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Oracle acquires DDoS mitigation software maker Zenedge

By : CIOL Writers

Oracle is acquiring hybrid security startup Zenedge that provides firewalls and denial-of-service mitigation to enterprises. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Zenedge helps businesses secure applications and databases from malicious web traffic via its web application firewall (WAF) and distributed

Engaging the developer community in a cloud-native world

Soma Tah The effervescent app economy along with a simultaneously rising consumer expectation have put the business under an immense pressure to build and deliver application faster. Traditional software delivery practices are no longer relevant in this scenario, as developers

Oracle aims to take on AWS with simplified cloud purchase and consumption programs

USA: To compete with the three big public cloud services providers -AWS, Microsoft, and Google- Oracle today announced two new programs that address the cloud adoption challenges by improving and simplifying the way customers purchase and consume cloud services. Oracle’s observation:

Indus Towers deploys Oracle Taleo Cloud to expedite recruitment processes

NEW DELHI, INDIA: India’s premier telecom tower and infrastructure company, Indus Towers has selected Oracle Taleo Cloud Services to streamline and speed up its recruiting processes and for better collaboration in the cloud. The Oracle Talent Acquisition Cloud enables companies to easily

Indian developers more keen to work on microservices, chatbots and APIs, finds Oracle  

BANGALORE, INDIA: Oracle sees a very vibrant and active software development scenario in India, with developers working on all spectrums of technology. In particular, Oracle finds there’s more developer appetite for cutting edge technologies such as Containers, Chatbots etc. for building

Oracle launches GST-compliant ERP Cloud in India; unveils India datacenter plans

By : CIOL Writers

Oracle said it will expand its cloud services in India over the next six to nine months with plans for an Oracle data center in India. Over the coming months Oracle will be reviewing proposals from government and business partners to provide customers with the capability to build and move

Oracle adds AI and other advanced capabilities to its Customer Experience(CX) cloud suite

BANGALORE, INDIA: Oracle has come up with a series of new innovations within the Oracle Customer Experience (CX) Cloud Suite. Digital technologies have fundamentally changed how customers interact with brands. With the latest enhancements to the Oracle CX Cloud Suite,

Oracle to create an ‘internal startup’ focused on cloud computing, IoT, AR/VR

By : CIOL Writers

Oracle is creating an ‘internal startup’ inside its North America operations that will focus on key technology trends, including cloud computing, internet of things, artificial Intelligence, and augmented and virtual reality, reports Bloomberg.  The goal of the new startup called “Solution Engineering Center” by

Oracle acquires digital measurement company Moat

By : CIOL Writers

Oracle has announced the acquisition of digital measurement company, Moat better known for its role as an independent third party hired to measure ads across platforms like Facebook, Google’s YouTube and Snapchat. Founded in 2010, Moat helps advertisers and publishers measure whether people

Oracle acquires global DNS provider Dyn

By : CIOL Writers

Oracle is buying Dyn, a New Hampshire-based company that operates a platform to optimize websites’ performance. Dyn offers a variety of services, including monitoring and controlling applications and infrastructure with data and analytics to reroute traffic. While making the announcement,

Oracle to help Maharashtra govt. design effective smart city services

MUMBAI, INDIA: Oracle and the Maharashtra Government will create a Center of Excellence (CoE) to help accelerate the state’s smart city program and to modernize the government’s IT infra. The Government of Maharashtra initiated a program in April to develop

As Oracle Profits grow on Cloud Computing sales, its ready to take on Amazon

By : CIOL Writers

Oracle is aiming big in the cloud computing domain. After posting strong sales for its cloud-computing business that jumped 59 percent to $969 million in the last quarter, Larry Ellison, Oracle Chairman and CTO said: “Next week at Oracle OpenWorld,

Are Indian developers ready to use PaaS?

Anil Chopra App developers are critical not only for e-commerce firms but also for traditional industries like retail, healthcare, BFSI and telecom. They are the prime movers for business, as companies focus on Apps to connect with their consumers via

Oracle is funding an anti-Google non-profit campaign

By : CIOL Writers

Three months have passed since Oracle lost its big copyright case against Google but Oracle refuses to sit back and still nurses a grudge. The software company is not just pushing for a fresh trial in court; it has also

Data breach at Oracle may affect hundreds of thousands of businesses

By : CIOL Writers

Software giant, Oracle has reportedly been hacked with far-reaching implications for its customers. According to KrebsOnSecurity, the breach affected Oracle’s MICROS division, which provides point-of-sale systems and support for many businesses around the world. In fact, the number of locations

Oracle buying NetSuite for $9.3bn to expand its cloud play

USA: To boost its cloud services, Oracle is buying NetSuite at approximately $9.3 billion- a move which will help Oracle in competing rivals like Salesforce, Workday, Microsoft, Amazon and SAP. “NetSuite will benefit from Oracle’s global scale and reach to

Oracle partners ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu to train 45,000 students in the state

NEW DELHI, INDIA: During a recent visit to India, Oracle CEO Safra Catz said the company would expand its educational partnerships to another 1,000 institutions with a goal of reaching 500,000 students annually. In line with that commitment, Oracle and

Top 20 Tech brands of 2016

By : CIOL Writers

Technology has brought so much into this world, that today we cannot imagine a single day without it. From machines to mobiles, from cars to gadgets, everything that moves on a click or a tap has made our lives simpler

Oracle to set up state-of-the-art cloud sales hub in India, to hire 200

BANGALORE, INDIA: Oracle will build five “Digital” sales hubs placed strategically throughout Asia Pacific to make the cloud journey effortless for more midsize organizations. These state-of-the-art offices are slated for Australia, China, India, Korea and Singapore locations. Oracle also plans

Tech This Week: Bobbing up – Bitcoins, Missing-Plane signals and Whistleblowers at Oracle

By : Pratima Harigunani

INDIA: No matter if what happened this week was cryptic or clear, one thing is for sure;