- September 12, 2005
Oracle will become the world's largest provider of customer relationship management software once it completes this $5.85 billion deal.
- June 21, 2005
With PeopleSoft products and employees now in the fold, Oracle is turning its attention to applications, and that includes a healthy dose of CRM, according to executives.
- June 15, 2005
The latest release of Siebel's hosted product includes segmentation, social networking and collaboration tools.
- December 06, 2004
The company's new customer service release focuses on cross-sell and up-sell, reducing costs through self-service and improving effectiveness.
- November 01, 2004
Oracle today raised its bid to acquire PeopleSoft, and call the offer its "best and final" one.
- October 26, 2004
The European Commission, one of the few remaining hurdles in the way of Oracle's takeover of PeopleSoft, has announced it won't block the $7.7 billion deal.
- October 12, 2004
At its recent User Week in Los Angeles, Siebel Systems Inc. outlined Chapter 2 of CRM and its own future. David Schmaier, the San Mateo, Calif.-based company's executive vice president, sat down to discuss Siebel's custom-built applications business...
- October 06, 2004
A customer blueprint for CRM success and a commitment to version 7 are the hallmarks of Siebel's future, executives announced Tuesday.
- September 22, 2004
A new program has a PeopleSoft engineer paying on-site visits to customers early in their CRM deployment process.
- August 27, 2004
Oracle has once again extended its offer for PeopleSoft investors to tender their stock.
- August 16, 2004
The updates released today include a commission calculator, a console for improved partner visibility and tools to better align sales and marketing.
- August 02, 2004
Another CRM provider announced its plans for Linux support today. While Linux-based CRM implementations seem to be few and far between, larger businesses are beginning to give open source a closer look.
- July 13, 2004
Former IBM executive Mike Lawrie takes the Siebel reins at an interesting time in the company's history. Columnist and industry expert Paul Greenberg sizes up the challenges Lawrie is facing -- from the release of Siebel 7.7 to competing with rival...
- June 16, 2004
The latest sales force automation tools from Siebel Systems leverage Microsoft's messaging platform in an effort to win the hearts and minds of CRM-skeptical sales professionals.
- May 20, 2004
Less than three weeks until the trial begins, the proposed witness lists are public and it's becoming clear which arguments each side will make.