Re: Does Oracle have anything like SAP Business Intelligence Accelerator?
Date: Sun, 09 Nov 2008 16:38:54 -0500
DA Morgan wrote:
> Serge Rielau wrote:
>> DA Morgan wrote: >>> I think you are confusing apples and trees. Almost all SAP installs >>> are done using the Oracle database. So when one looks at SAP >>> technology one is asking about an SAP technology built with an >>> Oracle database as its foundation (just as all apples grow on trees). >> Arrogance comes before the fall. >> Nestle runs arguable the biggest R/3 and SAP BW systems and it ain't >> growing on an Oracle tree: >> http://tinyurl.com/5r42gd
> Clearly easy to see why DB2 has been so marginalized in the marketplace
> as to no longer be on most people's radar screens.
> You confused the phrase "Almost all" with "All" and thus cited a single
> exception to the rule.
I cited the biggest.. If the biggest were the only exception that would tell you something else. Would require big forces to buck the trend....
Here are some more exceptions:
These are just the references.
And perhaps you should also consider that SAP on Windows sells with oodles on MS SQL Server.
> Give Mark Townsend a call and perhaps he can get you into the Redwood
> Shores ESL program.
No apples without apple trees....
SAP requires Oracle...
My English is just about good enough to read the BS you're spreading. I wouldn't mind if you at least admitted that you are a lobbyist.
>> I doubt that almost all SAP BW installations run on Oracle.
> No you don't.
My doubts are mine. How can you claim to know my thoughts better than I do?
-- Serge Rielau DB2 Solutions Development IBM Toronto LabReceived on Sun Nov 09 2008 - 15:38:54 CST