SAP Nabs Business Objects for $6.78B

SAP has announced it will acquire Business Objects for about $6.78 billion. The French business intelligence vendor is one of the few assets on the market able to go head to head with Hyperion, which Oracle bought earlier this year for $3.3 billion. The acquisition will allow SAP to move into the BI...


Veritas Software’s Secret Sauce

We have come to the end of an era. When EMC announced on July 8th that it would buy software firm Legato Systems for $1.3 billion, it was the most potent sign to date that hardware innovation and systems engineering no longer define the warp and woof of corporate computing. Software has taken over.

Veritas Inks $1M Storage Patent Deal

In a strong move to execute its new storage software strategy for Linux, Veritas Software has purchased $1 million worth of patents from Storage Engine. Earlier this week, Veritas outlined the next phase of its strategy to lead the Linux storage market. As a first step, the company has released c...

Elon Musk's Dec. 2 action to release The Twitter Files: Approve or Disapprove?
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