Customers at the annual powwow in San Francisco hear how the business software maker is opening its arms to partners. But will they also find out how Oracle's effort to merge products picked up in acquisitions is going?
NAB challenged by data warehouse project National Australia Bank (NAB) revealed it has learned some lessons in clustered database development as part of the bank's move to a real-time data warehouse. 26/10/2006
PeopleSoft users lose out on upgrade path? Oracle has no upgrade path for some of its PeopleSoft CRM users, who will have to re-implement their systems should they want to move to newer releases, according to an Oracle partner. 26/10/2006
Oracle to offer Red Hat Linux support Oracle will sell support to Red Hat Linux customers and offer its own free clone of the open-source operating system, Chief Executive Larry Ellison said on Wednesday in the US, posing a major competitive challenge to the leading Linux seller.
Ubuntu chief: Oracle Linux has 'tactical value' Oracle has the ability to support Linux, and doing so could have "tactical value" for the database company, the founder of Ubuntu Linux -- and a potential Oracle partner -- said Friday in the US. 23/10/2006
User group tips new Oracle products Oracle's Australian user group is tipping the software giant could announce new versions of its e-business suite,
application server and database at its annual OpenWorld conference in the US next week. 20/10/2006