Business software giant Oracle has suffered a dip in net income for Q3 2005, to $540m (£287m) compared with $650m a year earlier. However, revenues jumped 18% to $2.95bn.
Fresh from its successful battle against rival SAP for retail software business Retek, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison said that it will now focus on the tough task of selling to its new customers acquired from PeopleSoft, as well as its legacy clients.
‘We can now sell into an installed base of over 23,000 applications customers worldwide. We intend to aggressively expand our number one position in North America and grow our share globally,’ he said.
Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed.
Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief executive Graham Lamont
Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia
Accountancy software firm Sage has been hit by a data breach which may have compromised the personal details and bank account details of as many as 300 UK businesses