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Larry Ellison, executive chairman and CTO of Oracle
Aug 3, 2016
At $US9.3 billion, this may well look like a bargain because in a single stroke, Oracle has gained critical mid-market mass.As reported by ARN, the tech giant’s recent acquisition...
Savio Ng
Aug 1, 2016
Hong Kong appears to be invaded by Pokémon Go players. We’ll no doubt be bumping into avid players all over the place. In case you’ve been entirely cut off from news this month,...
Benny Lee
Jul 25, 2016
According to Frost & Sullivan, the global big data market will reach US$122 billion in revenue by 2025 and the global data traffic will cross 100 zettabytes annually by 2025....
Ira Winkler
Jul 22, 2016
In the last few weeks, we’ve seen a lot of supposed mega hacks garner big media attention. And why not? We’re talking about more than 1 billion people at risk — if these breaches...
Jul 20, 2016
Earlier this year, JP Morgan released a report called “CIO Survey Foreshadows Changing of the Guard,” based on a survey of senior IT leaders from large enterprises. The report...
Rob Enderle
Jul 18, 2016
I had an interesting briefing earlier in the week. KPMG just finished a large CEO survey looking at how CEOs are thinking about technology. The good news is they apparently think...
A strategic approach to data management
Jul 14, 2016
IT environments have become increasingly more complex over the years. The exponential growth of data and the resources needed to store and manage it are among the most pressing...
4 ways to make agile and waterfall work together
Jul 12, 2016
Whether it’s a consulting engagement or an internal software project, IT departments like the flexibility and productivity of an agile project. But in selling the...
Raymond Yeung
Jul 8, 2016
It has long been understood that security is always a top priority regarding e-banking, and yet, in April 2016, unauthorized share trading across 22 e-banking accounts held with...
Deep dry pork cutlet
Jul 6, 2016
It wasn't that long ago that Oracle's lord and master, Larry Ellison, snarled that cloud computing was just hype. He said in 2008, "The computer industry is the only industry that...