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MarkLogic Names Symantec, Oracle Vet Gary Bloom CEO

MarkLogic Corp. has appointed 20-year software industry veteran Gary Bloom president and CEO, the company announced Thursday. In a release, he said the company will continue to hone its focus on big data, adding that leveraging it is the industry’s biggest challenge. Prior to joining MarkLogic, Bloom served as president …

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RightNow Stockholders Approve Oracle’s $1.4B Acquisition of Company

RightNow Technologies (NASDAQ: RNOW) stockholders voted to approve Oracle Corp.’s acquisition of RightNow (NASDAQ: ORCL) at a meeting Thursday. Oracle agreed to buy RightNow in October for nearly $1.4 billion in cash, or $43.00 per share (see our previous story on TheNewNewInternet here). RightNow’s federal customers include NASA, the Social Security Administration, the Customs and …

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CACI Closes Buy of Federal Oracle Provider; Paul Cofoni Comments

CACI (NYSE: CACI) has completed its acquisition of Advanced Programs Group, LLC, a provider of  Oracle e-business services to the federal government. CACI expects the move to increase its earnings per share over the next 12 months. Reston, Va.-based Advanced Programs has 110 employees and generated 2010 calendar year revenues of $41.9 …

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CACI to Acquire Federal Oracle Provider; Paul Cofoni Comments

CACI International Inc. (NYSE: CACI) has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Advanced Programs Group, LLC, a provider of Oracle e-Business services in the federal market. CACI expects the move to increase its earnings per share during its first 12 months after closing. The company expects to complete the acquisition by Oct. 1. …

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CGI, Oracle Collaborate to Provide Tax, Revenue Agencies With System Architecture

CGI Group, Inc. (NYSE: GIB) will collaborate with Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) to offer tax and revenue agencies  two built-for-government software products. The software products are: CGI’s Computer Assisted Collection System for Government  Oracle Enterprise Taxation and Policy Management CGI said the complementary products create a service-oriented infrastructure, which fully supports tax administration and lowers …

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‘SPARC’ of Creation: Oracle Releases Benchmark Results

Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL) announced this week new benchmark results for its SPARC T-Series and SPARC Enterprise M-Series servers. “Oracle is committed to at least doubling application performance every two years on its SPARC servers with innovative hardware features, engineered and tuned to maximize our award-winning software, ” said Masood …

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Oracle’s Sarfa Catz Takes on CFO Role; Larry Ellison Comments

Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) announced President Safra Catz will take on the additional role of CFO, on a permanent basis. Catz replaces the resigning Jeffrey Epstein. “Safra already has the long-standing confidence of our employees, our board and our shareholders, ” CEO Larry Ellison said. “There is no more logical choice …

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Larry Ellison: Oracle Technology Powering Cloud

Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) rolled out its numbers for the third quarter of fiscal 2011, reporting a 37 percent jump in GAAP revenues to $8.8 billion. “Q3 performance was broad based with all geographies reporting revenue growth of 30 percent or higher, ” President Mark Hurd said. “The sequential revenue growth …

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Financial Announcement from Oracle

Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) released the following financial statement: The firm’s “third quarter fiscal year 2011 results will be released on Thurs., March 24, after the close of the market. Oracle will host a conference call and live web broadcast at 2:00 p.m. PST to discuss the financial results. The live web broadcast …

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Oracle’s Mark Johnson on ‘Strong Positive’ News

Oracle has been issued a “strong positive” rating from Gartner, Inc. in the analyst’s “MarketScope for Local Government CRM Products.” According to the firm, “the report compares the offerings of nine providers of CRM commercial off-the-shelf software for local government agencies. It helps local government chief information officers (CIOs) and …

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