Apr 14, 2008Oracle announced today that they were entering the archiving market with the release of “Universal Online Archive.” UOA is an interesting entry to a market and positions Oracle to compete more directly against EMC and IBM in the e-mail and messaging archive space. It’s interesting as only a year ago nobody was much interested in archiving, but in the past twelve months we have seen everyone from Dell to Google try to gain a foothold, and the market shows no signs of slowing down. It remains a chaotic and confusing sector risking a consolidation (which of course might not happen, or at least not soon). To read the full article, please visit Real Story Group. To download a PDF version of this article, please click here.