- September 11, 2019
Oracle, like other prominent on-premises software vendors, has traced a long path into the cloud. These 10 events over the past 20 years helped lay the foundation.
- November 23, 2016
To flesh out its cloud product line, Oracle is adding Dyn's DNS services to offer similar internet capabilities as rivals AWS and Microsoft. It's another sign that 2016 is the year of cloud for Oracle.
- August 17, 2016
In advance of Oracle OpenWorld 2016, IOUG executive director Josh Berman talks about strategic leadership lessons, the NetSuite acquisition and the wild world of the IoT.
- August 15, 2016
Oracle is acquiring cloud software provider NetSuite in a move designed to further extend its reach in the cloud, as explained in the stories included in our guide to the deal.
- August 26, 2015
Oracle acquired CRM company Maxymiser to be part of the Oracle Marketing Cloud. Maxymiser specializes in testing, targeting and personalizing marketing.
- December 29, 2014
Oracle beat its quarterly financial targets for the first time in four quarters, thanks largely to a rise in cloud revenue. It's a sign that the company's investments in cloud technologies may be starting to pay off.
- December 05, 2014
Oracle added another high-level exec to its cloud engineering team, released Oracle Solaris Studio 12.4 and continued its legal battle with Oregon's state government.
- September 18, 2014
Oracle acquired media management and storage company Front Porch Digital, while Oregon prepares for its legal battle with Oracle and sets its budget at $2 million.
- August 07, 2014
In a round-up of recent Oracle news events, Oracle released Oracle Database 12c Release 18.104.22.168, along with Oracle Solaris 11.2 and Oracle Solaris Cluster 4.2. Oracle also acquired TAO Technologies.
- June 23, 2014
Micros Systems sells POS software to major retailers, restaurants and hotels. Why is Oracle interested in that? Maybe, it's about the data.
- June 09, 2014
This news roundup covers Oracle's plan to integrate the OpenDaylight software-defined networking framework with Solaris, plus its GreenBytes purchase.
- March 07, 2014
Michelle Malcher, president of IOUG, discusses Oracle Mobile Security Suite and how using pre-existing technology can be a value-add.
- February 28, 2014
Oracle has acquired cloud marketing company BlueKai; plus other news on JD Edwards upgrades, Oracle Cloud and wearable technology.
- April 02, 2013
Old Sun enthusiasts lament the way it used to be, and the way it will never be again. Oracle Sun hardware is a whole other animal.
- February 16, 2012
While Oracle’s acquisition of Taleo and SAP’s SucessFactors buy were both multi-billion human capital management deals, they’re very different, experts from Constellation Research said this week.
- February 09, 2012
Oracle has spent $3.4 billion on Taleo and RightNow in the past few months, showing that it is serious about hosting applications in the cloud for its customers.
- May 13, 2011
A recent independent Oracle survey of IT professionals, 94% of them Oracle customers, found not only some disenchantment with Oracle, but also a strong possibility of disengagement.
- April 06, 2011
Can Oracle effectively deliver a cloud platform with their Exadata and Exalogic server appliance products?
- March 10, 2011
Oracle has seen big drops in server revenue and shipments in the past year, and end users list several reasons why they’re migrating to competitors.
- January 04, 2011
Oracle storage, Fusion Applications and Oracle cloud computing to be big topics this year, according four IT experts.
- September 20, 2010
This special report is your guide to Oracle OpenWorld 2010, the biggest annual conference for users of Oracle database and applications technology worldwide.
- August 17, 2010
A recently leaked internal Oracle memo has some OpenSolaris fans saying it means the death of OpenSolaris, but not all Solaris users are feeling so glum.
- July 27, 2010
Oracle president Charles Phillips said the company could spend $70 billion on acquisitions in the next five years. The next day, a company spokeswoman said that wasn’t the case. So what’s going on?
- June 07, 2010
In a government regulatory filing on Friday, Oracle announced that it would spend up to $650 million more for severance packages for additional Sun employees it plans to lay off.
- May 27, 2010
Oracle Sun server hardware sales dive-bombed in the first quarter of this year. Meanwhile, all other server hardware vendors saw growth.
- May 18, 2010
Oracle has announced a new blade chassis and server for its Sun Netra server line. The one blade server is Sparc-based, which seems to jibe with Oracle pushing Sparc and de-emphasizing x86.
- April 14, 2010
Speaking to a gathering of open source database users, Oracle's chief architect said the company remains committed to MySQL.
- March 18, 2010
Oracle has backed up its promise to support Sun environments with the delivery of Oracle lifecycle management software for Sun’s Sparc and Solaris products.
- January 27, 2010
With the EC giving the Oracle/Sun deal a stamp of approval, it’s time to see what’s in store for the future of Oracle and Sun as we learn plans for Sun’s server hardware, virtualization technology, MySQL database and more.
- January 27, 2010
With the Oracle-Sun deal finally approved, will Oracle support Sun’s OpenOffice desktop application suite? One analyst report advises users to hold off until Oracle makes its decision.
- November 09, 2009
The European Commission issued its formal statement of objections about the proposed Oracle-Sun deal, and Oracle was quick to respond.
- October 12, 2009
Kicking off OpenWorld 2009, Larry Ellison and Scott McNealy said Oracle-Sun will emerge as stronger competitors to IBM, Microsoft.
- September 18, 2009
With an aggressive acquisitions strategy, Oracle is outpacing SAP in the life sciences market.
- May 13, 2009
Oracle continues its buying spree, snapping up Virtual Iron, a specialist in server virtualization management software.
- April 27, 2009
Read SearchOracle.com's coverage of Collaborate '09, the largest conference for users of Oracle applications, combining the IOUG, OAUG and Quest.
- April 22, 2009
SearchOracle.com talks with IOUG president Ian Abramson about Oracle's Sun Microsystems acquisition. Learn about the IOUG's take on the deal, how it will affect the Oracle user community, and what changes we might expect Oracle to make.
- April 20, 2009
With its acquisition of Sun, Oracle is now positioned to fight IBM in every market from chips to business process management
- April 20, 2009
After IBM dropped out of the bidding, Oracle stepped up with a $7.4 billion offer for Sun Microsystems.
- April 20, 2009
Find all the stories related to Oracle's acquisition of Sun Microsystems.
- December 30, 2008
Oracle analysts weigh in with advice for improving Oracle database security and upgrading to new Oracle applications in 2009.
- October 15, 2008
In part two of our look at Oracle Fusion Applications, we look ahead to what customers and analysts are saying about what they've seen and what they expect.
- October 14, 2008
In part one of our look at Oracle's Fusion Applications, we look back at vague promises and timelines execs have provided since Oracle first embarked on "Project Fusion."
- October 08, 2008
Following its purchase of a maker of 3D visualization software for retailers, Oracle is getting into portfolio management with its purchase of Primavera.
- September 17, 2008
This special report is your guide to Oracle OpenWorld 2008, the biggest annual conference for users of Oracle database and applications technology worldwide.
- July 17, 2008
Oracle unveiled enhancements to its enterprise performance management system and detailed its Hyperion integration efforts.
- October 13, 2007
This special report is your guide to Oracle OpenWorld 2007, the biggest annual conference for users of Oracle database and applications technology worldwide. Check here for breaking news, analysis, tips and advice from the show.
- October 04, 2007
Oracle may want a bigger slice of the public sector applications market, but it will have to get through SunGard first.
- August 22, 2007
One of Oracle's lead governance, risk and compliance software strategists breaks down Oracle's new GRC Suite and explains what Oracle GRC technology will look like in the future.
- March 29, 2007
Oracle's Tangosol acquisition will allow the database giant to enter the emerging Information-as-a-Service (IaaS) market, experts say.
- March 07, 2007
Oracle's Hyperion acquisition has IT industry analysts trying to figure out exactly how the BI vendor fits into Oracle's Fusion plans.
- November 16, 2006
IT industry experts predict where the coming battles between Oracle and SAP will be fought and rate the success of Oracle's acquisition spree thus far.
- October 24, 2006
Oracle is planning to purchase telecommunications software provider MetaSolv.
- September 29, 2006
In this Oracle acquisitions timeline, find all the details on Oracle buyouts such as PeopleSoft, Hyperion, BEA Systems and the Oracle Sun acquisition.
- September 27, 2006
Everything you need to know about Oracle's high-profile acquisition spree and Fusion integration plans is here in one spot.