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Oracle makes two acquisitions

Oracle has announced two acquisitions. The two companies are Moat, a digital measurement cloud company and Wercker who provide a container-centric and cloud-native automation platform. Moat analytics Founded in 2007 by brothers Noah and Jonah Goodhart as well Michael Walrath, Moat provides marketing data analytics. Under the terms of the agreement Moat will remain as…

Workday to revitalise Target HCM

Workday has announced that the retailer Target has selected Workday to replace its human resources systems. This is a project that was initially shelved by CIO Mike McNamara when he first arrived at Target in June 2015. Commenting in StarTribune he identified three main weaknesses:“Target had outsourced too much of its tech talent. Its systems…

LCS consolidates on Oracle HCM Cloud

Oracle has announced that Life Care Services (LCS) has selected Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud. This was probably not a competitive win for Oracle as LCS deployed the HRM component of E-Business Suite back in 2013. Cloud offers a solution to expansion Just a few years after deploying an Oracle HRM solution why are LCS looking…

HoF puts more traffic down Rimini Street

  Rimini Street has announced that House of Fraser (HoF) has deepened its relationship by adding support for standalone Oracle Database licenses. The announcement comes two years after HoF selected Rimini Street to support Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS). Reducing the cost of EBS HoF currently use EBS 12.0. Like many other companies they did not…

DSI opens up supply chain app store

DSI has announced the opening of its Supply Chain App Store. The store contains hundreds of apps to support the DSI Supply chain platform. There are several categories in the store including the ERP applications that DSI integrates into. These include: Oracle NetSuite, IFS, SAP, Oracle Applications Cloud, Oracle JD Edwards Enterprise One, Oracle E-Business Suite and Microsoft…

700 stores add Oracle Retail Planning

Oracle has announced that Konzum, a leading Croatian supermarket chain has implemented Oracle Retail Planning and Optimization solutions across its 700 stores. Konzum is part of Agrokor one of the largest privately owned groups in Croatia that has more than 2,000 retail stores in the Adriatic area. Growing pains Over the last few years Konzum…

Oracle public cloud gets certifications

Oracle announced that it has achieved several certifications for its public cloud offering. The announcement allows Oracle to compete effectively in a growing number of industries in which compliance is critical. Many of the existing Oracle solutions are already compliant but for its public cloud to achieve these certifications is significant as it will lower…

Stormy weather ahead for Oracle and SAP in Tel Aviv?

Rimini Street has announced that it has doubled its client base in Eastern Europe and Israel, in the year up to December 2016. While the loss of revenue for Oracle and SAP is not massive for the two ERP giants it is significant. As Rimini Street increases its coverage across the globe of its services…

Personalisation or Privacy, the big question for retail

Oracle has announced its findings from Oracle retail 2025, while the poll was relatively small, 709 consumers, it raised some interesting findings. Unfortunately, there is no demographic information yet available but this is a recent survey. It was completed in February 2016. Mike Webster, Senior Vice President and General Manager at Oracle Retail and Oracle…