Articles By Chris Kanaracus

Oracle lures SQL Server users with MySQL tool

Oracle lures SQL Server users with MySQL tool

BOSTON -- Oracle is going after users of Microsoft's SQL Server with a new tool for migrating data from SQL...

July 25th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
Oracle pulls Exadata ad claims after IBM’s complaint

Oracle pulls Exadata ad claims after IBM’s complaint

BOSTON -- Oracle is yanking advertising claims that its Exadata database machine had vastly super performance to IBM's Power Systems...

July 25th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
Oracle hypes advances in Exalogic ‘cloud in a box’

Oracle hypes advances in Exalogic ‘cloud in a box’

BOSTON (07/20/2012) - Oracle is planning to discuss how its Exalogic application server machine is "the logical choice" for running...

July 23rd, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
Epicor CEO talks about SaaS and growth plans

Epicor CEO talks about SaaS and growth plans

BOSTON -- Following last year's merger with Activant Solutions, ERP (enterprise resource planning) vendor Epicor is closing in on US$1...

July 20th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
SAP to detail ‘five-pillar’ analytics strategy

SAP to detail ‘five-pillar’ analytics strategy

BOSTON, MASS.-- SAP is planning to organize its analytics and BI (business intelligence) product strategy around five "pillars," or subject...

July 18th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
ERP project overruns ‘distressingly common’: Survey

ERP project overruns ‘distressingly common’: Survey

BOSTON - It is "distressingly common" to see ERP (enterprise-resource-planning) projects involving Oracle Corp., SAP AG and Microsoft Dynamics software...

July 12th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
SAP’s Q2 results: software revenue up 26 per cent

SAP’s Q2 results: software revenue up 26 per cent

BOSTON -- SAP's software revenue grew 26 per cent in its second quarter to €1.06 billion (US$1.30 billion), coming in at...

July 12th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
Oracle adds to social-media software arsenal

Oracle adds to social-media software arsenal

BOSTON -- Oracle Corp. is buying startup Involver, a move that adds to its burgeoning array of marketing, analytics and...

July 10th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
Oracle close to phasing out Flash support portal

Oracle close to phasing out Flash support portal

BOSTON -- Oracle Corp. may soon fully transition away from the much-maligned, Flash-based version of its support portal over to...

July 6th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus
Oracle OpenWorld reveals company plans

Oracle OpenWorld reveals company plans

BOSTON -- Oracle tends to keep a tight lid on the specific announcements it will make each year at the...

June 27th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus