PaaS for SaaS: Oracle’s platform provides evergreen Fusion Apps
Oracle's cloud story has many facets. The common thread, however, is the glue in between, or platform (PaaS). That, according to Cormac Watters, EVP Applications EMEA at Oracle, is where everything comes together. In other words, "the strength of Oracle is all of it." What does he mean by this?
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Apps on Oracle OCI can now use LLMs
The Oracle Cloud Infrastructure now features the Generative AI service. This makes it easier for apps on OCI to use large language models and generative AI.
The new service offers LLMs from Cohere and Meta for this purpose. Meta's Llama-2 is best suited for text generation, while Cohere offers t... Read more
NetSuite 2024 Release 1 is a big update for finance professionals
NetSuite has given a preview of NetSuite 2024 Release 1. The new version of NetSuite will get a lot of new features. Especially the financial solutions will gain a lot from the upcoming update. NetSuite has taken a lot of technology and solutions from parent company Oracle.
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NetSuite shops at Oracle for technology to build out platform
NetSuite is taking full advantage of Oracle technology to build out the platform. The goal still seems to be to make NetSuite the most comprehensive platform. NetSuite is using Oracle technology to expand with more business applications and support more diverse business processes.
During SuiteWo... Read more
Nvidia AI training now available on Oracle OCI
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) users can now train generative AI models with Nvidia hardware. They can use the Nvidia DGX Cloud AI supercomputing platform and Nvidia AI Enterprise.
DGX Cloud and AI Enterprise training functionality are now available in the Oracle Cloud Marketplace, both tech ... Read more
NetSuite SuiteWorld 2023 keynote; do more with less
Today NetSuite kicks off its annual customer event, SuiteWorld 2023, again in Las Vegas. NetSuite is now 25 years old, and founder and now executive vice president of Oracle NetSuite, Evan Goldberg, kicks off the keynote. Based on the pre-briefings, SuiteWorld 2023 is primarily about doing more wit... Read more
Java version 21 from Oracle gets performance improvements
Oracle recently released the latest version of its Java programming language and development platform, Java. The latest Java SDK 21 version has added many stability and performance enhancements.
Java SDK 21 features thousands of performance, stability and security improvements, among others, acc... Read more
Microsoft and Oracle extend partnership with Oracle Database@Azure
Microsoft and Oracle expand collaboration and make Oracle hardware and software available in Azure datacenters.
Larry Ellison, the founder of Oracle, said he was at Microsoft's Redmond, Washington, facility today for the first time in his life. He was there visiting Satya Nadella, Microsoft's CE... Read more
SUSE partners with Oracle and Rocky Linux for freely available EL source code
SUSE partnered with Oracle and CIQ, the party behind Rocky Linux, to encourage developers to create a RHEL-compatible distribution. The partnership supports this by offering the Linux source code for free and open.
SUSE, Oracle and CIQ together form OpenELA, an abbreviation for Open Enterprise ... Read more
Oracle offers flexibility for on-prem in Compute Cloud@Customer
Oracle is launching a way to offer its OCI services anywhere with Compute Cloud@Customer. The scalable package offers hardware that can be installed within an organization's server farm. Customers can "develop, deploy, secure and manage" workloads the same way they would in a cloud service.
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