Oracle Buys Tekelec, Accelerates Mobile Service Provider Push

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http://www.thevarguy.com – Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) is buying Tekelec, which offers mobile broadband solutions to roughly 300 service providers. The deal, coupled with Oracle’s pending Acme Packet acquisition, shows how the database giant is evolving to focus on signaling, policy control, and session delivery network solutions. The ultimate goal: Help service providers monetize personalized communication services, according to Oracle Senior VP Bhaskar Gorti. Here’s the strategy. The Tekelec and Acme Packet deals come at a critical time for Oracle. Although the company remains profitable, Oracle’s most re (IT news)