Stock Symbol: ORCL
500 Oracle Parkway
Oracle Corporation Industry:
Software & Programming
Oracle Corporation Description:
Oracle is the world's largest enterprise software company. Oracle Corporation develops, manufactures, markets and distributes computer software that helps corporations manage and grow their businesses. The Company's software products can be categorized into two broad areas: Systems software and Internet business applications software.
Oracle Corporation Financial Summary:
Oracle Corporation develops, manufactures, markets, and distributes computer software that help corporations manage and grow their businesses, including systems software and business applications software. For the 3 months ended 8/31/05, revenues rose 25% to $2.77B. Net income rose 2% to $519M. Results reflect increased demand for software product updates and the PeopleSoft acquisition, partially offset by higher sales and marketing and R&D expenses.
Oracle Corporation Business Summary:
Oracle Corporation is an enterprise software company, which develops, manufactures, markets, distributes and services database and middleware software, as well as applications software designed to help its customers manage and grow their business operations. The Company is organized into two businesses: software and services. Its software business is further organized into two operating segments: new software licenses, and software license updates and product support. Oracle's services business is further organized into three operating segments: consulting, advanced product services and education. In January 2005, the Company acquired PeopleSoft, Inc., a provider of enterprise application software products. In April 2005, Oracle acquired Retek, Inc., a provider of software solutions and services to the retail industry. In March 2005, the Company acquired Oblix, Inc., a privately held developer of identity-based security solutions for heterogeneous computing environments.