Author Archives: John Rath

About John Rath

John Rath is a veteran IT professional and regular contributor at Data Center Knowledge. He has served many roles in the data center, including support, system administration, web development and facility management.

Oracle OpenWorld Highlights New Hardware

At Oracle OpenWorld, hardware is a key focus. “When we first bought Sun, a lot of people said we would get out of the hardware business,” said Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. “I guess we didn’t get the memo.” Read More

Oracle: OpenWorld Kicks Off, Autonomy Hubbub

Oracle OpenWorld kicks off today with a keynote from Larry Ellison. The event follows a busy week for Oracle (ORCL), which included media jousting with Autonomy over whether the UK firm was “shopped” prior to its agreement to be acquired by HP. Read More