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Developer Services Lumped Together In The Oracle "Cloud" With Everything But The Kitchen Sink

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Oracle made a gesture to developers today with a new platform play it unveiled at Oracle OpenWorld. But a closer look shows Oracle is lumping developer services with every possible “cloud” offering you can imagine that the company sells. It’s all of course still on the Oracle cloud, a beast of...
Developer Services Lumped Together In The Oracle "Cloud" With Everything But The Kitchen Sink
Post-acquisition, SAP and SuccessFactors outline where marriage is headed

Workday Takes Off Like A Rocket, and CEOs Like Their Model

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Appetite was strong for shares of Workday, the cloud-based human capital management software company, as it debuted for trading on the New York Stock Exchange today. The stock priced yesterday at $28 a share, valuing the company at north of $5 billion, and shares opened at $47.05. In late trading,...
Workday Takes Off Like A Rocket, and CEOs Like Their Model

$45 Billion Later Larry Ellison Says No Major Acquisitions For Next Few Years

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Larry Ellison said today that Oracle does not plan to do any major acquisitions in the next few years but would not rule one out down the road. He made the remarks in a CNBC interview at OracleOpenWorld in San Francisco. If Ellison really is stating the truth, it would mark  a...
$45 Billion Later Larry Ellison Says No Major Acquisitions For Next Few Years

Enterprise-Software Provider Workday Soars Past Zynga, Groupon in IPO

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Rainier Ehrhardt/Getty ImagesUnderstanding and managing big data is a huge trend in start-ups today. It seems companies making software for big business can be just as hot as a big consumer Internet company. Workday, a Web-based human capital management system, went public today and its stock price has already nearly...
Enterprise-Software Provider Workday Soars Past Zynga, Groupon in IPO

Seven More Questions for SAP's Co-CEO Bill McDermott

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The last time we heard from SAP co-CEO Bill McDermott, he talked a great deal about a then-upcoming product strategy called HANA. The idea was to move all of SAP’s existing business applications into a high-performance appliance, where the database runs in memory, and is more responsive to requests. In...
Seven More Questions for SAP's Co-CEO Bill McDermott

Larry Ellison's first Tweet

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It took a while, but one of the Valley's most outspoken executives is finally on Twitter. FORTUNE -- Oracle's cloud is almost seven years in the making—about the same amount of time it took for Larry Ellison to join Twitter. The outspoken CEO issued his first Tweet on Wednesday and,...
Larry Ellison's first Tweet

Oracle discusses Taleo product plans, girds for new battle with SAP

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Oracle moved quickly on Friday to lay out its plans for the HCM (human capital management) software market, a couple days after rival SAP did the same thing....
Oracle discusses Taleo product plans, girds for new battle with SAP
The next billion-dollar enterprise tech companies

Oracle, NetSuite team on cloud services for mid-size customers

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Oracle and NetSuite are to jointly offer cloud services to mid-size business customers.The alliance announced Wednesday is the third this week around Oracle's technologies. The Redwood Shores, California, company announced earlier this week agreements with Microsoft and cloud computing company Salesforce.com.Oracle's HCM Cloud, its human capital management software, and...
Oracle, NetSuite team on cloud services for mid-size customers

HireVue Lands $22 Million To Reinvent The Job Interview

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Today HireVue, makers of a video based job interview and hiring management platform, announced that it raised a $17 million series C round led by Investor Growth Capital along with an expansion of its debt facility for a total of $22 million in new funding. The company raised a total...
HireVue Lands $22 Million To Reinvent The Job Interview

Larry Ellison Says SAP 'Must Be On Drugs' To Think It Will Hurt Oracle (ORCL, SAP)

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Oracle's flamboyant CEO, Larry Ellison, spent a portion of its quarterly analyst conference call yesterday trash talking rivals, particularly its ancient enemy SAP. Ellison told analysts that Oracle's cloud computing platform will be available in the next few weeks and will be called Oracle Secure Cloud. It will allow...
Larry Ellison Says SAP 'Must Be On Drugs' To Think It Will Hurt Oracle (ORCL, SAP)

Oracle lands $100 million ERP project covering 34 colleges

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Oracle has won a US$100 million ERP project that will replace legacy systems at 34 colleges in Washington state, in a deal that highlights the continued relevance of its PeopleSoft product as it tries to convince customers to adopt its next-generation Fusion Applications.The Washington State Board for Community and...
Oracle lands $100 million ERP project covering 34 colleges

Oracle is Merging Two Clouds

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Oracle Corp. cleared up some of its cloud ambitions Friday, announcing that it would merge its human resources offerings with services offered by Taleo Corp. when it closes its acquisition of the recruitment software specialist this spring. Oracle’s Fusion Human Capital Management software has been in the market for years,...
Oracle is Merging Two Clouds

Oracle Buys SelectMinds For Using Facebook And Social Networks To Recruit Employees

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Oracle has acquired SelectMinds, a provider of cloud-based, social talent sourcing apps that allow companies to use social networks such as Facebook to recruit employees. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. It is Oracle’s year for buying companies in the human capital management market (HCM). Earlier this year it acquired Taleo for...
Oracle Buys SelectMinds For Using Facebook And Social Networks To Recruit Employees

Salesforce Tackles Talent Management With Rypple Integration, Debuts Site.com As A Simple CMS

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Back in December, Salesforce announced the acquisition of social performance platform Rypple, and revealed that it will be entering the human capital management (a.k.a. employee and talent management software) market with the launch of a new product Successforce. Today, the CRM giant is launching the newly integrated product; however, Salesforce...
Salesforce Tackles Talent Management With Rypple Integration, Debuts Site.com As A Simple CMS

After Closing $3.4B Acquisition Of SuccessFactors, SAP Pushes Human Capital Management In The Cloud

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SAP dropped a whopping $3.4 billion on human capital management software company SuccessFactors back in December. Two months later, the deal has finally closed and SAP isn’t wasting anytime in releasing a product roadmap for SuccessFactors now that the company is part of the SAP family. As the New York...
After Closing $3.4B Acquisition Of SuccessFactors, SAP Pushes Human Capital Management In The Cloud

Facebook isn't the only blockbuster IPO on the block

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Yes, it's likely to be the biggest and brightest in recent memory. But here are three important technology firms planning large offerings in the near future as well. FORTUNE -- While everyone in Silicon Valley is talking about Facebook's imminent IPO, a handful of fast-growing yet far-less-sexy enterprise technology companies...
Facebook isn't the only blockbuster IPO on the block

Oracle Discusses Taleo Product Plans, Girds for New Battle With SAP

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Oracle moved quickly on Friday to lay out its plans for the HCM (human capital management) software market, a couple days after rival SAP did the same thing....
Oracle Discusses Taleo Product Plans, Girds for New Battle With SAP

Silk Road, Another HR Software Service in the Cloud, Lands $35 Million

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One of the evolving themes of the year has been the heat coming from the otherwise sleepy world of human resource software — applications companies use to manage their people and payroll. For years the applications were traditional on-premise software — you’d run it on a server or a series...
Silk Road, Another HR Software Service in the Cloud, Lands $35 Million

Salesforce Debuts Rypple-Powered Work.com To Help Companies Manage And Reward Talent

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Nearly a year ago, Salesforce acquired social performance platform Rypple, and revealed that it will be entering the human capital management (a.k.a. employee and talent management software) market. Earlier this year, Salesforce rebranded Rypple as “Salesforce Rypple,” but today the CRM giant is debuting a brand new Rypple, under the...
Salesforce Debuts Rypple-Powered Work.com To Help Companies Manage And Reward Talent

SAP Lays out Product Direction Post-SuccessFactors Deal

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SAP on Wednesday released details for its roadmap for HCM (human capital management) software following the US$3.4 billion acquisition of SuccessFactors, which......
SAP Lays out Product Direction Post-SuccessFactors Deal

SuccessFactors Founder And SAP Exec Lars Dalgaard Joins Andreessen Horowitz As General Partner

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Andreessen Horowitz is boosting its investing team today with the addition of SuccessFactors Founder and SAP Exec Lars Dalgaard as General Partner. Dalgaard founded human capital management software giant SuccessFactors, which was acquired for a whopping $3.5 billion by SAP in 2011. As A16Z founder Ben Horowitz writes in blog...
SuccessFactors Founder And SAP Exec Lars Dalgaard Joins Andreessen Horowitz As General Partner

Internal Oracle Document Details HCM Software Strategy Plans

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Oracle is intent on taking an ample share of the increasingly hot HCM (human capital management) software market, and a new internal document describes its......
Internal Oracle Document Details HCM Software Strategy Plans

Talent Matching And Intelligence Software Company Evolv Raises $15M From VantagePoint, Khosla And Others

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Evolv, a startup that develops science-based, on-demand talent matching and intelligence software, has raised another $15 million in Series D financing, led by VantagePoint Capital Partners with existing investors GGV Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Khosla Ventures also participating in the round. This brings the company’s total funding to $44...
Talent Matching And Intelligence Software Company Evolv Raises $15M From VantagePoint, Khosla And Others
Workday launches mobile HTML5 apps to help HR pros on the go
SAP has a new star

Jeff Ma Talks About TenXer Raising $3 Million More to Help You Judge Yourself (Video)

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Job personal productivity start-up tenXer has raised $3 million in a Series B round, which it said it will use to accelerate growth outside its software industry market. The San Francisco company, which was founded by longtime entrepreneur Jeff Ma, makes tools to allow a user or perhaps a...
Jeff Ma Talks About TenXer Raising $3 Million More to Help You Judge Yourself (Video)

Social Talent Management Solution SilkRoad Secures $35M Series C Round, Preps For Potential IPO

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Online human resources and social talent management solution SilkRoad just announced that it has raised a $25 million Series C financing round. The investors in this round include new investors Keating Capital and NTT Finance, as well as existing investors Intel Capital, Crosslink Capital, Foundation Capital, Azure Capital and Tenaya...
Social Talent Management Solution SilkRoad Secures $35M Series C Round, Preps For Potential IPO

First PeopleSoft HCM 9.1 Customer is Live! (Oracle Human Capital Management)

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First PeopleSoft HCM 9.1 Customer is Live! (Oracle Human Capital Management)
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