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GoldenGate Acquisition Will Boost Oracle Hyperion
by Sonal Desai    Jul 24, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Oracle s acquisition of GoldenGate, a vendor for real-time data integration software, will enable Oracle to toughen up and also offer more options in BI. However, it has not been using Hyperion optimally. Hyperion is performance...
Will Cisco Evaluate Strategy for Bundled Blades?
by Sonal Desai    May 20, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Microsoft s announcement yesterday that it has entered into a four year strategic partnership with HP will have rival Cisco sit up and elevate its channel strategy for its bundled blades. A cash rich Cisco is anyways a late entrant firm...
Oracle + Sun = Pressure for IBM Server Business?
by Sonal Desai    Apr 20, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Having rung many doorbells, Sun's acquisition by Oracle today came as a surprise to many. While the acquisition spells more synergies between the two companies, especially since Sun has world-class, standards-based mission-critical...
Tech Mahindra-Satyam: Integration Challenge
by Tabrez Khan, Sonal Desai    Apr 13, 2009
Category : News & Analysis
Tech Mahindra, which emerged as the highest bidder for Satyam, will have to work harder in the IT services space to compete with large system integrators as TCS, Wipro, Infosys, Cape Gemini, Accenture, among others. While the acquisition...
WiFi: Enabler or Threat?
by Sonal Desai    Sep 16, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Even as the government is busy drawing last minute strategies for mass WiFi deployments across the country, the recent misuse of the technology is likely to make those in power sit up and re-think. As the death row mounts each day, and as...
Brocade Strengthens Enterprise Network Portfolio
by Sonal Desai    Aug 06, 2008
Category : News & Analysis
Technology : Hardware & Software
The $ 3 billion Foundry acquisition by Brocade, scheduled to close in the latter half of '08, will give the company a compelling strategic position in the networking industry. Brocade and Foundry products are complementary, in fact...