Is Oracle Still Relevant?

Is Oracle Still Relevant?

If you’re in IT, or you pay the bills for IT, this is a question you have faced, or will face shortly. Companies and governments of all sizes are going through a rapid digital transformation that will impact their operations, profitability, and their very...
What is Oracle Doing to Standard Edition Licensing?

What is Oracle Doing to Standard Edition Licensing?

Using Oracle Standard Edition used to be a highly effective way for companies and government agencies to leverage solid Oracle technology without the incredibly large fees associated with Oracle Database Enterprise Edition. If you could fit your usage into the...
City of Sunrise Firefighters Pension v. Oracle

City of Sunrise Firefighters Pension v. Oracle

I’ve been in the Oracle ecosystem for almost 25 years now. It’s difficult to surprise me when it comes to Oracle behavior. Some days I think that I’ve “seen it all” with Oracle. Then, however, I read something that makes me shake my head and think, “Oracle didn’t...
The Oracle Earnings Call Everyone Dreams Of

The Oracle Earnings Call Everyone Dreams Of

Oracle announced their Q3 earnings last week and the market greeted the announcement with a big yawn. After an initial stock drop of 3%, Oracle shares are pretty much back to where they were pre-earnings announcement. After reading the transcript of Oracle’s earnings...
Oracle’s Software Investment Advisory – SIA

Oracle’s Software Investment Advisory – SIA

We are in the first full week of Oracle’s new fiscal year and Oracle’s already made changes to the LMS audit team that could impact you. So I wanted to talk about those changes and what you should know. A new organization – SIA So what exactly did Oracle do?...