"Mark Hurd" Posts

Oracle OpenWorld 2019: Live Blog Day Four

Oracle OpenWorld 2019 live blog covering Oracle Cloud partner strategy; Autonomous Database; Box, McAfee, Microsoft, VMware & Equinix alliances; and more.

Oracle President Thomas Kurian Resigns

Oracle President Thomas Kurian resigns from the software and technology giant, according to an SEC filing. Kurian allegedly disagreed with Oracle founder Larry Ellison’s cloud strategy for the company.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: Wednesday 16 August 2017

Updates: Autotask, CloudGenix, Datto, FinancialForce, Kimble, Krow, Mavenlink, OneCloud Networks, Promys, SolarWinds MSP, TekLinks, Verodin & VividCortex.

Oracle Layoffs 2017: Rumored Staff Cuts, Job Losses Today (June 1)

Rumored Oracle layoffs on June 1, 2017, allegedly include job cuts for North American sales, customer success managers and solutions consultants.

Oracle Layoffs June 2017 Rumor: CEO Denies Sales Team Cuts

Are Oracle layoffs, massive sales team staff cuts and a re-org coming in June 2017? Oracle CEO Mark Hurd says those rumors are fake news.

Coffee Friday

5 Channel Partner Updates: 17 March 2017

Updates: Accenture, Acronis, Binary Tree, Datto, Digital Realty, Docker, Ensono, Impartner, iPortalis, Logicworks, Synnex, Unitrends, Virtustream & more.

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Oracle Layoffs 2017: Hardware Staff Cuts, Solaris Changes?

Oracle layoffs may impact 2,000 employees. Oracle staff cuts could involve SPARC hardware and Solaris operating system engineers & developers.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 5 January 2017

Updates: Brocade, Carahsoft, Edgewater Networks, Freshdesk, GCI, K2 Software, OpsGenie, Oracle, Pipemonk, PTC, S4 Inc., SolarWinds, SOVA, VMware & Yealink.

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5 Channel Partner Updates: 31 October 2016

Updates: AWS, Cisco, Dell, HTG Peer Groups, Intel, McAfee, Microsoft Azure, NetSuite, OneNeck IT Solutions, Optio3, Oracle Quest Software, SonicWall & more.

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Cloud Gross Margins: Comparing Oracle vs. Microsoft

Oracle’s cloud services gross margins are rising rapidly, while rival Microsoft faces cloud margin pressure…