• August 17, 2011 17 Aug'11

    Is Oracle Exadata vs. SAP HANA a valid comparison?

    Experts Alex Gorbachev of Pythian and John Appleby of Bluefin Solutions debate the merits of Oracle Exadata and SAP HANA.

  • August 11, 2011 11 Aug'11

    Oracle looks to further integrate Hyperion into BI suite

    A recent Oracle Applications Users Group meeting on business intelligence and enterprise performance management shows that integration is still a big issue.

  • August 04, 2011 04 Aug'11

    Rosendin Electric takes paperless route with Oracle Fusion Middleware

    Rosendin Electric, a major national electrical contractor, goes with software from a familiar vendor to improve its procure-to-pay process.

  • July 26, 2011 26 Jul'11

    Getting started with Oracle Fusion Applications

    Oracle Fusion Applications are out -- or are very close to being there -- and so it’s time for most Oracle shops to start thinking about how Fusion might fit in their application infrastructures.

  • July 18, 2011 18 Jul'11

    Oracle Fusion Applications move toward widespread release

    It may not seem like Oracle Fusion Applications are generally available, but they’re out there, as is their price list.

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  • July 13, 2011 13 Jul'11

    Oracle, SAP return to battle in court

    SAP will argue for a new trial in its legal battle against Oracle, saying the jury’s $1.3 billion verdict in the TomorrowNow case was a “miscarriage of justice.”

  • July 12, 2011 12 Jul'11

    Exadata storage expansion frees bottlenecks, for a big cost

    The new Oracle Exadata storage expansion racks may be able to ease storage-based performance bottlenecks, but the full rack comes with a seven-figure list price.

  • July 07, 2011 07 Jul'11

    Home care business implements 'right time' Oracle BI

    ResCare turned to Oracle BI to improve the way it collected more than 60 business metrics, compiling and distributing them eight weeks after each fiscal quarter.

  • June 29, 2011 29 Jun'11

    MySQL high availability trends podcast

    Sarah Novotny, a MySQL expert and chair of the MySQL advisory council of the IOUG, talks in this podcast about MySQL high availability.

  • June 22, 2011 22 Jun'11

    Oracle support of Red Hat Enterprise Linux in question

    Oracle recently announced changes for the storage management features of Oracle Database, leaving some Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) users wondering if Oracle is pulling support for Red Hat.

  • June 16, 2011 16 Jun'11

    HP vs. Oracle: Itanium development lawsuit

    HP has sued Oracle over Oracle's decision to stop software development on Intel Itanium platforms. Here is the legal complaint.

  • June 16, 2011 16 Jun'11

    HP sues Oracle over development on Itanium

    HP's lawsuit against Oracle claims that Oracle's decision to stop development on Itanium platforms violated an implied contract between the two.

  • June 15, 2011 15 Jun'11

    Exadata and Exalogic's effect on database performance

    Oracle Database performance can get a boost from newer Exadata and Exalogic server appliances, but the database design must still be good.

  • June 13, 2011 13 Jun'11

    Oracle lawsuit highlights cloud security and liability concerns

    A recent lawsuit by Montclair State University against Oracle highlights a major issue for users considering Oracle and cloud computing. What is it?

  • June 08, 2011 08 Jun'11

    HP sends demand letter to Oracle over Itanium

    HP is demanding that Oracle reverse its decision to stop development of Oracle on Itanium platforms, saying Oracle is contractually obligated to do so.