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The Application Server War Escalates
At JavaOne in San Francisco, a battle ensued between BEA Systems CEO Bill Coleman, and Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. In a truly ugly display of how contentious the

bill leasing contracts  between BEA Systems CEO Bill Coleman, and Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. In a truly ugly display of how contentious the application server market has become, they argued over whose product was better, faster, cheaper. The keynote was so rife with charges and countercharges that they had to hold an after-keynote press conference to explain themselves. BEA is the leading Web Application Server vendor, with the largest market share for their WebLogic product. Oracle hopes to be the new leader with the release of

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Support and Maintenance: No Longer the Software Industry's "Best Kept Secret"?


Support and maintenance (S&M) contracts mean very different things to vendors and to users. With user enterprises' growing awareness of how these S&M agreements affect their bottom lines, vendors need to reassess their pricing and value proposition strategies.

bill leasing contracts  know that the software bill he or she receives can be minor in comparison to the costs of running an internal IT department. This is particularly true within larger companies, where both items need to be thoroughly reviewed to make a real impact on the bottom line. Oracle cites its attempts to take on a bigger role in helping to reduce overall costs for user enterprises. As an example, prior to the Siebel acquisition, customers needed to build and support customized integrations between Siebel and other Read More

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Upside Software Remains on the Upside of the Contract Management Market


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Stalled Oracle Fumbling For A Jump-Start Kit Part 1: Recent Events


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