VMware Inc. is debuting a service that lets customers use the Web to access information and programs stored in its data centers, an effort to challenge Amazon.com Inc. and Microsoft Corp. in cloud computing.
Oracle Corp. is introducing two computer systems based on chip designs acquired from Sun Microsystems as it aims to win market share from International Business Machines Corp. and reverse a slide in hardware sales.
Salesforce.com Inc. , the biggest seller of online customer-relationship management programs, introduced a product that may bring it into closer competition with Oracle Corp., the largest maker of database software.
Oracle Corp. asked a judge to reject an attempt by Hewlett-Packard Co. to seal court filings in the computer company’s breach-of-contract lawsuit against the software maker’s decision to end support for a product.
Hewlett-Packard Co. investors will get the chance to voice dismay over the $8.8 billion writedown of Autonomy Corp. when they’re asked to re-elect Chairman Ray Lane and other directors at an annual meeting today.
Hewlett-Packard Co. Chairman Ray Lane and two other board members were re-elected in slim majorities in a referendum that demonstrates growing dismay over the company’s performance and acquisition of Autonomy Corp.