"With its plans for a proprietary cloud along with its encouragement of customers to use its software on its engineered systems, the database giant is looking more and more like it wants to become the Apple of the enterprise."Oracle on path to become the Apple of the enterprise | ZDNet
Thursday, October 04, 2012
Oracle on path to become the Apple of the enterprise | ZDNet
Interesting analogy and analysis, but it misses an important dimension: Oracle also wants to be the enterprise back-end (and enterprise cloud) for people using Apple client devices (don't expect to see a resurrected Network Computer anytime soon).