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Articles by Beth Bacheldor
posted in July 2003
The first product out will be a suite for financials, which is designed to go live in just 30 days.
The deal is part of a seven-year, $110 million outsourcing agreement with EDS.
The software maker reported slight gains in revenue and net income as it prepared to complete its acquisition of J.D. Edwards--and fight off Oracle.
The future could be even brighter if SAP can sway to its side PeopleSoft customers worried about an Oracle takeover.
The resulting value of the total transaction will be $1.8 billion.
Instant messaging gets another enterprise kick, thanks to a deal between PeopleSoft and America Online.
With an OK from the feds in hand, PeopleSoft is planning to close its acquisition of J.D. Edwards this week, but Oracle continues to push its hostile takeover bid.
Product life-cycle management may sound like an extension of ERP or supply-chain applications, but it's much more.
Maintaining control over documents related to product development was a nightmare before Hologic deployed tools from Agile Software.
CoCreate unveils low-cost .Net-based app to help businesses collaborate on engineering, manage projects and more.
Oracle extended its offer to buy all the common stock of PeopleSoft.
Some PeopleSoft apps buyers are signing deals with the vendor out of loyalty, but also because they want to be prepared for any outcome with new software they can run for a few years.
Preliminary results show that PeopleSoft has confidence of many customers, CEO Conway says—though not all.
The company's board of directors reiterates its belief that an Oracle takeover is bad for shareholders, while Oracle takes its message to PeopleSoft's customers.