• September 30, 2015 30 Sep'15

    How to handle Oracle's licensing policy for Oracle SE2

    Oracle's new licensing policy for Oracle SE2 has the potential to trip up pre-existing customers or restrict their hardware choices when they upgrade.

  • September 30, 2015 30 Sep'15

    Oracle changes the rules when licensing Oracle SE2

    Oracle changed its licensing policy for Oracle Standard Edition 2, adding a maximum number of cores and threads allowed on a machine running SE2.

  • September 18, 2015 18 Sep'15

    SaaS and PaaS up, total revenue down in Oracle Q1 report

    In its 2016 first quarter fiscal report, Oracle shows off increases in PaaS and SaaS revenues and licenses, and downplays its drop in total revenue.

  • September 10, 2015 10 Sep'15

    Data residency, sovereignty inspire Oracle action in Canada

    Oracle built a new data center in Canada to address data residency and data sovereignty concerns of the country's public sector and large corporations.

  • September 09, 2015 09 Sep'15

    SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer gets MySQL support

    The latest version of SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer works with MySQL, giving users of both Oracle and MySQL support with a common performance management interface.

  • Sponsored News

    • Discovering the Business Value of Streaming Analytics

      With streaming analytics you can solve business problems in new ways and seize new revenue opportunities. You can reduce costs and increase efficiency while improving the safety of employees and the security of assets and intellectual property. See More

    • Three Use Cases for Interactive Data Discovery and Predictive Analytics

      Interactive data discovery and predictive analytics technologies allow business users and analysts to identify important trends and relationships in data sets and drill down into questions from any angle. They also allow business users to collaborate with specialists to create, refine and select the best predictive models. See More

    • Better Together: Hadoop and Your Enterprise Data Warehouse

      You’re getting started with a big data analytics project on Hadoop and are impressed by the cost savings on storage compared with your data warehouse. You’ve read that TrueCar, a company that collects vast volumes of car price data for its online car-buying business, has cut its monthly data storage cost from $19/GB to $0.23/GB. So you’re wondering, should you consider moving all your business intelligence efforts to Hadoop? See More

    • Five Steps to Maximizing the Value of Hadoop

      You want to get started with a big data project at your company, but you're unfamiliar with Hadoop and you're unsure your project will deliver value. Relax. Many organizations are struggling to implement Hadoop for a variety of reasons. In "The Current State of Hadoop in the Enterprise," by the International Institute for Analytics and sponsored by SAS, you'll find a handy list of five steps to maximize the value of a Hadoop big data project for your organization. See More

    View All Sponsored News
  • August 31, 2015 31 Aug'15

    Oracle announces its new, lower-cost SPARC processor

    At Hot Chips 27, Oracle presented its new, lower-cost SPARC processor, Sonoma, which puts Oracle into competition with Intel x86 and the Xeon chip.

  • August 26, 2015 26 Aug'15

    Oracle Mobile Cloud will integrate with Xamarin platform

    Oracle Mobile Cloud Services will integrate with the Xamarin platform, which lets developers build, test and model mobile applications in C#.

  • August 26, 2015 26 Aug'15

    Maxymiser joins Oracle Marketing Cloud

    Oracle acquired CRM company Maxymiser to be part of the Oracle Marketing Cloud. Maxymiser specializes in testing, targeting and personalizing marketing.

  • August 19, 2015 19 Aug'15

    New Oracle license agreement to join Oracle ULA

    Along with the Oracle ULA, Oracle is offering users another contract option, the Perpetual Unlimited License Agreement. Experts discuss the pros and cons.

  • August 10, 2015 10 Aug'15

    Oracle to support Docker in next Solaris Zones release

    The upcoming release of Oracle Solaris Zones will support Docker's Linux-based, open source application container technology to aid app distribution.

  • August 10, 2015 10 Aug'15

    Aptec names use cases for Oracle Identity Management patch

    Aaron Perry, president of Aptec, presents use cases for Oracle Identity Management 11gR2 PS3 drawn from his client's experiences with the new patch.

  • August 05, 2015 05 Aug'15

    Patch for Oracle Identity Management aims at mobile security

    Oracle Identity Management 11gR2 PS3 extends identity management over mobile devices, as mobile becomes the platform of choice for business users.

  • July 16, 2015 16 Jul'15

    Oracle Mobile Cloud Services to work with Xamarin

    Oracle is looking to enhance Mobile Cloud Services with the help of startup Xamarin. Other announcements from Oracle include the release of Commerce Cloud and updates on the impending lawsuit with Rimini Street.

  • July 15, 2015 15 Jul'15

    Google vs. Oracle moves to fair use debate in district court

    The Supreme Court rejected Google's appeal in the Google vs. Oracle court case. Now, Google's last chance is to prove its use of Java API falls under fair use.

  • June 30, 2015 30 Jun'15

    New services complete Oracle Cloud Platform offering, Ellison says

    The addition of more than two dozen cloud computing services will allow users to move everything in their data centers to the Oracle cloud, according to CTO Larry Ellison.