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Posted Sep 16, 2005

Hitting Oracle Where It Hurts

By DatabaseJournal.com Staff

[From Forbes]

NEW YORK - One of the more talked-about scenarios around Oracle's acquisition of PeopleSoft/JD Edwards, and one that is sure to surface around this week's acquisition of Siebel Systems, is whether Oracle will be able to hang onto the lucrative maintenance contracts that accompany software purchases.

But it turns out that those concerns may be overblown.

The article continues at http://www.forbes.com/technology/2005/09/16/oracle-maintenence-contract-cx_ld_0916maintenance.html?partner=rss

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