dcsimg
 

Oracle-BEA deal means tough choices for middleware buyers

Tuesday Jan 22nd 2008 by DatabaseJournal.com Staff

Existing Oracle and BEA Systems Inc. middleware customers stand to benefit most from Oracle's planned acquisition of BEA, while new middleware buyers may soon have a confusing decision to make, according to one IT industry analyst.

[From SearchOracle]

Existing Oracle and BEA Systems Inc. middleware customers stand to benefit most from Oracle's planned acquisition of BEA, while new middleware buyers may soon have a confusing decision to make, according to one IT industry analyst.

While the merger looks good for existing customers, said Dennis Gaughan, research director at Boston-based AMR Research Inc., companies mulling a new middleware investment in either Oracle or BEA may find themselves navigating a maze of product overlap and partially finished integration efforts.

The article continues at http://searchoracle.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid41_gci1294298,00.html

Home
Mobile Site | Full Site