Stories by Stewart Deck

  • Oracle8i's Debut Hits Another Delay

    Oracle confirmed yesterday that its forthcoming Oracle8i database would be delayed at least another two months. When the firm first began talking about the release it said the database would likely be available by the end of 1998. Now company officials say it won't be available until at least late February or early March.

  • Oracle moves into warehousing

    Oracle has confirmed that it is set to announce several recently acquired data warehousing tools and capabilities that, when combined, will form a new, integrated warehousing strategy, from the back end through management features.

  • Oracle to support Linux platform

    Oracle's announcement last week that it will port versions of its database and applications to the Linux platform could give the open-source Unix operating system another nudge toward enterprise acceptability.