AWS fleshes out cloud database proposition, while taking aim at Oracle

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has upped the ante in its ongoing war of words with Oracle by taking a series of pot-shots at its rival while showcasing a growing database portfolio at Re:Invent 2017. By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding …

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Alexa for Business: Amazon embarks on voice-activated workplace productivity push

Amazon has released an enterprise-focused version of its voice assistant technology, Alexa, to help boost employee and workplace productivity. The Alexa for Business service made its debut at the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Re:Invent partner and user conference in Las Vegas, during a keynote overseen by CTO, Werner Vogels, …

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SAP and customers still in cockpit of debate about indirect licensing

The recent UK and Ireland SAP User Group conference in Birmingham brought to the fore this year’s controversy about indirect licensing, given prominence in February when a High Court judge found for SAP and against Diageo in a licensing case. A pre-conference survey of user group members found 58% with concerns …

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