Stories tagged: Oracle
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 9:55 a.m.
Companies anticipate big software deals, with help from Trump
The software industry went on a shopping spree in 2016, and this year could be even busier, bolstered by the new president’s policies and what one analyst suggests could be …
Thu., July 28, 2016, 10:06 a.m.
Oracle buying ‘cloud’ business software provider NetSuite
Software mogul Larry Ellison once famously mocked cloud computing as a fad. Now his company, Oracle, will spend $9.3 billion to acquire cloud upstart NetSuite.
Fri., May 27, 2016, 7:10 a.m.
Google wins battle over Android software
Google’s Android software just dodged a $9 billion bullet. A federal jury found Thursday that Google didn’t need permission to use a rival’s programming tools as it built Android – …
Thu., Sept. 18, 2014, 2:30 p.m.
Ellison gives up Oracle CEO role, becomes chairman
SAN FRANCISCO — Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison is ending his 37-year reign as CEO of the business software maker that he co-founded and is handing over the job to his …
Tue., Aug. 27, 2013
Oracle hearings begin
An international jury has begun hearings into what could be one of the biggest scandals in the 162-year history of the America’s Cup. The panel is investigating an admission by …
Sun., April 7, 2013
Motley Fool: Oracle a data monster to consider
Shares of Oracle (Nasdaq: ORCL), the world’s No. 3 software company, had recently been trading near its 52-week high. But after posting its third-quarter earnings report, which missed Wall Street …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2012
WSU wrestles with aid backlog
Washington State University officials are still working to clean up a financial aid mess partially caused by the implementation of new, multimillion-dollar software. The problem surfaced the first day of …
Tue., April 17, 2012
Oracle tells jury Google stole idea
SAN FRANCISCO – Oracle began Monday trying to convince a jury that Google’s top executives have long known that they stole a key piece of technology to build the Android …