SAP and Sybase: A Marriage Made in Database Heaven
By Carl Olofson, Research Vice President of Application Development and Deployment
This IDC Insight examines information about SAP and Sybase, a year after their merger, provided at analyst briefings in May. These briefings were held at the SAPPHIRE NOW conference in Orlando, Florida, and the Sybase Analyst Summit in New York. Based on this information, this Insight details the development and alignment of database management technologies in the combined company, projects the outlook for these technologies, and offers an opinion of the future trajectory of the combined company in this area.