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September 2010

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  • Oracle sets sights on chips

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 29 Sep 2010
  • So, Oracle's in the market for chip companies. And AMD quickly leapt to the top of the list of prospective targets. Oracle CEO Larry Ellison told financial analysts late last week that the ...

  • How does doing good affect your business?

    Heather Clancy 29 Sep 2010
  • A few months ago, I wrote in my personal blog about a technology facelift donated to a New York women's shelter by the Big Apple Chapter of the Ingram Micro VentureTech Network. Well, the chapter ...

  • Cleantech rounds out solution provider's vertical foci

    Heather Clancy 27 Sep 2010
  • Ever since I got into writing extensively about green IT and clean technology, many of my connections from the world of the technology solution provider channel have questioned whether or not ...

  • Hottest topics out of Oracle OpenWorld

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 24 Sep 2010
  • There was a lot to ponder at Oracle OpenWorld 2010 aside from the obvious news items: A new Exalogic super-duper Web server that is also--depending on your point of view--a cloud in a box or the ...

  • Oracle OpenWorld 2010: The low point

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 22 Sep 2010
  • SAN FRANCISCO--Wow. Larry Ellison really knows how to put the OOW in Oracle OpenWorld. We're heading into hour two of his second keynote but the major chunk of the audience that is still sentient ...

  • Benioff returns Ellison fire, but peacefully

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 22 Sep 2010
  • Marc Benioff said he came in peace but managed to counter comments from former-boss Larry Ellison pretty forcefully this morning. He did his best to cut Oracle's upcoming Exalogic "cloud in a box" ...

  • Oracle and Amazon team up for their own reasons

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 22 Sep 2010
  • Oracle needs to prove it "gets" the cloud. Amazon needs to show that its Web services are ready for the enterprise. Hence the deal under which Amazon will cordon off part of its vaunted cloud ...

  • Top channel takeaways from Oracle OpenWorld 2010

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 21 Sep 2010
  • SAN FRANCISCO--Oracle's really packing in the news at Oracle OpenWorld thus far. New Fusion Apps due out early next year. A new Linux distro. A new Exalogic super-duper Web server appliance to come ...

  • Hurd, HP settle

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 20 Sep 2010
  • They may not actually have kissed and made up, but Hewlett-Packard and its former CEO settled a lawsuit Monday. HP sued Mark Hurd after he accepted the co-presidency of Oracle Corp. just weeks ...

  • Oracle Exalogic unveiled (kinda)

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 20 Sep 2010
  • SAN FRANCISCO--As expected, new Oracle hardware -- the Exalogic elastic cloud -- got the spotlight at Oracle OpenWorld 2010. Oracle CEO Larry Ellison touted the new converged hardware in dozens of ...

  • Exadata/Exalogic front-and-center at Oracle OpenWorld

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 19 Sep 2010
  • SAN FRANCISCO--The Moscone Center North hall --which funnels the thousands of Oracle OpenWorld attendees into the keynotes was festooned with Exadata machines, knights-in-armor and a huge poster ...

  • Mark Hurd says hey to Oracle partners

    Barb Darrow - TechTarget 19 Sep 2010
  • Newly-minted Oracle co-president Mark Hurd introduced himself to a few thousand Oracle partners Sunday afternoon. And he reiterated what they’ve heard for months now from other Oracle execs: ...