October 22, 2007 Timothy Prickett Morgan
The IT trade press is a-buzz about an impending reorganization at Oracle application group that may, in the wake of the company’s unsolicited $6.7 billion bid for middleware software maker BEA Systems two weeks ago, portend even bigger changes coming at the software giant.
Although reports in the Wall Street Journal last week said sources had confirmed the actions by Oracle, the rumors have not been confirmed by Oracle. Apparently, John Wookey, who is the senior vice president in charge of application development at Oracle, is going to leave the company. Wookey came to Oracle in 1995 from ERP software