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Google working on migrating from MySQL to MariaDB

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Google has been working with the MariaDB Foundation since the beginning of the year
13 Sep 2013

Simply Business selects Microsoft's BI platform over Oracle to gain better customer insight

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Oracle 'wouldn't give the same rigour, reliability and agility as Microsoft SQL Server 2012', claims company chief operating officer
03 Sep 2013

Millions of PCs vulnerable to Java 6 exploit kit released last week

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Neutrino exploit kit updated to take advantage of Java 6 vulnerability – attacks already seen this week
29 Aug 2013

Google chairman Eric Schmidt says Google didn't steal from Oracle

Google chairman uses Google+ to reject Oracle CEO Larry Ellison's claims
27 Aug 2013

IBM, Oracle, EMC to be investigated by Chinese authorities over security concerns

Prism scandal "implies security problems"
16 Aug 2013

University of St Andrews consolidates and virtualises 400 servers in 50 locations

Project led by CIO Steven Watt intended to cut costs, power consumption and carbon emissions at the 600-year-old University
14 Aug 2013

Oracle 'took two years' to fix PeopleSoft errors – but just weeks when told flaws would be revealed at Black Hat conference

Web-facing applications ageing ERP systems all 'wide open' to security breaches, warns ERPScan CTO Alexander Polyakov
09 Aug 2013

Oracle and the innovator's dilemma - an interview with DataStax CEO Billy Bosworth

Cassandra boss reveals expansion plans and explains why big data means big problems for Oracle
24 Jul 2013

Morrisons selects Automic to streamline processes ahead of Orsyp's Dollar Universe

Speed of deployment was key factor in decision, Morrisons' IT operations manager tells Computing
01 Jul 2013

Oracle and Microsoft team up in new cloud partnership

Rivals to make products more compatible as they face growing competition from new computing companies
26 Jun 2013

Bottoms up: pub chain Mitchells & Butlers' top-to-toe IT overhaul

When Mitchells & Butlers embarked on a five-year top-to-bottom IT infrastructure upgrade, it touched every part of the company’s business
26 Jun 2013

River Island chooses Oracle Retail Planning to support growth

UK fashion firm selects Oracle to help improve customer experience as it aims to expand into new markets
25 Jun 2013

Oracle and Salesforce.com unveil technology and integration deal

Ellison and Benioff bury the hatchet in wide-ranging technology and integration deal between Oracle and Salesforce.com
25 Jun 2013

Oracle to make cloud announcements with Microsoft and Salesforce this week

Deal will close feud between Oracle and Salesforce, and guarantee Salesforce access to Oracle 12C
24 Jun 2013

Database shakedown: Five reasons why there’s a revolution going on

10gen CEO Max Schireson explains why there is room in the market for a new generation of providers
06 Jun 2013

MySQL creator Monty Widenius wants it to 'disappear from the Earth'

Monty Widenius is on a mission to replace Oracle-controlled MySQL, which he founded, with MariaDB
29 May 2013

Fujitsu, HP, IBM and Oracle hit as server sales slip – Gartner

Oracle sees sales drop by more than one-quarter as IBM, HP and Fujitsu also register sharp sales falls
28 May 2013

SAP quits talks to buy Jive Software

Jive's products overlapped and did not add sufficient value
28 May 2013

NHS Wales selects V1 over Oracle to save £1m a year

V1's document management solution also chosen ahead of Brainware, Kofax Markview, Cannon and Readsoft
21 May 2013

Oracle to open cloud data centre dedicated to G-Cloud

Computer giant follows Salesforce in announcing public-sector-focused data centre
14 May 2013

Customer perspective: Jaguar Land Rover and Betfair on why they chose VMware

Betfair's head of architecture believes Amazon will be the best option in the future
09 May 2013

Interview: Paul Woobey, CIO, Office for National Statistics

Woobey discusses big data, how Oracle Exadata has improved budgetary calculations tenfold, and why he won't use the cloud
08 May 2013

Report: Bain, Golden Gate to buy BMC software for $6.5bn

Private equity group is most likely to reach deal with systems management software firm
01 May 2013

Liverpool John Moores University issues £1m tender for HP hardware

LJMU is seeking bidders for provision of HP ProLiant servers and consultancy services
30 Apr 2013