- June 03, 2013
Software analyst Ray Wang explains how some vendor sales reps are questioning customers' software license compliance to squeeze dollars out of them.
- May 31, 2013
When risk management software company Aon eSolutions was looking to go global, it decided to ditch Oracle RAC and use Oracle's Database Appliance.
- May 15, 2013
Trust, but verify. Ronald Reagan made it popular, and it's certainly relevant for DBAs in today's consolidated, virtualized IT world.
- April 25, 2013
The differences between right-time and real-time analytics are subtle, but the technologies used and the actionable results could prove monumental.
- April 17, 2013
There were plenty of messages to take away from Collaborate, but one of the main ones was that Oracle third-party options should not be ignored.
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- April 10, 2013
The next upgrade to Oracle Hyperion, 184.108.40.206, will be generally available next week. Here a few of the new features.
- April 10, 2013
Oracle President Mark Hurd knows that some customers think Oracle is hard to work with. Some have even moved to third-party support as a result.
- April 05, 2013
Find out why IOUG President John Matelski is excited to attend Collaborate this year and learn how Oracle users can benefit from going.
- April 04, 2013
Floyd Teter, Oracle applications expert, tells us what he expects out of the 20th anniversary Collaborate conference, including news and memories.
- 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.
- April 01, 2013
Find out what analyst R 'Ray' Wang of Constellation Research is most excited about regarding the upcoming 2013 Oracle Collaborate conference.
- March 26, 2013
Oracle execs say the new Sparc T5 and M5 servers are focused on competing with IBM Power, but an analyst says they're mostly for the existing install base.
- March 20, 2013
Oracle ERP implementations usually take about a year-and-a-half, but a couple examples show that spending smart can shrink the timeline.
- March 04, 2013
A major upgrade to the Oracle Database Appliance x3-2 gives it some of the Exadata platform's high-end features, although it isn't quite there yet.
- February 15, 2013
Meet Pluggable Database, the star of Oracle Database 12c—it may redefine database virtualization.