Ex-Oracle SA MD Niral Patel to lead Google Cloud business in Africa
Google Cloud announces the appointment of former Oracle SA MD, Niral Patel as regional director for Sub-Saharan Africa.
Cloud ‘land grab’ to descend on SA this year
With multinational companies planning to open data centre facilities locally, the country is set to witness intense competition in the cloud space.
Oracle’s aggressive hiring to boost SA’s job market
To expand its cloud offerings, Oracle will create new roles, including software development, cloud operations and business operations.
Oracle SA bets on Autonomous Database
The company is pinning its hopes on its database platform to take on the likes of Microsoft and AWS in the highly competitive cloud computing market.
Is IaaS on the way out?
The global cloud industry is really gaining momentum, and with this growth comes a few changes.
Oracle customers can test emerging tech in new innovation hub
Oracle is opening an innovation hub in Johannesburg next week for customers to experiment with emerging tech.
Cloud Computing: Can you do without it?
Cloud computing has seemingly become the silver bullet of the digital age. It has laid the foundation for new types of businesses like Uber and Airbnb to come from nowhere, to reshape industries. But does the cloud live up to the hype? Is it worth the effort for these businesses to make the switch? What are the hidden costs and threats of them moving to the cloud?
SA's political shake-up brings new hope, says Oracle
The enterprise software giant says there is new hope for growth in SA following the political leadership changes.
Oracle SA appoints new MD
Niral Patel takes up the management role to grow the software company's local business operations.