Larry Ellison walks off stage after delivering his keynote address at the 2008 Oracle OpenWorld conference. Photograph: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

Larry Ellison, co-founder and leader of Oracle for 37 years, stepped aside as chief executive officer late yesterday, to be replaced by co-chief execu(...)

More homes were sold in Castleknock than any other area of the capital last year. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons
Area focus: West Dublin

Dublin West is an area that continues to grow in popularity. Traditionally one of the slower areas of growth of the Dublin regions, the westside of(...)

HP hopes cloud has silver lining

For what probably amounts to a relatively small amount of money, Hewlett-Packard just made a big bet.Last week HP said it had entered an agreement t(...)

A source familiar with the deal said that HP would pay less than $100 million for Eucalyptus Software

Hewlett-Packard plans to buy cloud software startup Eucalyptus Software, a rare acquisition for the company since its failed $11 billion purchase of B(...)

HP released a number of documents in a court filing in California on Friday expanding on its argument that Autonomy’s executives concocted deals to fraudulently attempt to inflate its value before its $11 billion acquisition by the US group.

The war of words between Hewlett-Packard and former members of Autonomy’s management team continued yesterday after the US technology group set out it(...)

Google’s offices on Barrow Street in Dublin:  Irish multinational subsidiaries and technology start-ups live in parallel universes. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien

There was a technology industry here before the current explosion of start-ups. Apple, DEC, Intel, Nortel and others set up subsidiaries that employed(...)

Property in London caught fire in the first half of 2014 with house prices rising by an annual rate of 20 per cent. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Londoners have long abandoned the notion that talking house prices is trashy and – with the property market seemingly at bursting point – even the (...)

Aer Lingus had its busiest trading day in five years as its share price closed out the session up 4.8% to €1.37. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

Global stocks fell and treasuries extended gains as escalating tensions in Ukraine outweighed optimism on ECB stimulus. The crisis in Ukraine deepene(...)

CEO and president of Samsung JK Shin presenting the Samsung Galaxy S5. The company’s last quarterly results showed an alarming slump. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

It seems like only last week that Samsung was seen as the indomitable giant of the consumer technology space, the company that basically owned all the(...)

Mike Lynch: Irish-born former Autonomy chief executive is involved in war of worlds with Hewlett-Packard.

Hewlett-Packard levelled an accusation of fraud directly at Irish-born former Autonomy chief executive Mike Lynch for the first time yesterday as it r(...)