While everybody tries to understand why eBay bought Skype and looks the other way, Oracle swallows another big business applications software company.

After PeopleSoft, Oracle now gets Siebel, the leaders of CRM software. Looks like Oracle is becoming a growing challenge for SAP AG. and move more and more into business applications.

On a side note, Oracle and Siebel are both companies that are using XWiki ! And Siebel is running XWiki on Oracle 10g !