Oracle competitors and market analysis

  • December 18, 2007 18 Dec'07

    Star Trek XI tops list of geek movies to watch in 2008

    IT geeks can't wait for Star Trek, Indiana Jones and a bevy of other geek movie sequels to hit theatres in 2008. But the coming year in geek film promises some new stuff as well.

  • December 13, 2007 13 Dec'07

    Oracle VM a sign of the times

    Oracle's virtualization plans raise some serious standardization, compatibility and support concerns, according to experts.

  • October 26, 2007 26 Oct'07

    Oracle scoffs at BEA's buyout proposal

    Oracle has all but laughed at an $8.3 billion buyout proposal from middleware provider BEA Systems Inc.

  • October 12, 2007 12 Oct'07

    Oracle bids for BEA Systems

    Oracle has made a $6.66 billion offer for infrastructure software maker BEA Systems.

  • October 09, 2007 09 Oct'07

    Oracle buys GRC firm LogicalApps

    Oracle says its latest acquisition will add real-time policy enforcement capabilities to its GRC Suite.

  • October 04, 2007 04 Oct'07

    SunGard challenges Oracle in public sector

    Oracle may want a bigger slice of the public sector applications market, but it will have to get through SunGard first.

  • September 13, 2007 13 Sep'07

    School district picks Rimini St. over TomorrowNow

    The Birdville School District's decision to go with a third-party support provider led to more than 50% savings in PeopleSoft maintenance fees.

  • June 01, 2007 01 Jun'07

    Oracle customers sound off: Special report

    We recently surveyed 683 IT decision makers at Oracle shops in a wide variety of industries to find out what's on your mind. The stories featured here address the concerns that matter to you most right now -- including the high price of Oracle ...

  • May 31, 2007 31 May'07

    Is Oracle technology too darn expensive?

    A large number of Oracle users say they'll consider switching to lower-cost alternatives this year, a new survey finds. Experts and Oracle customers weigh in.

  • April 30, 2007 30 Apr'07

    Oracle's content management software plan takes shape

    Oracle kicked off its new content management software plan today with a new version of Oracle Universal Content Management.

  • April 24, 2007 24 Apr'07

    Oracle to buy Lodestar

    Oracle today announced plans to purchase Lodestar Corp., a provider of meter data management and competitive energy software for the utilities industry.

  • April 24, 2007 24 Apr'07

    Oracle database trends: Three questions for Rich Niemiec

    Rich Niemiec identifies three major trends in the Oracle database world: grid computing, Oracle on Linux and the mixed-resource model.

  • February 26, 2007 26 Feb'07

    LogicalApps buys GRC product line from Applimation

    LogicalApps is counting on a new GRC product line to give it greater mindshare among Oracle users.

  • December 20, 2006 20 Dec'06

    Business intelligence buyers face tough decisions

    Business intelligence software buyers need to look inward before talking to vendors like Oracle and SAP, according to experts.

  • December 05, 2006 05 Dec'06

    BI, ERP top 2007's IT spending list

    New survey results place BI, ERP and CRM software high atop the list of IT spending priorities for 2007. Meanwhile, interest in SaaS and industry-specific upgrades continues to grow.