Oracle to hire more staff than it cuts from Sun

Oracle to hire more staff than it cuts from Sun

With Oracle's anticipated purchase of Sun drawing near, company CEO Larry Ellison disclosed plans to hire 2,000 engineering and sales...

January 27th, 2010 Ted Samson

Are Oracle and SAP too big for their own good?

Are Oracle and SAP too big for their own good?

The battle and competition in the enterprise software market between SAP and Oracle has fast become one of the hottest rivalries in high-tech. And...

January 22nd, 2010 Thomas Wailgum

Java

Java

Would the Java community thrive as well under Oracle's control as it did under Sun Microsystems? Vendors of Java products seem...

January 22nd, 2010 joab jackson

Oracle-Sun merger foes head to China, Russia

Oracle-Sun merger foes head to China, Russia

With the European Commission seen as virtually certain to approve Oracle's acquisition of Sun Microsystems in just a week, those campaigning...

January 18th, 2010 Paul Meller

Oracle buys data quality vendor Silver Creek Systems

Oracle buys data quality vendor Silver Creek Systems

Acquisition-happy Oracle has made its first purchase of the year, announcing late Monday that it has scooped up Westminster, Colorado,...

January 5th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

A petition launched in December by MySQL creator Michael 'Monty' Widenius to "save" the open-source database from Oracle has quickly...

January 4th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Oracle

Oracle

Oracle’s latest commitments designed to address the European Commission's concerns regarding its acquisition of Sun Microsystems and the MySQL database...

December 14th, 2009 Paul Meller

French ERP vendor offers to take over MySQL

French ERP vendor offers to take over MySQL

French ERP (enterprise resource planning) vendor Nexedi made a public bid Monday to take over stewardship of the open-source MySQL...

December 14th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

Sun offers enterprise Java techs, silence on Oracle

Sun offers enterprise Java techs, silence on Oracle

Sun Microsystems officials introduced on Thursday Sun's upgrades to three Java-based technologies, including the company's latest implementation of enterprise Java....

December 10th, 2009 Paul Krill