- October 16, 2012
The tech world is intrigued by the new Oracle Cloud, but should you trust Oracle with your data? Lena J. Weiner examines this hot topic.
- October 09, 2012
EA was feeling the limits of its heterogeneous shop. Read on to learn the benefits they found in implementing a standardized Oracle environment.
- September 30, 2012
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison highlighted some features of the new Oracle Database 12c and Exadata X3 products announced at Oracle OpenWorld 2012.
- September 27, 2012
Why is third-party support popular with Oracle users? Analysts and consumers tell us why. What to take away from the Oracle-CedarCrestone case.
- September 26, 2012
We asked four well-known Oracle experts three important questions about Oracle OpenWorld 2012, which is coming up next week.
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- September 21, 2012
The first major upgrade to Oracle's flagship database product in three years will include features around the cloud, tuning and automation.
- September 18, 2012
IT pros running Oracle on Itanium are happy Oracle will now support software on Itanium, but a crucial decision still awaits them down the road.
- September 04, 2012
Oracle wanted more than $2 billion in its copyright infringement lawsuit against SAP and TomorrowNow, so $306 million apparently isn't cutting it.
- August 15, 2012
Most Oracle consultants who have played with Exadata have been thoroughly impressed. But users beware: There are some flaws.
- July 17, 2012
A recent Oracle survey found a $1 billion company is losing $130 million per year in revenue due to poor data management. Some are skeptical.
- July 10, 2012
Oracle will retire the Flash of its support portal, which had caused many Oracle pros problems, in favor of the more standard HTML version.
- July 02, 2012
Dell plans to acquire Quest Software, maker of the Oracle Database development tool Toad. End users said Dell could improve Toad and adapt it for larger tech trends like “big data.”
- June 29, 2012
IT analyst Rob Enderle says that Oracle made a mistake in pulling support away from approximately 140,000 Oracle on Itanium customers, adding that right now “Oracle on Itanium is probably not a good idea.”
- June 06, 2012
Oracle Platinum Services is a new support program from Oracle that provides specific SLAs for customers running expensive Oracle hardware such as Exadata, Exalogic and Sparc Supercluster.
- May 16, 2012
An Oracle Hyperion system implementation in three weeks? Yes, it can be done. Communications firm Neustar implemented Hyperion in less than a month and gained efficiencies in the process.