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20 Oct 2016
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6 Dangers Of 'Frankensteining' Your Cloud Environment [57242]
By Margaret Harrist

Margaret writes in Forbes, "Many companies move incrementally to the cloud, with different groups chasing their own dream of simplicity and lower costs using department budgets and decision-making - but instead the overall organization finds itself living with a monster of kludged-together parts that keep the IT department (yet again) focused on maintenance rather than innovation..."

'Cloud helps you to simplify, but it does not change the laws of physics,' says Jon Chorley, Oracle chief sustainability officer and group vice president of supply chain management product strategy. 'The more unrelated elements you have in a system, the more issues and problems you'll have in the implementation and operation - and the more headaches you'll face every time you do an update.'
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19 Oct 2016
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Oracle in the cloud: The analyst conversation [57224]
ZDNet, October 19th, 2016

Michael writes, "Last month, Oracle presented OpenWorld, its annual confab of enterprise software, in San Francisco. OpenWorld gives Oracle the opportunity to showcase the latest technology, products, and future directions of this huge company. It also creates a nexus of customers, prospects, press, and analysts who converge to study the company and its plans.

As part of the CXOTALK series of interviews with leaders, I invited three important analysts to examine Oracle and read between the lines of what the company said. Part of this mandate included looking at Oracle's position in the market relative to important competitors..."
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17 Oct 2016
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Larry Ellison's 10-Point Plan: How Oracle Will Beat Amazon In The Cloud [57243]
By Bob Evans

Bob writes, "Eager to help Oracle customers around the globe innovate and grow, founder Larry Ellison says his company's surging efforts in Oracle ERP Cloud applications and cloud infrastructure have reshaped the competitive dynamics of the industry such that Oracle's top two competitors are now Workday and Amazon Web Services.

Oracle can provide its customers the maximum possible benefit in the ERP cloud space - including financials, procurement, performance management, project management, and much more - Ellison says, because this application affects so many business processes..."
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13 Oct 2016
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Why Oracle Cloud Is A Better Choice Than AWS Or Azure [57007]
By Margaret Lindquist

Margaret writes in Forbes, "Oracle is more than just a technology provider - it is a trusted advisor that can help businesses transition their IT stack to the cloud and take the greatest possible advantage of that move.

Customers' biggest requirement is the need for choice, said Oracle Vice President of Cloud Platform Ashish Mohindroo during an Oracle OpenWorld 2016 session on digital disruption. 'People want to be able to work in a hybrid environment and move at their own pace. You need a cloud platform so you can create your own journey. And you need a path. Every customer follows their own personalized path to the cloud...'"
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07 Oct 2016
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Oracle Policy Automation Cloud Service Knowledge Zone launched! [56861]
By Ramona Costea, October 7th, 2016

Ramona writes, "Check out our new Knowledge Zone for Oracle Policy Automation Cloud Service!

Oracle Policy Automation (OPA) enables business users to personalize customer experiences using dynamic online omni-channel interviews. OPA automates business decisions by empowering organizations to easily automate business processes, rules, regulations and policies..."
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04 Oct 2016
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12 Executive Views On Moving To The Cloud [56876]
By Margaret Harrist, October 4th, 2016

"Whether your company is transitioning key IT assets to the cloud or just considering moving a small function or two, hearing from those who have already blazed that trail can arm you with critical insights," writes Margaret Harrist. "We gathered a dozen compelling quotes from executives who presented about their cloud experiences at Oracle OpenWorld in mid-September. These quotes provide insight into considerations and benefits you may not have considered..."
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