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Analysis: The inexorable rise of NoSQL

Many firms find it hard to look past Oracle, IBM or HP for their data warehouse and business intelligence tools. But with the advent of big data, the niche players’ day may be dawning. John Leonard speaks to one of the upstarts
03 Oct 2012

Oracle OpenWorld: How social drives business engagement

Olympic flame at London 2012
Digital word of mouth provides the most effective advertising, while London 2012 was 'the social event of all time'
02 Oct 2012

Oracle focuses on modernising banking IT

Mark Hurd of Oracle
Mark Hurd tells Oracle OpenWorld that many banks suffer from legacy applications left over from mergers
02 Oct 2012

Hurd reveals Oracle's four-pronged strategy

Also says CIOs have the toughest jobs in industry due to budget constraints
01 Oct 2012

Nokia strikes mapping deal with Oracle

Mapping the one area of Nokia that is expanding and profitable
01 Oct 2012

Paypal: Big data is a scam

Payment firm's chief architect claims relational tools can solve almost all data problems
01 Oct 2012

Oracle announces IaaS offering, private cloud, new database and Exadata X3

Larry Ellison launches new products and services at Oracle World in San Francisco, and goes on the offensive against IBM and EMC
01 Oct 2012

Case Study: Twitter's use of MySQL

Social network explains its reasons for using Oracle's open-source relational database management system
30 Sep 2012

An interview with Max Schireson, president of NoSQL innovator 10gen

John Leonard talks big data with the president of the company behind MongoDB
26 Sep 2012

Benioff: 4G will enable an enterprise to be run on an iPad

'When you have an iPad with LTE, you can run your whole enterprise on these services' - Benioff
20 Sep 2012

Oracle U-turn over support for Intel Itanium servers

Computer giant grudgingly complies with court verdict over withdrawal of support for Itanium
05 Sep 2012

Oracle releases fix for zero-day Java exploit as attacks increase

Company admits bug can impact availability, integrity and confidentiality of systems
31 Aug 2012

Researchers discover second security bug in zero day Java exploit

Still no word from Oracle as threat increases
29 Aug 2012

IBM spends over $1bn on Kenexa and ships new mainframe

Tech giant looks to improve software and hardware offerings
29 Aug 2012

New Java exploit details emerge as attacks escalate; no patch from Oracle yet

Hacked applet can 'do anything Java can' says security expert
28 Aug 2012

Oracle admits paying bloggers to influence public opinion

Software firm admits it has 'influencers' on its payroll
20 Aug 2012

IBM buys Texas Memory Systems

High-performance memory maker is 'critical component' of storage approach
17 Aug 2012

SAP agrees to pay Oracle $306m in damages

Oracle could also succeed in $1.3bn jury award being reinstated
03 Aug 2012

Branson pickle for Oracle?

02 Aug 2012

HP prevails in Itanium case against Oracle

Judge backs HP and orders Oracle to continue support and development for HP's Itanium-based systems
02 Aug 2012

UBS selects Oracle Fusion software-as-a-service in HR migration

Bank examines all alternatives before moving from PeopleSoft to Fusion
01 Aug 2012

Six London boroughs to install Oracle ERP solution

Boroughs opt for Capgemini to implement software
31 Jul 2012

Oracle chief architect moves to drop part of Java 8 to speed up release

“Project Jigsaw” may be deferred to Java 9 in 2015
19 Jul 2012

Oracle buys social media platform company Involver

Social markup language developer sells out to software giant, increasing rivalry between Oracle and
11 Jul 2012