Oracle OpenWorld 2013 news coverage of cloud, mobile, social, big data and Engineered Systems news. Exclusive partner insights from The VAR Guy.
Oracle's Larry Ellison, Safra Catz and Mark Hurd.
Greetings from Oracle OpenWorld 2013. The VAR Guy is on hand to cover the entire conference -- including news about Oracle's cloud, social, mobile, big data, Engineered Systems and Fusion strategies. Plus, there will be plenty of Oracle Partner Network (OPN) Specialized channel news and insights. Here's the summary so far...
News, Rumors Insights and Analysis
- Engineered Systems Are Not Lock-in: That's the feedback from John Fowler. Here are his insights.
- Oracle: Java 8 Will Boost Internet of Things: Sensor and embedded networks are on the rise. And Oracle is going all-in on Java.
- MongoDB, NoSQL Invade OpenWorld: The big data open source database is on the rise.
- Dell, Oracle vs. HP, IBM Servers: Michael Dell hugs Oracle in the data center.
- Oracle, Microsoft Update Cloud Partnership: Oracle and Java come to Windows Azure.
- Oracle, Microsoft Update Cloud Partnership: When it comes to running Oracle and Java in the Windows Azure cloud, Microsoft has achieved some new milestones.
- Oracle Channel Chief to Partners: Master Exadata: Senior VP Thomas LaRocca pitches Database Machine strategy to VARs.
- Who Are Oracle's 2 Most Important Employees?: Why the surprise answer does not include Larry Ellison, Mark Hurd or Safra Catz.
- Q&A: Oracle President Mark Hurd: Some quick thoughts on Oracle In-Memory Database vs. SAP Hana.
- Live Blog: Oracle OpenWorld Day 1 Keynotes: Actually, it's Day 2. But who's counting?
- OPN Specialized Live Blog: The latest news about Oracle's channel partner program.
- Oracle, Microsoft Cloud Surprises: The two technology giants look like they're poised to make additional news announcements.
- Oracle OpenWorld - 10 Questions Worth Asking: An early look at the key news trends, developments and partner moves that VARs and OPN Speciailized partners should be tracking.
- Oracle NoSQL Database on the Rise?: Sure, Oracle focuses mostly on its own relational database. And don't forget about MySQL. What's after that? Apparently, a growing NoSQL push.
- Oracle OpenWorld: Cloud Meets Internet of Things: Here's a preview of the conference, with plenty of follow-up to come.
- More News Coming: The VAR Guy will be blogging about a range of topics in the hours and days ahead. Stay tuned.