• September 19, 2011 19 Sep'11

    Oracle support not up to par, too costly, experts say

    Experts at a recent user group meeting told the audience that Oracle forgets too often about longtime customers, doesn’t provide the level of support it should and often has too high a cost.

  • September 13, 2011 13 Sep'11

    Oracle Sparc T4 policy has licensees scratching their heads

    Oracle has added the upcoming Sparc T4 chip to its processor core factor table, and what it says has some wondering whether Oracle is playing games to get people to adopt Sun hardware.

  • September 07, 2011 07 Sep'11

    Oracle, Google agree to court-ordered mediation in lawsuit

    Oracle and Google have agreed to try mediation under a federal judge magistrate in their civil case over Google’s use of Java in its Android mobile devices. Private mediation has thus far failed.

  • September 06, 2011 06 Sep'11

    Oracle Exalogic experts weigh-in on its potential

    Three Oracle experts - Rich Niemiec, Raymond Payne and Ian Abramson - weigh-in on Oracle Exalogic, the company's so-called "cloud in a box."

  • August 31, 2011 31 Aug'11

    Feds reportedly investigating Oracle for bribery

    According to a report in The Wall Street Journal, U.S. officials are investigating Oracle for bribing foreign government officials to win business there.

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  • August 29, 2011 29 Aug'11

    Oracle experts weigh in on Oracle cloud computing

    Ian Abramson, Kirby Miner and Jordan Braunstein all opine on Oracle’s place in the cloud computing market and share their experiences with the company’s cloud technology.

  • 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.

  • 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.