Stories by Helen Han and Stacey Cowley

SAP: Oracle-PeopleSoft tangle causing price suicide

Brawling between Oracle and PeopleSoft over Oracle's takeover attempt is placing suicidal pricing pressure on enterprise applications vendors, SAP executives have claimed at an earnings report conference - but local customers don't seem to be buying their line.

IS outsourcing to top $100b by 2005

Worldwide spending on information systems outsourcing will top $US100 billion by 2005, up from $56 billion in 2000, according to a recently released report from market researcher IDC.