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Oracle wants to remove barriers to the cloud with Microsoft partnership

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-wants-to-remove-barriers-to-the-cloud-with-microsoft-partnership/

3 days ago

In a bid to make it easier for companies to adopt a hybrid approach to their workloads.

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Gone in a flash: Oracle lays off hundreds as the biz formerly known as Pillar Data is shuttered

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/08/16/oracle_lays_off_hundreds_of_works_as_pillar_data_closed/

a week ago

The conference call equivalent of being taken round the back and...

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Judge Tosses Oracle's Challenge To JEDI Cloud, Delivering Win To AWS

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/judge-tosses-oracle-s-challenge-to-jedi-cloud-delivering-win-to-aws

a month ago

by Joseph Tsidulko The military's gate criteria around high availability was valid, and there was no organizational conflict of interest that impacted the integrity of the RFP process, Judge Eric Bruggink rules in clearing the potentially $10 billion award to go to AWS or Microsoft

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Oracle told to warp 9 out of court: Judge photon-torpedoes Big Red's Pentagon JEDI dream

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/12/oracle_defeated_in_fight_for_jedi_contract/

a month ago

Good news for Amazon, Microsoft. Meanwhile: A lawmaker offers new hope to database giant

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Oracle goes on for 50 pages about why it thinks AWS winning the Pentagon's $10bn JEDI cloud contract stinks

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/07/01/oracle_jedi_case_filing/

2 months ago

Case heads to Federal Claims Court in a little over a week

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Oracle updates Exadata at long last with AI and machine learning abilities

https://www.networkworld.com/article/3402559/oracle-updates-exadata-at-long-last-with-ai-and-machine-learning-abilities.html

2 months ago

Oracle announced an update to its Oracle Exadata Database Machine X8 server line that includes artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning capabilities, plus support for hybrid cloud.

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Oracle revamps startup program in a long-tail play for cloud growth

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-revamps-startup-program-in-a-long-tail-play-for-cloud-growth/

2 months ago

By inviting more startups to adopt Oracle Cloud, the enterprise giant is hoping to build inroads with the tech leaders of the future.

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Oracle adds dedicated Autonomous Database instances, developer tools

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-adds-dedicated-autonomous-database-instances-developer-tools/

2 months ago

The updates land as Oracle is seeing more enterprise customers trial the Autonomous Database. With the Autonomous Database, Oracle is looking to automate and optimize the upkeep of its database to save labor costs.

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Pentagon CIO: JEDI Cloud Decision Will Come In August, Despite Oracle's Legal Challenge

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/pentagon-cio-jedi-cloud-decision-will-come-in-august-despite-oracle-s-legal-challenge

2 months ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Dana Deasy told reporters that the source selection process and Oracle's lawsuit are two disconnected events, and the military can't wait much longer to implement a massive cloud transformation initiative.

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RIP Dyn Dynamic DNS :'( Oracle to end Dyn-asty by axing freshly gobbled services, shoving customers into its cloud

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/06/25/oracle_dyn_cloud_axed_2020/

2 months ago

Meanwhile, staff face cuts – and doesnotexist.com may not exist by next year

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Oracle Analytics: Honing 18+ products down to a single brand

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-analytics-honing-18-products-down-to-a-single-brand/

2 months ago

Oracle brings its cloud, on-premises and applications analytics products under a single brand, with a new user experience and simplified pricing.

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Larry Ellison: Oracle Is Finally Seeing Positive ‘Signals’ Around Its Autonomous Database Service

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/larry-ellison-oracle-is-finally-seeing-positive-signals-around-its-autonomous-database-service

2 months ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Q4 earnings delivered cloud software sales exceeding guidance and Wall Street predictions, more than making up for the decline in Oracle's legacy product lines. We have these other businesses that are just melting away and we dont care, Ellison says.

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Net-sweet! Oracle cloud shows some signs of life, just don't ask about the on-prem stuff

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/06/19/oracle_fy2019/

2 months ago

Meanwhile, database giant preps free as-a-service program to entice developers

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Oracle delivers strong Q4 on NetSuite, Fusion ERP, HCM margins

https://www.zdnet.com/article/oracle-delivers-strong-q4-on-netsuite-fusion-erp-hcm-margins/

2 months ago

Oracle has downshifted and downsized its hardware business and that's helping operating margins.

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AWS Asks Judge To Toss Oracle's JEDI Cloud Challenge

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/aws-asks-judge-to-toss-oracle-s-jedi-cloud-challenge

2 months ago

by Joseph Tsidulko Oracle wants a federal court "to declare that Oracle's admittedly deficient solution is good enough" for the military, AWS argues in its latest legal motion.

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Court drama: Did Oracle bully its customers into the cloud? Nine insiders to blow the whistle

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/06/06/oracle_cloud_pansion_lawsuit/

3 months ago

Pension fund lawsuit could reveal evidence of dodgy sales – or clear Big Red completely

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Microsoft and Oracle Expand Offerings with New 'Cross-Cloud' Support

https://redmondmag.com/articles/2019/06/05/microsoft-oracle-cross-cloud.aspx

3 months ago

Microsoft and Oracle on Wednesday together announced an expansion of their partnership, with new "cross-cloud" capabilities for larger organizations to tap. 06/05/2019

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Rivals Microsoft And Oracle Partner To Connect Clouds

https://www.crn.com/news/cloud/news/cloud/rivals-microsoft-and-oracle-partner-to-connect-clouds

3 months ago

by Donna Goodison With this partnership, our joint customers can migrate their entire set of existing applications to the cloud without having to re-architect anything, preserving the large investments they have already made, says Don Johnson, executive vice president of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure.

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Heavyweight notorious for aggressive licensing practices hooks its cloud up to Oracle's

https://www.theregister.co.uk/2019/06/05/microsoft_and_oracle_cloud/

3 months ago

Microsoft's Azure brought in to plug gaps in Big Red's product

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