S/4HANA and AnyDB

Third party database providers are going to have some difficulty in persuading SAP that they can support S/4HANA


SAP has just released version 16 of what used to be Sybase ASE. This release is very much focused on big data for OLTP.


There's been some confusion about how exactly DB2 is supporting JSON: here's the lowdown

Oracle and Sun: winners and losers

Sun is a hardware company that has, historically, been rubbish at marketing and selling software. Oracle, on the other hand, is very good at selling software but has no experience as a hardware...