Oracle Ponders Per-Employee Licensing
Oracle has yet to make up its mind on the possibility of per-employee pricing models. Server Technologies Senior Vice President Thomas Kurian said the company is still exploring the idea and that plans are still in a "consultation phase." The difficulties of such a schemesuch as figuring out how to track servers or CPUs or audit what software runs on which CPUsmight be worth overcoming for the simplified payment structure it would entail for customers.
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