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Oracle Doubles the Cost of Cloud Deployments
March 20, 2017
Oracle has doubled down – literally – in their ploy to shore up declining revenue in its traditional licensing model. Filed under ‘in case you missed it’, Oracle starting in January literally doubled...
Microsoft Premium Assurance Plans
March 6, 2017
Follow up to our quote in Redmond Magazine around Microsoft Premium Assurance Plans. Many enterprises deal with the challenges of “legacy” technology solutions, that for whatever reason can’t or haven’t been updated in...
SAP Takes InDirect Aim at its Customers
February 28, 2017
Manager-Magazin: IBM – Little Big Blue
January 31, 2017
From January Issue, Manager-Magazin – click here. Original Article – click here. To download original PDF in German – click here. To download translated PDF in English – click here. LITTLE BIG BLUE (translated) IBM: The...
Microsoft Announces That Some “included free” Features Will Now Cost Extra: What’s Free Today, is Fee Tomorrow
January 30, 2017
For some time, we have espoused the wisdom of diversification out of your ‘Microsoft’ portfolio, and look for ways to find, test and integrate disruptive suppliers and solutions. The reason is pretty simple...
SAP and Oracle License Transfers in Carve Outs: How Can You Beat Free?
December 14, 2016