Reply to post: Re: I still dont see anyone choosing Oracle for new build services

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Roland6 Silver badge

Re: I still dont see anyone choosing Oracle for new build services

>but is it smarter? Or cheaper?

Its all relative...

If the business already has a load of XYZ experts and management just want the system in then typically it is wise to utilise those experts and implement using XYZ; your project is more likely to achieve its deadlines and budget targets than would otherwise be the case.

The fun and games start when a company for various reasons have two (or more) camps, such as IBM mainframe DB2 and Unix/Oracle and you work for an integrator with a team of dev's primarily skilled in MS SQL-Server...

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