Oracle and PeopleSoft Saga Continues

By Deane Barker on July 8, 2003

What’s Larry going to do?: An short look at the status of the Oracle / PeopleSoft imbroglio, and the obstacles that Oracle faces. In my opinion, it’s looking more and more like this isn’t going to happen. There are two many issues outstanding.

“It’s decision time for Oracle and Larry Ellison. How badly does he want PeopleSoft? … Oracle’s $6.3 billion takeover offer for PeopleSoft is set to expire Monday and it is looking like the company will need to extend the deadline.”