April 04, 2013
Floyd Teter, Oracle applications expert, tells us what he expects out of the 20th anniversary Collaborate conference, including news and memories.
- April 02, 2013
Old Sun enthusiasts lament the way it used to be, and the way it will never be again. Oracle Sun hardware is a whole other animal.
- April 01, 2013
Find out what analyst R 'Ray' Wang of Constellation Research is most excited about regarding the upcoming 2013 Oracle Collaborate conference.
- March 26, 2013
Oracle execs say the new Sparc T5 and M5 servers are focused on competing with IBM Power, but an analyst says they're mostly for the existing install base.
- March 20, 2013
Oracle ERP implementations usually take about a year-and-a-half, but a couple examples show that spending smart can shrink the timeline.
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- March 04, 2013
A major upgrade to the Oracle Database Appliance x3-2 gives it some of the Exadata platform's high-end features, although it isn't quite there yet.
- February 15, 2013
Meet Pluggable Database, the star of Oracle Database 12c—it may redefine database virtualization.
- February 13, 2013
The Oracle Linux update is just Red Hat in Oracle clothing, observers say. But it is enterprise-ready.
- February 11, 2013
Margaret Wright, the new president of the Oracle Applications Users Group (OAUG), talks about her vision for the group and challenges its users face.
- February 06, 2013
With all the different segments of data in BI, are SQL or NoSQL efficient enough to handle all of your organization's data, or are platform-based technologies the answer?
- February 05, 2013
Oracle's $1.7 billion acquisition of Acme Packet is mainly to bolster Oracle communications software, experts say.
- February 05, 2013
Database, application and senior IT managers can get executive approval for their BI projects by spotlighting the value of proper implementation.
- January 29, 2013
Oracle PaaS products for storage, messaging and virtual compute are expected to be generally available by the end of June.
- January 03, 2013
Advanced Oracle analytics, including big data, NoSQL and the R programming language, will be a major focus of a BI summit to be held in the Bay Area in January, according to one of its organizers.
- November 13, 2012
Is going to Oracle Day worth the trip? If you're going for Oracle career networking, yes. But is the information useful?