• Oracle CEO: We’re growing faster than any other scaled cloud company
    Fox Business Videos3 days ago

    Oracle CEO: We’re growing faster than any other scaled cloud company

    Oracle CEO Mark Hurd on how cloud technology will benefit businesses and how his company has profited.

  • Big Data Is the Future, but Cloudera Is Definitely Not
    InvestorPlace2 hours ago

    Big Data Is the Future, but Cloudera Is Definitely Not

    After Cloudera Inc (NYSE:CLDR) shares witnessed a 20% pop on the first day of trading, people were inclined to think that the oversubscribed IPO was indicative of an analytics company that got it right.

  • Barrons.com3 hours ago

    [$$] Oracle, Hortonworks Favored by IT Trends

    Credit Suisse We attended the semi-annual ONUG (One Networking User Group) Conference in New York, where information-technology (IT) leaders from several large enterprises discussed cloud strategies – public, private, multi-cloud -- as well as opportunities in digital transformation disruption. Key takeaways include: 1) Data enable the digital transformation.

  • American City Business Journals4 hours ago

    Google and Facebook spend millions to lobby Congress as Washington inquiries ramp up

    Google spent $4.17 billion petitioning Congress during the quarter, according to a Lobbying Disclosure Act obtained by Bloomberg . Oracle spent $3.82 million on the quarter, while Facebook spent $2.85 million during the same period, Bloomberg reported.

  • Oracle Corp. : ORCL-US: Dividend Analysis : October 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 23, 2017
    Capital Cube5 hours ago

    Oracle Corp. : ORCL-US: Dividend Analysis : October 11th, 2017 (record date) : By the numbers : October 23, 2017

    Categories: Yahoo FinanceGet free summary analysis Our analysis is based on comparing Oracle Corp. with the following peers – Microsoft Corporation, CA, Inc., Adobe Systems Incorporated, Intuit Inc., salesforce.com, inc., Red Hat, Inc., SAP SE Sponsored ADR, Symantec Corporation, Citrix Systems, Inc. and QUALCOMM Incorporated (MSFT-US, CA-US, ADBE-US, INTU-US, CRM-US, RHT-US, SAP-US, SYMC-US, CTXS-US and QCOM-US). Oracle ... Read more (Read more...)

  • Barrons.com5 hours ago

    Cisco To Spend $1.9B For Software Firm Broadsoft; Will Amazon Counter?

    Shares of Cisco Systems (CSCO) are up 14 cents, or 0.4% at $34.39, after the company announced it will buy telecom software provider Broadsoft (BSFT) for $55 per share in cash, for an aggregate purchase price of $1.9 billion, net of cash, at almost no premium to the $53.90 at which Broadsoft closed on Friday. Cisco’s Rob Salvagno explained in a blog post that Cisco desires Broadsoft’s “cloud collaboration platforms, which strengthen our cloud investments and ability to deliver collaboration solutions." If you want more background on Broadsoft, you could consider reading a post on Friday that discussed positive remarks about the importance of the company on the part of Dmitry Netis of William Blair, who suggested that Amazon (AMZN) should buy them.

  • Cloud Communications Critical to Delivering Stellar Customer Experiences and Growth, but Many Companies Behind the Deployment Curve
    PR Newswire6 hours ago

    Cloud Communications Critical to Delivering Stellar Customer Experiences and Growth, but Many Companies Behind the Deployment Curve

    REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- A new Oracle Communications study The Cloud Redefines Customer Experience revealed that enterprises view in-application communications technologies as critical to enhancing customer experiences and gaining a competitive edge and higher growth. As such, enterprises are increasingly turning to cloud-based communications solutions to effect this change and achieve their business objectives, although many are still behind the curve when it comes to infusing critical communications capabilities into their business transactions.

  • TheStreet.com7 hours ago

    15 Companies Microsoft and Oracle Should Consider Buying

    After a drop in software deals this year, MoffettNathanson suggests Oracle, Salesforce, Adobe, Microsoft and others should make acquisitions in the coming quarters.

  • TheStreet.com2 days ago

    Software Firms Like Oracle, Salesforce and Adobe Are Well-Positioned for Deals

    After a drop in software deals this year, MoffettNathanson suggests Oracle, Salesforce, Adobe, Microsoft and others should make acquisitions in the coming quarters.

  • Fortune4 days ago

    MongoDB Has Strong Debut In Latest Tech IPO

    The window is open for tech companies going public.

  • MarketWatch4 days ago

    MongoDB IPO: 5 things to know about database-software company

    MongoDB Inc. is the next big tech initial public offering after booming debuts from Roku Inc. and Switch Inc., as the database software startup valued at more than $1.5 billion looks to increase its “financial ...

  • Just relax, Europe's tech leader SAP tells investors, fourth quarter will be dynamite
    Reuters4 days ago

    Just relax, Europe's tech leader SAP tells investors, fourth quarter will be dynamite

    FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - SAP (SAPG.DE), Europe's most valuable technology stock, predicted a "dynamite" fourth quarter for its cloud computing business, helping its shares erase losses after third-quarter results fell short of market expectations. The German software maker is in the midst of a transition to offering cloud-based services to business customers, and management had flagged that 2017 would see a trough in profit margins as it invested in datacenters and redeployed staff. CEO Bill McDermott said SAP was seeing more customers using its new cloud-based S/4HANA business planning products to overhaul their organizations and supply chains.

  • Oracle Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ORCL-US : October 19, 2017
    Capital Cube4 days ago

    Oracle Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : ORCL-US : October 19, 2017

    Categories: ETFs Yahoo FinanceGet full CapitalCube analysis *Disclaimer : This is as of previous day’s closing price. Technical Indicators Below is a quick look at 5 technical indicators for Oracle Corp.. More studies are available on the Technical Chart. Indicator Signal Closing Price above/below 50 Day Moving Average Bullish Closing Price above/below 200 Day Moving Average Bullish 50 ... Read more (Read more...)

  • 3 Top Stocks Billionaires Love
    Motley Fool4 days ago

    3 Top Stocks Billionaires Love

    Two tech stocks and one biotech stock rank near the top of the list for billionaire investors.

  • How CEO Marc Benioff Drives Relentless Forward Thinking at Salesforce
    Fortune4 days ago

    How CEO Marc Benioff Drives Relentless Forward Thinking at Salesforce

    An instinctive, obsessive leader, he’s adept at predicting and embracing technology shifts.

  • Reuters4 days ago

    Just relax, Europe's tech leader SAP tells investors, fourth-quarter will be dynamite

    FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - SAP (SAPG.DE), Europe's most valuable technology stock, predicted a "dynamite" fourth quarter for its cloud computing business, helping its shares erase losses after third-quarter results fell short of market expectations. The German software maker is in the midst of a transition to offering cloud-based services to business customers, and management had flagged that 2017 would see a trough in profit margins as it invested in datacenters and redeployed staff. CEO Bill McDermott said SAP was seeing more customers using its new cloud-based S/4HANA business planning products to overhaul their organisations and supply chains.

  • The Wall Street Journal5 days ago

    [$$] Oracle Pitches Security of the Cloud to Software Clients

    Oracle Corp. Chief Executive Mark Hurd said he expects more companies to shift software operations to the cloud, where security and encryption make it harder to hack.

  • Fortune5 days ago

    Why Business Transformation Is So Damn Hard

    "We're cannibalizing ourselves."

  • Market Realist6 days ago

    IBM’s Value Proposition in the US Software Space

    On October 10, 2017, IBM’s forward EV-to-EBITDA multiple was ~9.0x. That metric was lower than Microsoft’s multiple of ~13.6x and Oracle’s multiple of ~10.0x.

  • Ribeiro Selects Oracle Retail to Anticipate Demand and Gain More Omnichannel Agility
    PR Newswire6 days ago

    Ribeiro Selects Oracle Retail to Anticipate Demand and Gain More Omnichannel Agility

    REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Oracle announced that Argentinian hardline retailer Ribeiro has selected Oracle Retail Merchandising, Planning & Optimization and Supply Chain solutions to empower operational discipline to attract, retain and serve their Omnichannel customers. Ribeiro is a family owned company offering household items and electronics that established operations in 1910. Today Ribeiro is managed by the third family generation that operates over 82 stores, the call center and a robust online presence.

  • Better Buy: Cisco Systems, Inc. vs. Oracle Corp.
    Motley Fool7 days ago

    Better Buy: Cisco Systems, Inc. vs. Oracle Corp.

    In this battle of computing industry giants, the action centered on cloud computing and hinged on different attitudes to cash management.

  • Oracle Defines Path to Open API Banking with an Unparalleled Array of Solutions
    PR Newswire7 days ago

    Oracle Defines Path to Open API Banking with an Unparalleled Array of Solutions

    REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- In today's economy, banks seek to adapt a more customer-centric business model by delivering new services with greater transparency. Traditional banks understand that they must equip themselves with digital capabilities to avoid being disintermediated by new players in the industry. Oracle's open API banking solution set can help banks make the difference they need.

  • Oracle Financial Services Transaction Filtering Now Available
    PR Newswire7 days ago

    Oracle Financial Services Transaction Filtering Now Available

    REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Announced today, Oracle Financial Services Transaction Filtering product is now widely available. The solution, which integrates tightly with Oracle Financial Crime and Compliance Management (FCCM), holds the sanctioned transactions in real-time with accuracy and efficiency. The offering enables compliance with current legal and regulatory requirements with the ability to filter against key watch lists—such as the U.S. treasury, European Union and United Nations—via pre-integrated Oracle architecture.

  • PR Newswire7 days ago

    NetSuite Accelerates Business Expansion in EMEA

    LONDON, Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- NEXT READY BUSINESS TOUR 2017 — Oracle NetSuite, one of the world's leading providers of cloud-based financials / ERP, HR, Professional Services Automation (PSA) and omnichannel commerce software suites, today launched SuiteSuccess editions for Ireland and UK headquartered companies and announced more EMEA-specific product enhancements, more new offices in the region and more customer and partner wins. With the resources of Oracle, NetSuite is able to accelerate growth and product innovation, and strengthen its commitment to customer and partner success in the region. "EMEA has long been a strategic region for NetSuite and a key factor in our growth," said Mark Woodhams, VP EMEA for Oracle NetSuite.

  • PR Newswire7 days ago

    SystemsAccountants Supports Expansion into New Markets with NetSuite

    LONDON, Oct. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle NetSuite, one of the world's leading providers of cloud-based financials / ERP, HR, Professional Services Automation (PSA) and omnichannel commerce, today announced that SystemsAccountants, a leading specialist recruitment and resourcing solutions company, has chosen NetSuite OneWorld to underpin its global expansion. With new offices opening in Paris and New York, SystemsAccountants has moved to NetSuite's cloud business platform to help it scale into new markets with ease. SystemsAccountants' previous systems were almost a decade old and based on manual input, making them unfit for its increasingly complex global business.