Shares in Oracle, the US software firm, fall sharply after it reported a fall in sales and earnings.
Blackstone is considering other Dell CEO candidates, just in case. Oracle’s Mark Hurd is on the short list.
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Oracle Expands Its Industry-Leading Communications OSS Suite
Oracle announced plans to buy networking equipment maker Acme Packet Monday. CEO Larry Ellison has reshaped Oracle with acquisitions. But has he made one deal too many?
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Oracle made the wrong move: Tech companies with cash piles shouldn’t fling it over the fiscal cliff.
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MF2 Makes Equity Investment of $8.3 Million
MF2 Acquires 3% Net Smelter Royalty for US$10 Million
MF2 Agrees to Purchase 100% of the Mineral Offtake From Oracle Ridge
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Is Oracle (ORCL) quietly trying to kill the open-source MySQL database? Oracle, which gained control over MySQL’s distribution through the Sun acquisition, has been withholding test cases for bug fixes from developers, and has pulled MySQL’s revision history. Oracle gets a large chunk of its profits from its proprietary Oracle Database, and had to provide concerned regulators with assurances MySQL would be safe to win approval for the Sun deal. Microsoft and IBM also provide databases that compete with MySQL 5 comments!
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