• December 07, 2011 07 Dec'11

    Security pro: Find and secure sensitive Oracle database data

    Jonathan Intner, solutions architect for data security company Vormetric, talks about what makes sensitive data sensitive, encryption key management and finding sensitive data in surprising places in this Q&A.

  • November 29, 2011 29 Nov'11

    Book explores Oracle, MySQL query methods

    Michael McLaughlin, author of Oracle 11g & MySQL 5.6 Developer Handbook discusses the benefits of keyword querying and more in this interview.

  • November 29, 2011 29 Nov'11

    Oracle application performance management like a detective novel

    Determining the root cause of an Oracle application performance problem might take you far, far outside the inner sanctum of Oracle database and applications.

  • November 15, 2011 15 Nov'11

    CallSource picks Oracle Database Appliance over Dell

    CallSource was just the right kind of company for Oracle Database Appliance: small but not too small, growing but not too fast. The company claims savings in the six-figure range by going with ODA instead of Dell.

  • November 08, 2011 08 Nov'11

    Kate Leggett on what the Oracle RightNow acquisition means

    Kate Leggett of Forrester Research discusses the effects of Oracle’s acquisition of RightNow.

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  • November 03, 2011 03 Nov'11 eyes hybrid Oracle cloud computing is considering a hybrid public-private Oracle cloud computing model so it can handle highly variable traffic without having to build to peak capacity.

  • November 03, 2011 03 Nov'11

    Health care giant builds public cloud on Oracle Enterprise Manager

    Cerner has built a public cloud allowing clients to use a cloud-based version of Oracle Enterprise Manager to handle health care applications on Oracle Database in the clients’ own data centers.

  • November 02, 2011 02 Nov'11

    Oracle, HP should graduate from kindergarten, user says

    Oracle’s decision to stop supporting development on Itanium has left companies like Swiss department store Manor in the lurch.

  • October 25, 2011 25 Oct'11

    Can Oracle be a NoSQL player?

    The Oracle NoSQL database is mainly an attempt to satisfy existing Oracle Database customers interested in big data on the side, experts say.

  • October 20, 2011 20 Oct'11

    Oracle, Salesforce spar over cloud, multi-tenancy

    Oracle’s latest public cloud offering came with jabs at and multi-tenancy, a concept crucial to cloud computing.

  • October 18, 2011 18 Oct'11

    Hyperion Enterprise Planning release date and features

    Hyperion Enterprise Planning is scheduled to be released early next year. Here are some of the features.

  • October 11, 2011 11 Oct'11

    McDonald’s maps out business roles for Oracle E-Business Suite users

    The fast-food giant wanted make sure there weren’t any glaring separation-of-duties conflicts with its E-Business Suite implementation it had to fix.

  • October 10, 2011 10 Oct'11

    IOUG President talks Exadata, middleware

    IOUG President Andrew Flowers spoke about the topics that are top-of-mind for members of the Independent Oracle Users Group, including Exadata, virtualization and middleware.

  • October 06, 2011 06 Oct'11

    Oracle Fusion Applications now generally available

    Oracle Fusion Applications is now generally available, but expect adoption to be slow, happening module-by-module with some while others wait years before implementing it.

  • October 06, 2011 06 Oct'11

    Oracle Public Cloud to offer two Fusion apps

    Oracle announced the Oracle Public Cloud on Wednesday, which will initially offer Fusion CRM and HCM. Other options, for Java, a database service and a “social network,” will come later.