Re: OEM pricing

From: John Hurley <johnbhurley_at_sbcglobal.net>
Date: Tue, 21 Jul 2009 07:03:28 -0700 (PDT)
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On Jul 21, 5:58 am, Mladen Gogala <gogala.mla..._at_bogus.email.invalid> wrote:

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> Oracle has apparently raised the cost of some management options for its
> flagship database by 40 percent, according to an official price list
> dated July 1.
>
> http://www.cio.com/article/497418/Oracle_Hikes_Prices_on_Database_Opt...
>
> Hmmm, it seems that the companies will not be buying OEM as much as
> before.

The article also notes that perhaps this is somewhat of a ploy for people in the purchasing area to potentially earn bonuses by asking for larger discounts off list. Received on Tue Jul 21 2009 - 09:03:28 CDT

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