Private Cloud (PaaS): Ownership Has its Benefits

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Platform-as-a-service Private Cloud with Oracle Fusion Middleware

To increase efficiency and save money, many companies are setting up centralized, self-service platforms--in effect, private clouds--for internal "customers". Find out how this platform-as-a-service (PaaS) offers increased flexibility and ease of use, and learn about middleware that provides a foundation for private clouds.

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TEC 2015 Cloud BI and Analytics Buyer's Guide

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  • Written By: Jorge Garcia
  • Published: December 9 2014
After the advent of the Internet, "cloud computing" is perhaps the biggest trend in the recent history of the IT industry. Computing in the cloud has dramatically affected how organizations run their businesses, and has accelerated the emergence of innovative BI and analytics offerings, from efficient software-as-a-service (SaaS) offerings to more robust solutions offered via a platform-as-a-service (PaaS) or infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS).

This buyer’s guide provides an overview of the variety of cloud BI and analytics software offerings on the market and their main features and functions. Current market trends and case studies and thought leadership from some of the leading vendors in this software space are also included. Read More

Oracle's 2015 Q2 Earnings: In the Fast Lane to Cloud Dominance

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  • Published: January 29 2015
Oracle's recent earnings are reviewed and analyzed by product. This report demonstrates that Oracle's growth was greater than expected, largely owing to its performance in the software-as-a-service (SaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) markets. Read More

Oracle's 2015 Q2 Earnings: In the Fast Lane to Cloud Dominance

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  • Published: January 29 2015
Oracle's recent earnings are reviewed and analyzed by product. This report demonstrates that Oracle's growth was greater than expected, largely owing to its performance in the software-as-a-service (SaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) markets. Read More

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Combining the Flexibility of Public-Cloud Apps with the Security of Private-Cloud Data

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Cloud applications are a priority for every business—the technology is flexible, easy-to-use, and offers compelling economic benefits. The challenge is that cloud applications increase the potential for corporate data to leak, raising compliance and security concerns for IT. A primary security concern facing organizations moving to the cloud is how to secure and control access to data saved in cloud applications. Read More
 
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