[Slideshare] Are you paying Oracle Support on licences you do not use?

[Slideshare] Are you paying Oracle support on licences you do not use? How to Perform an OPEX review on Oracle Support – Part 1 In this difficult economic climate, we are all under pressure to reduce costs and support and maintenance renewals are often getting increasingly scrutinised. Learn more in the latest slide deck from […]

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What does Oracle cloud mean in terms of licensing?

What does Oracle cloud mean in terms of licensing? Photo courtesy of dgtlchkn(CC Attribution) In a recent interview with TechTarget, Madora’s Software licensing expert Keith Dobbs explained how Oracle’s cloud focus has affected its licensing policies and how Oracle Cloud at Customer could change things for on-premises users. The interview covers the following points: How […]

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Do you Need Help with an Oracle Audit? – Part 1

Help with an Oracle Audit What is an audit? Often we talk to Oracle Users when they have either been audited or have been recently approached by Oracle for an audit; unfortunately there is a lot of misunderstanding about the actual term ‘audit’. The majority of end users we speak to or partners we work […]

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[Webinar Replay] The Oracle Licensing Pitfalls of Server Architectures

[Webinar Replay] The Oracle Licensing Pitfalls of Server ArchitecturesIn this short 14 min webinar our expert Keith Dobbs discusses the many pitfalls of licensing various server architecture from standard servers, hosted servers, Virtualised and Cloud. ​Welcome to this short webinar from Madora Consulting. Your Oracle licensing specialists. Today, I’m going to talk about Oracle server […]

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[Slideshare] The Nine Rules of Oracle Licensing

If you are responsible for the Oracle Licences be sure to understand these key rules: Can you prove your ownership? Do you have contracts to hand? Are you measuring your usage? Are you clear on how your access methods and architecture affect your licence position? Learn more  in the latest slide deck from Madora Consulting. […]

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Using Third Party Support for Oracle with Rimini Street

In this interview with Jill Harrison Managing Director for Rimini Street in Europe, we learn about alternative  Oracle support models for Oracle and SAP customers. Listen to the podcast or read the notes below to find out more about: Rimini Street’s third party Oracle support offering; How Rimini Street Compares to Oracle Support and other […]

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What is an Oracle Site Licence

In today’s podcast, Julie Hatcher,  Director of SAM programmes at Madora Consulting, answers the readers question “What is an Oracle Site Licence?”.  Listen to the podcast or read the transcript below to learn more about: What a site licence is: What is an Enterprise license Why a ULA would be a better option What is […]

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Why do Oracle have User Minimums and what are they?

In today’s blog post, Jane McCulloch looks at why Oracle have user minimums and what they are.  Either listen to the audio or read the transcript of the interview below to find out more.  Hello I’m Kay Williams and today I’m joined by Jane McCulloch from Madora Consulting. Hello Jane, we have previously discussed that user minimums […]

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