March 13, 2013 News Thursday: General Availability of Oracle Software on Windows Azure

Microsoft announces general availability of Oracle Software on Windows Azure, additional updates to platform Today, as an extension to the strategic partnership with Oracle initially announced last June, Microsoft unveiled that Oracle’s mission critical software is now generally available to all Windows Azure customers. Oracle Database, Oracle WebLogic Server and Java on Windows Azure are… Read more

Microsoft at Oracle OpenWorld this week

The SQL Server team traveled to San Francisco for the Oracle OpenWorld conference this week armed with a box of free “SQL Server 2008 for the Oracle DBA” DVDs. Why this particular swag? The team explains on their blog: “As SQL Server becomes more widespread in their organizations, and more accepted for mission-critical workloads, these DBAs… Read more