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MicroStrategy rallies in 'business intelligence' software push
The market is getting more competitive. In July, Business Objects acquired privately held Crystal Decisions in a combined cash and stock deal worth $800 million. Oracle, in fact, underestimated the demand for business intelligence products, and will move aggressively to grow its revenue in the space, Oracle President Charles Phillips said earlier this week in a conference call with Prudential investors.