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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;

Cloud vendors need to handhold businesses through their journey into the cloud

Social, mobile and cloud technologies are changing the way we do business. Businesses are keen to

Oracle to open its first Startup Cloud Accelerator in Bangalore

MUMBAI, INDIA: Oracle will launch its first incubation centre in Bangalore tomorrow. The company will launch

Infosys Finacle now on Oracle cloud

BANGALORE, INDIA: Infosys Finacle will now be available as a managed service on Oracle Cloud. This

Indian consumers willing to share personal information with retailers

MUMBAI, INDIA: As technology becomes more pervasive, shoppers increasingly require retailers to invest in delivering converged

6 key take-aways from Gartner’s 2015 database management systems Magic Quadrant

MUMBAI, INDIA: Gartner recently released database management systems Magic Quadrant. The report includes commercial and open

4 reasons India is important for Oracle

Mark Hurd, CEO, Oracle is betting big on India. Here are 4 reasons why. 1. Business

Oracle banking on Digital India opportunities as it sets out on an ambitious cloud journey

Soma Tah USA: Oracle will continue to invest in India as part of its strategic imperatives,

Oracle wants to beat Salesforce, sees traditional rivals IBM and SAP nowhere in the cloud!

Soma Tah USA: In the new era of cloud computing, the concept of IT service delivery are

Oracle and Intel join hands to sink teeth into the IBM Power customer base

Soma Tah USA: Oracle is looking to divert IBM Power systems customers to Oracle Engineered Systems