Re: Oracle out the door
Date: Wed, 30 Apr 2008 11:57:06 -0400
Well, I'm not so sure about losing customers. Some customers might be emotional in their decision but business might dictate different solutions and staying with Oracle might be still cheaper overall. Licensing cost alone is not the only cost component.
On 30-Apr-08, at 11:07 AM, John Thompson wrote:
> From all the posts, it seems Oracle is upsetting companies even more
> so than in the past. Seems like they're in a catch 22 since if they
> lower the licensing costs their profits will drop and upset Wall St.
> But if they don't, they will continue to lose customers and and
> profit and still upset Wall St.