Rimini's expanded Oracle services come amid its ongoing legal battle with Oracle. Just a day earlier, as Law360 reports, Rimini asked the Supreme Court to nullify an injunction that the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld earlier this year, affirming a permanent injunction against Rimini for infringing on Oracle's intellectual property rights. … [Read more...] about Rimini Street expands application management services to Oracle
Spikes also says that theater chains have been pleased with the results of the company's recent closed beta. MoviePass saw attendance shoot up as much as 64 percent — and there's no doubt the entertainment industry needs some kind of boost. Domestic theatrical attendance has been on the decline for years, with a 2011 report by the Motion Picture Association of America revealing that admissions in the US and Canada had dropped over 18 percent since 2002. This year looks to be no better, with the 533.5 million tickets sold this summer representing a four-percent decrease from last year — and the lowest summer turnout since 1993. … [Read more...] about MoviePass, take three: can a subscription service reignite the US box office?
For MoviePass, the AMC deal represents a huge step forward. In most theaters, the service is based around a somewhat complicated system that pairs MoviePass' smartphone app with a custom debit card used to cover the price of tickets. It works, but it's not exactly what you'd call a streamlined process. Previous talks with theaters weren't very productive, since many larger chains were reluctant to let MoviePass interfere with existing arrangements involving Fandango and other digital ticket sellers. … [Read more...] about MoviePass lands deal with AMC theaters for subscription movie service
"Our customers rightly expect our portfolio of services to be seamlessly integrated and for all solutions to work together smoothly. SAP's success is dependent on customers' trust in our competence and ability to solve their challenges of the future," said co-CEO Klein. … [Read more...] about SAP reorganizes business units to align sales, product strategy
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