Re: Does Oracle have anything like SAP Business Intelligence Accelerator?

From: Shakespeare <whatsin_at_xs4all.nl>
Date: Wed, 12 Nov 2008 21:42:45 +0100
Message-ID: <491b3fcb$0$196$e4fe514c@news.xs4all.nl>


DA Morgan schreef:

> Shakespeare wrote:

>> euan.garden_at_gmail.com schreef:
>>>> Perhaps you would like to post links to data that contradicts it?
>>>
>>> To use your words there is nothing to respond to, the posturing and
>>> fluff is all yours.
>>>
>>> Actually hang on a moment, I do have something:
>>>
>>> I believe that the majority of SAP installs on Windows run on SQL
>>> Server,
>>> I believe there are a significant number of SAP installs on SQL Server
>>> of the total of all SAP installs
>>> I believe there are a decent number of SAP installs on Oracle
>>> I believe there are a decent number of SAP installs on IBM platforms
>>> I believe there are SAP installs on Sun(MySQL) platforms
>>> I therefore believe that "almost all" SAP installs are not on Oracle
>>>
>>> Now normally the above would carry just as much or as little weight as
>>> the post you referenced, ie none as its a random post on the web
>>> somewhere, but its still better than any credibility than you and your
>>> reference carry.
>>>
>>> Lets get some real references in here, luckily I didn't have to go
>>> back 3 1/2 years like you;
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000000133
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000002932
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000002049
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000001823
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000001774
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000001060
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000000647
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000000137
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000000078
>>>
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=201376
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=201213
>>> http://www.microsoft.com/casestudies/casestudy.aspx?casestudyid=4000002956
>>>
>>> http://www.sap.com/usa/industries/publicsector/pdf/CRS_Public_Sector.pdf
>>> (this includes SQL Server, Oracle, DB2 and MaxDB Case Studies)
>>> http://www.sap.com/usa/solutions/business-suite/crm/pdf/CS_2006_Story_Book.pdf
>>>
>>> (this includes SQL Server, Informix, DB2, MAX DB, SAP DB, Oracle Case
>>> Studies
>>>
>>> -Euan
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>> Did you actually READ the CS_2006 storybook and count the installs on
>> Oracle vs SQL Server? I counted a ratio (quick scanning)
>> Oracle:SqlServer of 80:13 (out of 106 specified databases), not
>> counting the one where Oracle was named an OS)
>> And on MS Windows installations, most DB's are Oracle.
>>
>> Shakespeare
> 
> Euan has never once, in all of his hit-and-run forays, ever let facts
> stand in the way of posturing. He is like an attorney ... making the
> best case he can for his client ... even though the video camera
> clearly caught the crime.

Well, I'm absolutely sure that MOST video cameras did NOT catch the crime.....

Shakespeare Received on Wed Nov 12 2008 - 14:42:45 CST

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