TmaxSoft is using clear licensing to woo Oracle database users

It’s no secret that Oracle’s aggressive licensing tactics can be a source of considerable pain for its customers, and that’s just where TmaxSoft is betting it has an edge.  Not only does the company promise users of its Tibero database roughly half the license fees, it also uses a licensing model so transparent that it […] Read more »

AWS Expands Database Migration Service, Adds Replication

At the Amazon Summit in Santa Clara this week, General Manager Matt Wood explained how much Amazon’s Database Migration Service is being used and how the company is adding more resources for data migration. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:MongoDB adds free tier and migration utility to its cloud serviceOracle’s Hurd, AT&T’s Donovan on their massive cloud […] Read more »

Amazon cuts cost of running Oracle’s database in its cloud

Amazon Web Services now lets companies run Oracle’s database for about 3 cents per hour, while at the same time adding more options for enterprises that want to move high-performance workloads to the cloud. The offering that makes this possible is Amazon RDS (Relational Database Service), which aims to offer cheap and resizable capacity, and […] Read more »