Every other stock in the S&P 500's top 25 is an underperformer. No free rides. Make a bad bet and they take your pants down in double digit increments as in ExxonMobil, Wal-Mart, Procter & Gamble, Chevron and Oracle. Sitting in the numero 25 slot is Gilead Sciences, up 22% with [...]
I’ve had a look at a preview release of MySQL 5.7.8, some time before it became available to the general public (perks and duties of an Oracle ACE) and I found a few interesting things among the release notes and the tarball itself:Show More Summary
Categories: We announced here and here our two (not ranked) lists: Spend Matters 50 To Know and 50 To Watch firms for 2015/2016. In the first case, this is our view of the 50 solution provider type organisations in the procurement industry that every senior procurement leader should be aware of and understand. Show More Summary
In an attempt to push Solaris into the mainstream cloud market, Oracle has announced that it is integrating Docker with Solaris Zones. This annoucement comes close on the heels of Oracle’s decision to join Open Container Initiative (OCI). Containerization is not entirely new to Solaris. For over a decade, the Unix-based OS supported [...]
Mark Sunday has been the CIO of Oracle for ten years, and in that role, he has been the company’s first and best customer. As the CIO of a $38 billion company, his technology needs are quite complex, and he has been the first to use most of the company’s [...]
Twitter deletes jokes following DMCA notice, movie studios target MoviesTube, Oracle is busy with the courts and FilmOn gets an unexpected win.
If you’re a SaaS business, chances are support is one area of your business that you want to be flawless. Providing great support is the key to your growth and success. According to an Oracle study, 9 out of 10 customers have abandoned a business because of a poor customer support experience. You don’t want […]
A boom in big data analytics has lured a senior Oracle exec to the Silicon Valley company...
For the first time in ten years, the iconic Belgian youth oracle is the subject of a solo exhibition -- curated by longtime collaborator Willy Vanderperre.
by Angela Guess Margaret Harrist of Oracle recently wrote in Forbes, “Thirty years ago, a con man named John Drewe pulled off what might be the most elaborate and damaging art fraud of the twentieth century. He befriended and persuaded...Show More Summary
Plagiarized jokes get removed from Twitter, Oracle wants to amend its case against Google and Malibu Media wants to ban copyleft blogs from court.
Exclusive first public interview with Oracle's new EVP Dave Donatelli and his vision of extreme vertical engineering combining software and hardware from the app to the chip to the cloud. The trillion dollar+ information technology (IT) business is not growing and pressure on existing suppliers to transform has never been greater. [...]
Because Hadoop has made it easy for organizations to store lots of data, keeping track of what’s been collected, where it came from, and how those bits of data are connected is a huge undertaking. Oracle Enterprise Metadata Management can show that breadth of data lineage across many enterprise layers.
Oracle is using the so-called nuclear option to sell its cloud products, even for businesses that don't need them or want them. Oracle seems to be depending on aggressive sales tactics to boost revenues in its cloud computing sales,Show More Summary
This tip demonstrates the use of LAG and LEAD functions in Oracle.
If you missed out on the BV presale, tickets for the Sufjan Stevens show in Jersey City on Halloween go on sale today at 10 AM. Tickets to The Zombies 'Odessey & Oracle' show at The Concert Hall at New...
Oracle volunteers and members of the Oracle Applications User Experience team took part in NASA's Asteroid Hackathon to devise a visual tool that harnesses the power of user experience to make complex data accessible to everyone. “With...Show More Summary
Read the full MIT Technology Review Custom and Oracle white paper “Securing the Big Data Life Cycle.”
Many major companies (Intel, Oracle, Atmel, and IBM, for example) are competing to be the standard interconnect fabric for the Internet of Things. As a developer, it is hard to cut through the marketing hype and decide which platform is the best for you and your application. Show More Summary
The issues raised in a tussle between Rimini Street and Oracle is resonating with some CIOs.