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The Oracle/PeopleSoft Reality Check
While customers may be bemused if not concerned about the Oracle/PeopleSoft merger, they are from a traditionally risk-adverse market. Despite the lush deals

oracle peoplesoft acquisition  begrudge customers. Therefore, if Oracle can deliver on its ambitious maintenance and enhancement promises, it should keep a vast majority of PeopleSoft customers. In other words, a major exodus of customers, however unlikely, will only come from Oracle's own negligence or arrogance. In any case, the increased availability of replacement options are a good thing for customers, and should at least provide some assurance that Oracle will keeps its promise and sharpen its customer service strategy, largely

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oracle peoplesoft acquisition  year, Duffield hired former Oracle marketing executive Craig Conway as president and CEO. Another restructuring that eliminated more positions contributed to a hefty loss in 1999 (See Figures 1 & 3). However, the company delivered a comprehensive analytic solution to support management decision making, PeopleSoft Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and launched PeopleSoft eStore , the first in a series of its e-Business applications, enabling organizations to sell goods and services over the Read More

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