Enterprise Braces for Oracle's Impact

January 13, 2005

[From internetnews.com]

Government, financial services and manufacturing are the enterprise sectors that will feel the first ripple effect of the new Oracle (Quote, Chart), according to research published this week.

Analysts with IT market consultants Burton Group and IDC are pointing to some very specific industrial sectors that will feel the impact of the merger in the aftermath of Oracle's 18-month pursuit of PeopleSoft. The acquisition creates the second largest purveyor of enterprise resource planning software (ERP) behind market leader SAP AG (Quote, Chart).

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