Oracle wants to be your best friend
Want to lower your IT bill? Don't buy everything from one vendor.
Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water, Oracle makes a picture-perfect suggestion as to why consolidation is creepy. I'm not sure whether would-be buyers are supposed to be encouraged or dismayed by this advertisement that I found in the Wall Street Journal:
Seriously, why would you want one vendor to service all needs? It's the absolute best way to ensure that you get stuck with free market is all about.. The best way to keep costs down is through choice. It's what a