Oracle to open new R&D lab in Morocco

New facility in Casablanca taps into African talent to create cloud solutions for Oracle customers.
Staff Writer
Apr 20, 2022

Bring in the bots

60% of People in South Africa believe bots will succeed where humans have failed with corporate sustainability.
Feb 28, 2022

Teraco provides access to Oracle Cloud via FastConnect

The firm now offers connectivity services directly through Oracle Cloud Infrastructure via Oracle's datacentre.
Feb 2, 2022

Oracle sets aside R15m to support African tech start-ups

Enterprise software and cloud computing company’s new programme designed to help accelerate digital initiatives.
Jan 20, 2022

Oracle predicts success with fast, aggressive Africa datacentre strategy

Company’s MD for MEA region describes it as one of the fastest expansions of any major cloud provider.
Aug 10, 2021

Google Cloud appoints former Oracle exec as SSA regional director

Niral Patel will be based in Johannesburg and is responsible for Sub-Saharan Africa’s sales strategy, operations.
Apr 6, 2021

After court defeat, Oracle maintains Google ‘stole’ Java

The Supreme Court rules Google did not commit copyright infringement against Oracle when it copied snippets of Java to build its Android OS.
Apr 1, 2021

Court Rules in Rimini Street’s Favor on Key Matters, Denies Oracle Motions and Cites “Common Sense” and “Absurd Result” in Denying Oracle Claims

The Court also denied Oracle’s motions for sanctions, noting that it did not find any inappropriate conduct by Rimini Street and therefore found no basis for any sanctions.
Mar 4, 2021

Kent County Council Switches to Rimini Street Support for its Oracle Applications and Database Software

Rimini Street offers high-quality service, has an expert team of Primary Support Engineers and a robust infrastructure of technical experts backing the team.
Jan 28, 2021

83% of Oracle Database Licensees Cite Vendor Support Costs as Excessive or Too Much; Burdensome Updates and Poor Vendor Support Among Top Challenges in Survey

Oracle Database licensees may consider using third-party support to provide better, more cost-efficient support and extend the lifespan of current releases
Dec 1, 2020

Rimini Street Awarded Three Brazilian Public Sector Contracts to Support Oracle and SAP Enterprise Software Systems

Company to provide support services to agencies linked to the Legislative, Executive and Judiciary branches of Brazilian government as part of government’s initiative to deliver transparency, efficiency, economy and optimization of public resources
Jun 25, 2020

Overcoming today’s challenges with strategic, collaborative innovation

The CFO is at the centre of a rapidly changing economy says Tamer Farouk at Oracle South Africa and EWA.