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  1. Are S&P 500 Companies Overpriced? No, They're More EfficientRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Some valuation ratios are difficult to interpret because of accounting rules, and even more difficult to put on a chart because of erratic readings at some points in time. As an engineer with limited knowledge in accounting, but a good understanding of product and service flows in various sectors, the Price to Sales ratio is the easiest for me to understand.


  2. IBM Sells Chip Business, Losses Continue - InformationWeekRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | InformationWeek

    IBM on Monday reported disappointing results for its third quarter even as it wrapped up yet another major divestiture, paying GlobalFoundaries $1.5 billion to take over its semiconductor manufacturing operations in New York and Vermont. "We are executing on a clear strategy that is moving IBM to higher value," said Ginni Rometty, IBM chairman, president, and CEO, in a statement.


  3. New Java Champions: Mario Torre and Anton ArhipovRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Oracle

    Mario Torre is well recognized as a Java community member, being an active OpenJDK member since the project very initial conception, first as a GNU Classpath contributor and then as an OpenJDK contributor, and now as part of the the OpenJDK Adoption Group. Torre has been the co-organizer of the FOSDEM Java Devroom since 2010.


  4. One Put, One Call Option To Know About for OracleRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    Consistently, one of the more popular stocks people enter into their stock options watchlist at Stock Options Channel is Oracle Corp. . So this week we highlight one interesting put contract, and one interesting call contract, from the June 2015 expiration for ORCL.


  5. Software Industry Sees Rise in M&A ValueRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CNet News

    Six of the highest value software transactions in the mergers and acquisitions market year-to-date occurred in September, though volume declined 12 percent over the prior quarter, from 496 to 437 deals, according to Berkery Noyes, an independent mid-market investment bank. The number of deals year-to-date rose 15 percent compared to the corresponding timeframe in 2013, and aggregate transaction value nearly doubled relative to the previous quarter, from $19.7 billion to $38.8 billion.


  6. Software in Silicon CloudRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Oracle

    Announced at Oracle OpenWorld, Software in Silicon Cloud is available to qualified partners and customers for testing of its revolutionary new features for application security and performance. Find details, demos and registration here !


  7. WSA 2014: MSS becomes best African mobile solutionRead the original story

    Sunday | Vanguard

    BY EMEKA AGINAM After competing with no fewer than 400 other solutions from Africa in the 2014 World Summit Award , Mobile Software Solutions limited, a Nigerian solution with a focus on e-health was celebrated with an award for the Best African Mobile Solutions in mobile content, Health, Entertainment/Lifestyle category. The World Summit Award is the global follow-up initiative of the United Nations World Summit on Information Society .


  8. Securitas Direct Will Be Able to Manage up to 100 Million Verisure...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Freshnews

    Summary Securitas Direct, a leading supplier of safety and security solutions in Spain, Europe, and Latin America, has chosen Oracle hardware and software as the backbone for its main connections and processing signals center. With the Oracle Internet of Things solution, Securitas Direct will be able to strengthen the quality of service, speed time to market for new products and services, and deliver an improved experience for its business and residential customers.


  9. Former Informatica Integration Executive New CEO at StrongLoopRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Freshnews

    He brings with him more than 25 years of experience in enterprise cloud computing, data integration, developer ecosystems, and open source in both mature and fast growing companies. In this position, Soto will be responsible for accelerating the adoption of StrongLoop's Node.js-based solutions by enterprises developing APIs to support mobile apps, IoT and services requiring access to data sources such as Oracle, SQL Server and MongoDB both in the datacenter and in the cloud.


  10. Oracle Recognizes Marketing All-Stars at the 2014 Markie AwardsRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | PressReleasePoint

    In today's rapidly changing digital world marketers are faced with a host of new challenges when trying to build personalized relationships between ideal customers and brands. The 2014 Markie Awards recognize marketers who are overcoming these challenges and demonstrating leadership in their respective industries with creative, innovative, and effective campaigns that successfully utilize modern marketing techniques to deliver revenue to their companies' bottom lines.


  11. Rimini Street Announces Preliminary Third Quarter 2014 Financial ResultsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 |

    Oct 15, 2014--Rimini Street, Inc., the leading independent provider of enterprise software support for SAP AG's Business Suite and BusinessObjects software and Oracle Corporation's Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business Suite, Oracle Database, Oracle Middleware, Hyperion and Oracle Retail software, today announced preliminary financial results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2014. "Our performance for the fiscal third quarter set a new record in net revenues, exceeded our new client sales plan and included many notable achievements," said Seth Ravin, CEO, Rimini Street.


  12. Jonathan, Uwaje, Honoured At ICT Centenary ConferenceRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    President Goodluck Jonathan has been conferred with the 'Grand Commander of ICT Promoters in Nigeria,' for being Nigeria's first digital President, at the just concluded 2014 Nigeria Information and Communication Technology, ICT, Centenary awards held recently. Also honoured at the event, was the immediate past President of the Institute of Software Practitioners of Nigeria, ISPON, Dr. Chris Uwaje, who was conferred with the indigenous and IT Policy advocate award.


  13. 12 Mistakes To Avoid When Raising VC DollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 |

    I joined Mohr Davidow Ventures as a General Partner in 2007. A serial entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience in the venture industry, I was previously the founder and CEO of Agile Software , where I led the creation of a new category now called Product Lifecycle Management .


  14. Oracle May See EPS Upside From BuybacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Barron's

    Oracle remains committed to buying back shares, and we expect that this will be the preferred method of returning capital to shareholders as long as the company's price/earnings multiple trails the broader market.


  15. Corporate Performance Management Moving to the CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | CNet News

    Of the total on premise deployments, 49 percent of those surveyed said they are considering migrating their deployment to the cloud, the report found. Corporate performance management solutions are growing in popularity with a near-perfect 98 percent satisfaction rate among customers, and a majority of customers surveyed are looking to increase their CPM budgets over the next few years, according to a Nucleus Research market survey.


  16. Death of Oracle Corporation (ORCL)'s Innovation By SAP's CEO Bill McDermottRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Insider Monkey

    Oracle Corporation has lost round one of innovation and is being hunted by its competitor SAP in the second round of the battle of innovation. SAP's CEO Bill Mc Dermott exchanged his views on The Street about how his company is better equipped to take over the future of database management.


  17. Melbourne Software Company Anahata Offers Services to Shop &...Read the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | PRWeb

    Anahata Technologies Pty Ltd was established in Perth, Western Australia, five years ago as a privately owned company focusing on the design, implementation and maintenance of cost-efficient and customized ICT solutions. The Shop & Office Fitting Industry has long been faced with a shortage of cost-effective and reliable ICT solutions.


  18. Hotel Yearbook: Move to the Cloud - " so you can focus on the guestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Hospitality Net

    Moving to the Cloud is not simply an IT migration, says Kate Clark of Oracle's MICROS Systems, Inc. It is a strategic investment in the future of the hotel's guest experience. Scalability and performance are no longer obstacles, so hotels of every size can take advantage of the latest analytic platforms efficiently and cost-effectively.


  19. Google, Snapchat vet hired to head Oracle's push into the cloudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Business Journal

    Peter S. Magnusson, a former engineering chief at Google and Snapchat, has joined Oracle to help in its move into cloud-based enterprise software offerings. The move comes as the Redwood City business software giant plays catch-up on the growing trend towards "renting" vs. owning enterprise software.


  20. Has The Easy Money Already Been Made In Oracle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Seeking Alpha

    Oracle's business model - part pacemaker manufacturer, part disposable razor company - is a fine tuned engine, operating at peak performance. Elevated operational leverage in Oracle's most important segment continues to indicate the Sun acquisition was a good move for company shareholders.