Oracle will carry on supporting dead Intel Itanium chip

Oracle has been forced to continue developing  and offering new versions of its software on Itanium microprocessors. The technology behemoth said it will carry on supporting the software for HP’s Itanium-based servers after it lost its lawsuit. During the case it had argued that it didn’t have to continue making new  versions of its database

Salesforce facing massed enemies

After years of successfully taking on the big boys, Salesforce is finding itself being punched back by the likes of Oracle, SAP and Microsoft.