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Oracle Wants More Money From SAP
2012-09-04 10:33:43

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The recent courtroom battles between Apple and other companies, such as HTC, Motorola and Samsung has caused many to cast aspersions against the iPhone maker. According to these critics, Apple is spending too much time in court, chasing down these companies for an extra pay day. These critics may not have heard about Oracle´s courtroom drama with German-based competitor SAP. Oracle has been entangled with SAP...

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2010-11-24 09:00:00

An American jury has ordered German software giant SAP to pay tech rival Oracle $1.3 billion in what could be the largest copyright-infringement penalty ever handed down. SAP, who had admitted that one of their subsidiaries had illegally downloaded millions of the Redwood Shores, California-based tech corporation's password-protected files, told reporters that they were surprised and disappointed by the verdict, which came following less than an entire day's worth of deliberations. The...

2008-07-22 12:00:17

By Holli L. Estridge, The Eagle, Bryan, Texas Jul. 22--TomorrowNow is closing its doors just one year after software giant Oracle filed suit against the Bryan firm, officials confirmed. The third-party maintenance and software support firm -- a subsidiary of German company SAP -- has about 30 employees locally. SAP plans to wind down operations at TomorrowNow offices worldwide by Oct. 31, officials said. TomorrowNow Executive Chairman Mark White said SAP's previous plans to sell...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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