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Oracle


September 17, 2010  1:25 PM

Does Europe need a new IT champion?

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
BT, Cognos, EDS, HP, IBM, Mergers, Oracle, Sage, SAP, Sun Microsystems, T-Systems

The UK and Europe has for a long time beaten itself up about the dominance of US IT suppliers in the global market.

It's true that if you look at the top 10 lists in most sectors of the industry, they are dominated by the big players from across the pond. With a few notable exceptions -...

August 10, 2010  4:15 PM

How do HP employees feel about CEO Mark Hurd leaving?

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Careers, EDS, HP, IBM, Oracle

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison might think that HP's board are "idiots" for forcing his counterpart Mark Hurd to resign from the IT giant, but I wonder how the news was received...


February 8, 2010  2:52 PM

What Larry wants, Larry gets: what next for acquisitive Oracle?

Bryan Glick Bryan Glick Profile: Bryan Glick
Accenture, BEA, EDS, HP, IBM, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Siebel

Several years ago, I sat next to then-Oracle UK managing director Ian Smith at an industry event. At the time, the software giant was pursuing an aggressive and increasingly contentious purchase of rival PeopleSoft, and for a while looked like losing.

Discussing this with Smith, he...


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