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Is Oracle Hiding its Data-Analytics Strategy?

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Right now, it seems as if the company’s content with being a “fast follower.” continue…

Oracle Jumping Aboard In-Memory Bandwagon

The in-memory option for Oracle’s 12c database is clearly meant to counter SAP’s HANA in-memory technology. continue…

Salesforce, Workday Form Yet Another Data Alliance

The new partnership could increase the potential audience for both companies’ services, while angering Oracle. continue…

SAP Barging into Salesforce’s Social Territory

SAP has a newfound interest in sentiment analysis and data-mining social networks. continue…

Oracle Getting Into the App-Design Game

Its data-analytics app designer is intended to be easy to use. But what does “easy to use” actually mean? continue…

Larry Ellison Believes Apple is Doomed

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The onetime Apple board member and Oracle CEO thinks Apple without its co-founder can only crash and burn. continue…

The Next Big Data Battle: Utilities

IBM’s HyRef is just one of a growing number of analytics platforms seeking to dominate the utilities industry. continue…

IBM Furloughing U.S. Hardware Employees

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Despite forcing some employees to take an unpaid week off, IBM is proceeding with its hardware-centric OpenPOWER Consortium. continue…

IBM Still Pushing Out Big Data Hardware

The new PowerLinux 7R4 server is designed to boost the efforts of those clients engaged in data analytics and heavy-duty cloud work. continue…

Oracle Suggests Utility Companies Could Do More with Analytics

Many power-utility companies have a “Big Data skills gap,” according to a new Oracle survey. continue…