Oracle upgrades MySQL GUI

Oracle upgrades MySQL GUI

Oracle Corp. [NASDAQ: ORCL] has announced an upgrade to the user interface for its open source MySQL database, saying it...

August 13th, 2013 IT World Canada

Salesforce CEO gushes over Oracle, Ellison quieter

They couldn’t have been closer pals. Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff and Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison, who have tossed verbal...

June 27th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Big Data pushing faster, better decisions

Big Data pushing faster, better decisions

BThe potential for making better and faster business decisions is pushing large companies to invest huge sums of money on...

January 11th, 2013

WANdisco’s mission critical-ready Hadoop

WANdisco’s mission critical-ready Hadoop

Hadoop offers large enterprises a way out of their Big Data processing challenges but the Java-based programming framework but comes...

January 10th, 2013

Oracle’s next target: Teradata

Oracle’s next target: Teradata

Optimistic and confident seem confining words to describe Oracle Corp. founder CEO Larry Ellison. Jaunty, brash and cocky fit better.  So...

September 28th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Oracle Exadata’s speed comes at a price

Oracle Exadata’s speed comes at a price

LAS VEGAS - Few Oracle products in recent years have received as much hype as the Exadata database machine, with...

April 25th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

Next-generation SQL Server to launch soon

Next-generation SQL Server to launch soon

BOSTON -- Microsoft has announced a March 7 online event for the launch of SQL Server 2012, the next generation...

January 25th, 2012 Chris Kanaracus

Machine-based decision-making is coming

Machine-based decision-making is coming

There may come a day when computers take over the business decision-making process.Machines' unbiased assessments of data will replace managers'...

November 9th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau

The art of the turnaround

The art of the turnaround

The cabin safety officer for Virgin Atlantic Airlines Ltd. opens with a video. Flight attendants in red stilettos march toward...

September 15th, 2011 Dave Webb