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Oracle Will Have To Spend Its $9.3 Billion Elsewhere

On November 4, Oracle’s high-stakes offer to buy NetSuite for $9.3 billion will expire. The shareholders holding out for more aren’t just bluffing, and they’re holding the cards. For Oracle, the pot’s too rich. They’ll fold and walk away from … Continue reading

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With cloud adoption, talent is king.

If you sit 10 business leaders down to talk IT, seven will say they urgently need to migrate to the cloud to support their company’s growth. Ask about their cloud adoption plans, and you’ll have only four left in the … Continue reading

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Google, IBM and Rackspace take on Intel

There’s a heavyweight battle being fought over data centre dominance, with Google, IBM and Rackspace teaming up against Intel. Ultimately, the winner will be us. Google is partnering with Rackspace Hosting, one of the largest cloud providers in the world, … Continue reading

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Dell buys EMC in a big deal with a big question mark

With Dell announcing it will acquire EMC, there’s a lot to unfold and it will only get more interesting. First things first. Is the deal good for EMC? I say yes. Finally, the enterprise software and storage giant will be … Continue reading

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Is Your Enterprise Mobility Strategy Ready to Roll?

First your mobile employees who transport goods and conduct site visits got the technology they needed, tracking locations and scanning barcodes with purpose-built devices and single-function apps. Then your customers downloaded your friendly, sociable app onto their phones to transact … Continue reading

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Converged Infrastructure. Is it the Solution or the Problem?

It’s official, converged infrastructure is the next big thing. Once again, the pace of innovation in the tech industry is driving some CIOs wild with excitement and scaring the bejesus out of others. Is CI the solution whose time has … Continue reading

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Big Data is the New Tech Battleground

This year will redefine business intelligence. The smartest, most competitive companies will evolve from using market data to map the past, to using it to chart the future. All it takes is being able to make sense of the baffling amount … Continue reading

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