COMMENT: Time Capsule
Fortran on Punched Cards
As a Harvard Business School student, Dan Bricklin codeveloped VisiCalc, the first electronic spreadsheet for home and office use. Wait, you mean my Apple II isn’t just for playing Castle Wolfenstein and Lode Runner?
Cold War Killer App
“A strange game. The only winning move is not to play. How about a nice game of chess?”
Oracle’s Applications Division
Oracle creates the Oracle Applications division, initially with seven employees. The first two applications to roll out are Oracle General Ledger and Oracle Purchasing.
The Internet Changes Everything
Oracle announces Oracle Internet Commerce Server and Oracle EDI Gateway, delivering integrated internet access as part of its applications suite. iApps, anyone?
Apps on Oracle Exadata
By consolidating business applications with Oracle Exadata, organizations are simplifying their information technology; lowering costs; and improving system performance, scalability, and reliability.
Cloud AppsAnnounced during Oracle OpenWorld 2013, 10 new subscription-based, enterprise-grade application services further expand the Oracle Cloud.
From spreadsheets and word processors to databases, analytics, and beyond, there’s a galaxy of applications out there to choose from. What is your killer enterprise app? And why? Visit Facebook/OracleMagazine and let us know.