back to article Customers defecting to Oracle? Not according to our research, says SAP chief number cruncher

SAP's chief bean counter Luka Mucic has belatedly rubbished claims by arch rival Oracle that it is poaching some of the German software maker's largest customers. Asked about investors’ concerns over Oracle’s claims during a call with financial analysts, Mucic said SAP had researched its client base beyond the top-10 or top-50 …

  1. Youngone Silver badge

    Top 10?

    The huge corporation I work for is currently migrating from Oracle to SAP, at least in part because Oracle can't offer us want we need.

    From what I have heard, that will cost Oracle $25 million or so per year, just in the Asia Pacific region. Oracle shareholders might want to know.

    1. IGotOut Silver badge
      Joke

      Re: Top 10?

      "that will cost Oracle $25 million or so per year, just in the Asia Pacific region"

      That all? Are you running your DB on a Pentium 2?

  2. Vizesnyolcas

    Ah, the Oxford comma

    the four core end-to-end business processes of HR, ERP, supply chain and spend management and CRM

    So what's in the four:

    -- HR

    -- ERP

    -- supply chain and spend management

    -- CRM

    or:

    -- HR

    -- ERP

    -- supply chain

    -- spend management and CRM?

    1. Mark Exclamation
      Headmaster

      Re: Ah, the Oxford comma

      According to the way it's written, there's only 3:

      HR

      ERP

      supply chain and spend management and CRM

      I wonder what the 4th is?

  3. a_yank_lurker Silver badge

    Believe Leisure Suit Larry?

    I tend to doubt Leisure Suit Larry as the integrity, honesty, and truth are words I would not use to describe him.

    1. big_D Silver badge

      Re: Believe Leisure Suit Larry?

      It is also amazing that he looks more and more like Leisure Suit Larry with each passing year. Must be the Botox.

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