SAP and Oracle: the knives are out
Ever since Henning Kagermann was at the helm, SAP rarely if ever publicly dissed the competition and especially not Oracle. It was something that distinguished the company in the public domain and was to SAP’s credit. Why? While the antics of Silicon Valley CEOs may be entertaining fodder for media types and insiders, buyers don’t give a crap. If anything they find such things confusing. From my perspective, I’d much rather see a company talk up its own accomplishments with customer case references than have to put up with the childish bickering and sniping that characterizes so many quarterly results calls and,increasingly, customer conferences.
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