Oracle Database – The most common license compliance issues seen
It sure is a database world! That’s safe to say in times of Big Data hype and hope, while data-driven cloud solutions are starting to emerge at many different areas on the enterprise IT landscape map. Apart from the Oracle Corporation, many products of other software vendors like Microsoft, IBM, and VMware to name just a few, blend in to database license management related intricacies.
We addressed the most common compliance issues customers encounter when they use the Oracle’s database software in a white paper that you can download. It’s a lengthy document which reflects the importance of the topic discussed, and we decided to structure it intuitively, after a solid introduction, along the five main criteria for installing or using the Oracle Database software. These are:
All common Oracle Database license compliance issues we experienced at clients over the last years are presented in our white paper.
Richard is one of the managing partners at B-lay. He started to work in the license management industry in 2004 and worked for almost 10 years at Oracle as regional director of compliance. He uses his knowledge of enterprise software vendors (such as Oracle, SAP, IBM and Microsoft) to educate, equip and enable software end users in their challenges regarding proper software license management. Richard holds a master’s degree in IT, from University of Amsterdam in the Netherlands.