Oracle Corporation (N:ORCL)

Nov 12, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Introduces Cloud Native Modern Monetization
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital service providers are transforming their monetization systems to prepare for the upcoming demands of 5G and future digital services. Oracle Communications' new cloud native deployment option for Billing and Revenue Management (BRM) addresses these demands by combining the features and extensibility of a proven, convergent charging system with the efficiency of cloud and DevOps agility....
Nov 12, 2019 07:00 am ET
Spain's New York Burger Delivers Sizzling Service with Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Nov. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- New York Burger set out to shake up the local food scene by bringing American style burgers and barbeque dishes to Madrid. Today, the fast growing chain is doing exactly that. To keep up with the pace of expansion while keeping customers happy, New York Burger has added Oracle MICROS Simphony Point of Sale (POS) System to its technology menu to seamlessly connect servers and the kitchen. With real-time order sharing, cooks can immediately start an order, reducing the time it takes orders to arrive to hungry diners. Since deploying the Ora...
Nov 07, 2019 07:00 am ET
Brazilian Luxury Hotel Uses Oracle to Raise the Bar on Guest Experiences
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- B Hotel Brasília, an independent luxury hotel located on Brasília's spectacular Eixo Monumental stretch, has deployed an integrated suite of Oracle Hospitality and Oracle Food and Beverage cloud solutions to modernize its operations across the property and offer guests a stellar stay.  ...
Nov 06, 2019 07:00 am ET
Once-Reticent Utilities Accelerating Move to the Cloud
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A large majority (71 percent) of utilities now use cloud software, up from just 45 percent three years ago according to a new Oracle survey. Improving customer experience was noted as the key driver for increased cloud investment. But while progress has been made, 85 percent of respondents still cite security as a top concern and noted that regulatory acceptance remains a barrier to cloud adoption....
Nov 05, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Honors Excellence in Construction and Engineering
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle is today recognizing those Americas customers who are charting new paths and reimagining the building industry through technology with the 2019 Oracle Construction and Engineering Excellence Awards. Building on the Oracle Aconex Connect Awards, this new awards program highlights noteworthy customers that are successfully improving project delivery across industries....
Oct 29, 2019 08:00 am ET
Penn State Elevates Student Success with Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania State University, one of the world's leading higher education and research institutions, has selected Oracle Student Financial Planning Cloud to support its "One Penn State 2025" strategic vision to transform education delivery, focusing on student engagement and support. The offering will be an integral component in the university's efforts to help reduce the cost of education while enhancing student outcomes and success. ...
Oct 24, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Named a Leader in Translytical Data Platforms by Major Research Firm
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Forrester Research named Oracle a leader in translytical data platforms, a database category which can handle a wide range of transactional and analytic workloads. "The Forrester Wave™: Translytical Data Platforms, Q4 2019" report1 cites that, "unlike other vendors, Oracle uses a dual-format database (row and columns for the same table) to deliver optimal translytical performance," and that "customers like Oracle's capability to support many workloads including OLTP, IoT, microservices, multimodel, data science, AI/ML, spatial, gra...
Oct 23, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Health Sciences and Phlexglobal Collaborate to Reduce Operational Bottlenecks in Clinical Research
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Health Sciences, a leader in eClinical technology and Phlexglobal, pioneers in the provision of Trial Master File (TMF) technology and services for the global life sciences industry, have announced enhanced integrations to accelerate the speed and accuracy of regulatory compliance and inspection readiness in clinical trials. ...
Oct 22, 2019 08:00 am ET
ORACLE'S ANNUAL MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS TO BE HELD NOVEMBER 19, 2019
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) will hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders at 10:00 a.m. PT in the Oracle Conference Center, located at 350 Oracle Parkway, Redwood City at Oracle's headquarters.  Oracle's stockholders of record as of September 20, 2019 are invited to attend the meeting and should refer to Oracle's proxy statement available at www.oracle.com/investor for details regarding required documentation to gain admission to the meeting. ...
Oct 22, 2019 08:00 am ET
The Juilliard School and Rutgers Tap Oracle Cloud to Manage Educational Back-office System
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- To manage complex environments globally, leading higher education institutions The Juilliard School and Rutgers University are turning to Oracle Cloud. Both institutions, looking to accelerate student success through more efficient operations across multiple schools and campuses, have chosen Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud, Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud, and Oracle Student Cloud. ...
Oct 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Named a Leader in Digital Commerce for Ten Consecutive Evaluations
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle has been recognized as a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce for the 10th consecutive time.* The report focuses on transformational technologies and approaches in the digital commerce market that are delivering on the future needs of sellers and their customers. The report evaluates vendors based on completeness of vision and ability to execute. A complimentary copy of the report is available here....
Oct 15, 2019 09:00 am ET
New Study: 64% of People Trust a Robot More Than Their Manager
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- People have more trust in robots than their managers, according to the second annual AI at Work study conducted by Oracle and Future Workplace, a research firm preparing leaders for disruptions in recruiting, development and employee engagement. The study of 8,370 employees, managers and HR leaders across 10 countries, found that AI has changed the relationship between people and technology at work and is reshaping the role HR teams and managers need to play in attracting, retaining and developing talent....
Oct 15, 2019 08:00 am ET
Michigan State University Amplifies Student Success through the Cloud
CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- EDUCAUSE -- Michigan State University, a leading higher education and research institution, has engaged Oracle to replace its mainframe student information system infrastructure. This modernization project will help the university address challenges around fiscal sustainability, transforming the student experience and building capacity for long-term institutional innovation. To reach these goals, the university charted an incremental path to the cloud and will be implementing several Oracle Cloud solutions, including Oracle Student Financial Planning (S...
Oct 15, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Equips Case Workers and Citizens to Address Complex Societal Problems
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Taking a new people-centric approach to providing support and care, Oracle offers new services to citizens in need. New digital case management capabilities, now available in Oracle Customer Experience (CX) for Public Sector, provide a modern platform to help citizens, case workers, and third party social service providers deal with complex societal issues and achieve positive outcomes. ...
Oct 15, 2019 08:00 am ET
Retailers and Customers Don't See Eye to Eye on Returns or In-Store Experiences
MADRID, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE RETAIL INDUSTRY FORUM -- Retailers are not meeting customer expectations, and in many cases are missing on the fundamentals, according to a new 15,800 respondent global consumer study by Oracle Retail. Case in point, the two sides dramatically disagree on how easy it is to return purchases. While 57 percent of the 210 retailers surveyed noted that returning products is 'very easy,' the same share of consumers disagree and rate the return process as a 'complete hassle' or at least could be easier. ...
Oct 15, 2019 08:00 am ET
Top Universities Make the Grade with Oracle Cloud
CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- EDUCAUSE -- Higher education institutions are rapidly digitizing to meet industry demands for new models of teaching, learning and research. Those institutions seeking to build capacity for long-term innovation are increasingly moving to the cloud to compete in this evolving environment, as institutions across the U.S. continue to look to Oracle Cloud to increase business efficiency and improve student outcomes....
Oct 10, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Opens Retail Innovation and Technology Center in Portugal
PORTO, Portugal, Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Competition to build retail mindshare and customer loyalty has never been more fierce. Brands must continually evolve their products and deliver a personalized approach to win the hearts and minds of customers. Delivering the technology that helps them do exactly that, Portugal Country Leader Bruno Morais, and Mike Webster, senior vice president and general manager Oracle Retail, today unveiled a new Innovation and Technology Center in Porto. The center will focus initially on delivering breakthrough retail innovations leveraging the latest tech...
Oct 08, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Momentum Accelerates with New Hires
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle today announced plans to hire nearly 2,000 employees worldwide to work on its growing Oracle Cloud Infrastructure business. The new roles, which include software development, cloud operations, and business operations, will support Oracle's rapidly expanding infrastructure customer base, and come as the company rolls out new product innovations and rapidly opens cloud regions around the globe....
Oct 08, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Named a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools for the 11th Consecutive Year
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ --Oracle has been named a Leader in Gartner's 2019 Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools report for the 11th consecutive year. This year's report states, "The data integration tool market is resurging as new requirements for hybrid/intercloud integration, active metadata and augmented data management force a rethink of existing practices." ...
Oct 02, 2019 07:34 am ET
Oracle Buys CrowdTwist
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle today announced it signed an agreement to acquire CrowdTwist, the leading cloud-native customer loyalty solution to empower brands to offer personalized customer experiences. The solution offers over 100 out-of-the-box engagement paths, providing rapid time-to-value for marketers to develop a more complete view of the customer. Upon the close of the acquisition, the CrowdTwist team will join the Oracle Customer Experience (CX) Cloud organization....
Sep 30, 2019 10:44 am ET
Oracle Positioned as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud HCM Suites for 1,000+ Employee Enterprises
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle today announced that it has been recognized, for the fourth consecutive year, as a Leader in Cloud HCM Suites for Midmarket and Large Enterprises by Gartner. The 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud HCM Suites for 1,000+ Employee Enterprises evaluates vendors based on completeness of vision and ability to execute. Compared to the previous year, Oracle maintained its position as the vendor placed furthest for completeness of vision for Cloud HCM Suites within this category. A complimentary copy of the report is available here....
Sep 26, 2019 01:09 pm ET
Oracle Cloud the Right Accessory to Support Kendra Scott's Growth
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2002, designer, philanthropist Kendra Scott took the jewelry world by storm with her fresh, fun designs and personal touch with customers. Today, her namesake brand has grown from a one-woman operation into a billion-dollar jewelry sensation with over 2,000 employees and 100 stores. As the retailer experiences significant growth year-over-year, it needed a way to better manage its inventory and customers to offer the same level of stellar experience it was built upon. Using Oracle Retail Services, the retailer is delivering on this pr...
Sep 24, 2019 05:00 am ET
Banks Fighting Financial Crime with New Oracle Innovations
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle continues to forge the path towards better financial crime prevention with innovations in its Financial Crime and Compliance Management and Anti-Money Laundering portfolio. Recent new capabilities and solutions leverage machine learning for analytical capabilities, robotic process automation (RPA) for workflows, and graphic analytics for the visualization of networks. These offerings are setting a new industry standard and turning compliance into a competitive advantage for banks by enabling them to meet evolving regulations and d...
Sep 24, 2019 05:00 am ET
Oracle Survey Finds Investigative Sites Still Frustrated with eClinical Technology
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Clinical trials are the foundation for getting needed drug and medical treatments to market. However, a new global survey found that disjointed technologies and undue complexity in sharing information and training is stalling outcomes. ...
Sep 23, 2019 07:00 am ET
GIPHY Selects Oracle Data Cloud to Measure Viewability Across Billions of GIFs
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Data Cloud today announced a new integration with GIPHY, the first and largest GIF search engine, enabling Oracle's Moat to measure ad delivery, viewability, and invalid traffic for short-form branded content across the GIPHY platform. The integration will allow advertisers to validate that branded content on GIPHY was seen by actual users, while extending the range of Moat's measurement solutions to include GIPHY's innovative tools for marketing....
Sep 19, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Recognizes Top Cloud Innovators at OpenWorld
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- This week, Oracle honored a diverse set of customers and partners for outstanding and innovative use of Oracle technologies. Culled from hundreds of nominees across industries and around the world, those selected were recognized as Excellence Award recipients at Oracle OpenWorld 2019....
Sep 18, 2019 02:00 pm ET
Oracle and Box Team Up to Combine Content with Connectivity in the Cloud
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle today announced a collaboration with Box that will allow customers to connect their cloud and on-premises Oracle and third-party applications with Box via Oracle Integration. Through this integration, enterprise customers will be able to seamlessly connect applications with Box as their unified cloud content management layer to power secure collaboration and workflows around their most valuable content in the cloud. ...
Sep 18, 2019 01:31 pm ET
Oracle Expands Platform for Utility Customer Innovation
DENVER, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- E SOURCE FORUM -- Utilities today have an incredible opportunity to engage and serve their customers as leaders in a clean energy future. New energy resources like electric vehicles, solar, and smart home devices are making it more essential than ever for utilities to connect with an increasingly savvy customer base. Oracle Utilities Opower is empowering utilities to do exactly that with new capabilities and new integrations for innovating at utility scale....
Sep 18, 2019 12:10 pm ET
NetSuite expands commitment to nonprofits
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SuiteConnect -- To help nonprofits and social enterprises across the world accelerate their missions, Oracle NetSuite continues to expand the NetSuite Social Impact program. Since introducing the program in 2006, NetSuite has helped more than 1,500 nonprofits and donated more than $100 million in software. To increase its impact and help nonprofits of any size spend more of their time and resources on changing the world, NetSuite has expanded its Suite Pro Bono program, donated software to more than 300 new nonprofits globally, and increased its ...
Sep 18, 2019 12:07 pm ET
Nonprofit helps people with developmental disabilities express themselves through art
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SuiteConnect -- Creativity Explored, a nonprofit art center in San Francisco, is using Oracle NetSuite to support its mission to provide artists with development disabilities with the resources needed to create and share their work with the community. With NetSuite, Creativity Explored has been able to show how art and science can work together to impact lives as it has expanded its services to help more than 130 artists and increased funding from institutional and government funders by over 300 percent....
Sep 18, 2019 12:04 pm ET
Medical supplier expands its mission to deliver pain-free recovery to 5 million patients
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SuiteConnect -- Precision Medical Products, a leader in deep-vein thrombosis (DVT) prevention and supplier of durable medical equipment that assists over 140,000 patients per year with post-surgery recovery, is using Oracle NetSuite to streamline core business operations and create a platform for sustainable growth. With NetSuite, Precision Medical Products (PMP) has been able to increase efficiencies and enhance the customer experience as its business has grown 70 percent over the last three years. ...
Sep 18, 2019 12:01 pm ET
NetSuite helps organizations across industries unlock growth
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SuiteConnect -- To help organizations across industries unlock growth and take their business to the next level, Oracle NetSuite today announced a series of new enhancements within the NetSuite solution. The latest enhancements include new industry cloud solutions that help customers achieve the benefits of the cloud in as little as 45 days and more than 65 new and updated features for customers to core business management capabilities within NetSuite. ...
Sep 17, 2019 11:24 am ET
Oracle Cements Cloud ERP Category Leadership
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Demonstrating its leadership and vision in the Cloud ERP market, Oracle today announced the latest updates to Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud. The updates enable organizations of all sizes to enhance productivity, reduce costs and improve controls by introducing both product innovations and industry-focused solutions. ...
Sep 17, 2019 11:22 am ET
Oracle Helps HR Teams Simplify Complex Processes and Create a Connected Workplace
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- To help organizations attract the best talent and meet evolving employee expectations, Oracle today announced a series of new features and machine learning capabilities within Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud. The additions empower employees to seek internal career growth, encourage cross-team collaboration, and simplify and streamline workflows to help HR teams save time. ...
Sep 17, 2019 11:20 am ET
Oracle Takes Data-First Approach to New Customer Experience Innovations
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- To help brands ensure that each and every customer interaction is data driven, Oracle today announced a series of new data-first updates across Oracle Customer Experience (CX) Cloud. The latest updates include new digital assistants for sales, customer service and marketing professionals, new data enriched B2B sales capabilities, and new industry solutions for telecom and media, financial services, and public sector. ...
Sep 17, 2019 11:18 am ET
Oracle Launches CX Unity to Unify Advertising and Marketing Worlds
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- To help organizations create experiences that build, protect, and differentiate their brands, Oracle today announced powerful new updates to its enterprise-class customer data management (CDP) platform. By bringing together customer data from marketing and advertising systems, the latest updates to Oracle CX Unity enable organizations to provide personalized and contextual experiences across all customer interactions, from website visits and online ads to customer service calls and in-store transactions....
Sep 17, 2019 11:16 am ET
Oracle Gets Supply Chains Talking with New Digital Assistants
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- To help organizations plan and execute more efficient and agile supply chain operations, Oracle has expanded Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud with new collaboration, integration, and digital assistant capabilities. The latest updates to Oracle SCM Cloud include the introduction of Oracle Business Network, a B2B network, and a new digital assistant for supply chain....
Sep 17, 2019 11:06 am ET
Titan International Takes First Step to Industry 4.0 Capabilities with Oracle Cloud Applications
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Titan International, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of off-highway wheels, tires, assemblies and undercarriage products, has started moving its core business and manufacturing processes to Oracle Cloud Applications. With Oracle Cloud Applications for finance, supply chain and manufacturing, Titan International will be able to take advantage of an integrated suite of applications to break down silos, quickly and easily embrace the latest advancements in machine learning and Internet of Things technology, and improve user e...
Sep 17, 2019 11:04 am ET
Oracle and Microsoft Expand Cloud Partnership to Boost Workplace Productivity
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Building on Oracle and Microsoft's cloud interoperability partnership, Oracle today announced the availability of an integration between Oracle Digital Assistant and Microsoft Teams. Enterprise customers can now access Oracle Cloud Applications through an AI-powered voice experience in Teams. ...
Sep 17, 2019 11:02 am ET
Oracle Unveils AI-Voice for the Enterprise
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD – Oracle today announced availability of its AI-trained voice with Oracle Digital Assistant. Now, enterprise customers can use voice commands to communicate with their enterprise applications to drive desired actions and outcomes, enriching the user experience with conversational AI, simplifying interactions and improving productivity. ...
Sep 17, 2019 11:00 am ET
Oracle Adds Powerful Pre-packaged Enterprise Analytics for Fusion ERP
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Continuing its aim to transform all organizations into data- and insight-driven experts, Oracle today announced availability of its first Oracle Analytics for Applications offering, designed for the Fusion Cloud enterprise resource planning applications, Oracle ERP Cloud, that companies use to run financial processes....
Sep 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Financial Analyst Meeting To Be Held September 19, 2019
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) today announced that it will hold its Financial Analyst Meeting at Oracle OpenWorld, Thursday, September 19, 2019.  Oracle's Financial Analyst Meeting will be webcast live beginning at 1:00 p.m. Pacific Time via the Investor Relations homepage at www.oracle.com/investor.  ...
Sep 16, 2019 07:22 pm ET
Oracle Expands Database Innovation Leadership
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle today announced major new innovations across its data management portfolio that make it easier, faster, and safer for customers to run their mission critical workloads everywhere – in the cloud, on-premises, and via Exadata Cloud at Customer. Oracle continues to deliver the world's most comprehensive data management solutions, including the industry's first and only self-driving database, Oracle Autonomous Database....
Sep 16, 2019 07:20 pm ET
Adoption of Oracle Autonomous Database Soars Worldwide
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD – Oracle today announced that Oracle Autonomous Database is experiencing exceptional customer and partner momentum within its first year of availability. 11880.com, AGEA, Arlington Orthopedics, AsiaPay, Beker/Socialand, CERN, Data Intensity, Drop Tank, Henry Ford Health System, Impulse Logic, Intive, I.Z.S.M. Portici, JASCI Software, Kingold, MESTEC Limited, Net Insight, OUTFRONT Media, Patterson Advertising Reports, SKY Brasil, TaylorMade Golf, Telecom Fiji and Viscosity are among the many organizations using the world's first s...
Sep 16, 2019 07:16 pm ET
Oracle Ups the Ante in Cloud with World's First Autonomous Operating System
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle today marked a major milestone in the company's autonomous strategy with the availability of Oracle Autonomous Linux. Oracle Autonomous Linux, along with the new Oracle OS Management Service, is the first and only autonomous operating environment that eliminates complexity and human error to deliver unprecedented cost savings, security, and availability for customers....
Sep 16, 2019 07:14 pm ET
Oracle Cloud Accelerates Expansion to Bring Infrastructure to Customers Globally
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- To support its customers around the world, Oracle today announced that it plans to launch 20 new Oracle Cloud regions by the end of 2020, for a total of 36 Oracle Cloud Infrastructure regions. This expansion includes regions in new countries and dual, geographically separated regions in the U.S., Canada, Brazil, U.K., EU, Japan, South Korea, Australia, India, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Israel, and new government regions in the U.K. and Israel. In addition, Oracle is announcing updates to its roadmap for its interconnect with Microsoft...
Sep 16, 2019 07:12 pm ET
Oracle Cloud Automates Security for Critical Workloads
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle today announced that it is expanding its security portfolio with new cloud services designed to automatically help protect cloud workloads and data from risks posed by misconfigurations and cyber threats. The three new cloud services, including Oracle Data Safe, Oracle Cloud Guard and Oracle Maximum Security Zones provide centralized security configuration and posture management, as well as automated enforcement of security practices....
Sep 16, 2019 07:10 pm ET
Oracle Delivers Choice of Deployment for its Next-Generation Cloud
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle today announced the availability of its Generation 2 Exadata Cloud at Customer service and previewed Oracle Autonomous Database Cloud at Customer. Oracle Cloud at Customer enables organizations to get all the benefits of Oracle Cloud Database delivered securely on premise in their own data centers.   ...
Sep 16, 2019 07:08 pm ET
Oracle Offers Always Free Autonomous Database and Cloud Infrastructure
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle today announced Oracle Cloud Free Tier, including new Always Free services for anyone to try the world's first self-driving database and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure for an unlimited time. Now, organizations large and small, developers, students, and educators can build, learn, and explore the full functionality of Oracle Autonomous Database and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, including Compute VMs, Block and Object Storage, and Load Balancer – all of the essentials for developers to build complete applications on Oracle Cl...
Sep 16, 2019 07:06 pm ET
Oracle Academy to Bring Cloud to the Classroom as New Report Points to IT Job Growth Across Industries
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD — Today Oracle announced Oracle Cloud Free Tier, including new Always Free services for anyone to try the world's first self-driving database and Gen 2 Cloud infrastructure for an unlimited time. Oracle Academy Institutional member educators and their students will be able to access these cloud services and free cloud credits through a new Oracle Academy Cloud Program. The program includes new training for teachers and curriculum centered around Oracle Autonomous Database to help learners deepen their understanding, expand their ...
Sep 16, 2019 07:04 pm ET
Oracle Unleashes World's Fastest Database Machine
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle Exadata Database Machine X8M, available today, sets a new bar and changes the dynamics of the database infrastructure market. Exadata X8M combines Intel® Optane™ DC persistent memory and 100 gigabit remote direct memory access (RDMA) over Converged Ethernet (RoCE) to remove storage bottlenecks and dramatically increase performance for the most demanding workloads such as Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), analytics, IoT, fraud detection, and high frequency trading. ...
Sep 16, 2019 07:02 pm ET
Oracle and Intel Collaborate on Optane DC Persistent Memory Performance Breakthroughs in Next Generation Oracle Exadata X8M
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD – Intel Corporation and Oracle today announced that Oracle is incorporating the high performance capabilities of Intel® Optane™ DC Persistent Memory into its next-generation Exadata platform, Oracle Exadata X8M. Exadata powers Oracle Autonomous Database, Oracle Cloud Applications, and the high-performance database infrastructure at most of the world's leading banks, telecoms, and retailers....
Sep 16, 2019 07:00 pm ET
Oracle and VMware Partner to Support Customers’ Hybrid Cloud Strategies
ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Today, Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) and VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW), announced an expanded partnership to help customers leverage the companies’ enterprise software and cloud solutions to make the move to the cloud. Under this new...
Sep 16, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Oracle Expands Ecosystem and Announces Simplified Third-party Software Purchasing
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle today announced that Oracle Cloud Marketplace now supports billing for third-party software listings. Customers can now use their Universal Cloud Credits in addition to bringing their own license to consume enterprise applications and solutions directly from premier software vendors including A10 Networks, Aviatrix, Blue Prism, Center for Internet Security (CIS), Compellon, Couchbase, Fortinet, Kinetica, Palo Alto Networks, Pyramid Analytics, ScyllaDB, Sesame Software, ShieldIO, and Stromasys. ...
Sep 16, 2019 11:30 am ET
S&P 500 buybacks decline significantly in Q2 2019; expenditures still remain higher than the pre-2018 levels
NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today that preliminary Q2 2019 S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, were $164.5 billion. This was the second consecutive quarterly decline after four consecutive quarters of record buybacks. Q2 2019 buybacks were 20.1% lower than Q1 2019's $205.6 billion, 13.7% lower year-over-year from Q2 2018's $190.6 billion, and 26.2% lower than the Q4 2018 record expenditure of $223.0 billion.  ...
Sep 16, 2019 11:02 am ET
Oracle Keeps Driving Developer Productivity with New Java Release
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Oracle announced today the general availability of Java SE 13 (JDK 13). This release demonstrates Oracle's continued commitment to accelerate innovation amongst enterprises and the developer community by its predictable release of enhancements as part of the six-month Feature Release cadence....
Sep 16, 2019 09:00 am ET
Oracle Achieves FedRAMP Authorization for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle OpenWorld -- To support growing customer demand, Oracle today announced Oracle Cloud Infrastructure has achieved FedRAMP Authorization, providing a secure cloud environment where U.S. Government customers can harness the power of Oracle Cloud Infrastructure to unlock innovation, improve mission performance, and enhance service delivery....
Sep 16, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Consulting and Deloitte Collaborate to Help Organizations Move and Innovate with Oracle Cloud
SAN FRANCISCO and NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD -- Today, Oracle Consulting and Deloitte announced a strategic sales and delivery collaboration called ELEVATE. This teaming arrangement focuses on accelerating customer innovation by helping them rapidly migrate and manage workloads with Oracle Autonomous Database and Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. ELEVATE brings together the two organization's insights and experience enabling customers to drive and optimize enterprise operations in the cloud while maximizing current Oracle investments....
Sep 13, 2019 08:02 am ET
Oracle OpenWorld 2019, Breakthrough Starts Here
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle OpenWorld -- Oracle welcomes our customers and partners to Oracle OpenWorld 2019 in San Francisco, the world's largest and most prominent business and technology conference....
Sep 12, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle and Deloitte Help Brands Realize the Potential of Customer Data Platforms
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE OPENWORLD – Oracle and Deloitte Digital are teaming up to help brands make every customer interaction matter. By bringing together enterprise-class Customer Data Platform (CDP) capabilities and demonstrated technology and business expertise, Oracle and Deloitte Digital will help brands deliver personalized and contextualized experiences in real time and at scale across the entire customer journey.   ...
Sep 11, 2019 04:12 pm ET
Oracle Chief Executive Officer Mark Hurd to Take a Leave of Absence for Health Related Reasons
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) today announced that Mark V. Hurd, Chief Executive Officer of Oracle, will take a leave of absence for health related reasons. The following message was communicated to Oracle employees today:...
Sep 11, 2019 04:07 pm ET
Q1 FY20 GAAP EPS Up 11% To $0.63 And Non-GAAP EPS Up 14% To $0.81
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) today announced fiscal 2020 Q1 results. Total Revenues were $9.2 billion, slightly higher in USD and up 2% in constant currency compared to Q1 last year. Cloud Services and License Support revenues were $6.8 billion, while Cloud License and On-Premise License revenues were $812 million. ...
Sep 06, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Sets the Date for its First Quarter Fiscal Year 2020 Earnings Announcement
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corporation today announced that its first quarter fiscal year 2020 results will be released on Thursday, September 12th, after the close of the market. Oracle will host a conference call and live webcast at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time to discuss the financial results. The live webcast will be available on the Oracle Investor Relations website at www.oracle.com/investor.  ...
Sep 04, 2019 08:02 am ET
Oracle to Add More Than 25 New Pro Tournaments in the United States
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Sept. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle announced today the creation of the Oracle Pro Series, a schedule of more than 25 new ATP, WTA and ITF World Tennis Tour professional tournaments to be held across the United States over the course of 2019 and 2020. The Oracle Pro Series will create more than 40 percent new playing opportunities in the United States for tennis professionals. ...
Aug 28, 2019 09:31 am ET
Thinking about trading options or stock in Activision Blizzard, Citigroup, Walt Disney Co, Oracle, or Roku?
NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ATVI, C, DIS, ORCL, and ROKU....
Aug 26, 2019 03:45 pm ET
Oracle to Appeal Court of Federal Claims JEDI Decision
WASHINGTON, Aug. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle America today filed notice of appeal regarding the JEDI procurement....
Aug 19, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Home Energy Reports from SoCalGas and Oracle Helped Customers Reduce Energy Use and Cut Carbon Emissions by 53,000 Tons
LOS ANGELES and REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Aug. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SoCalGas and Oracle today announced that the Home Energy Reports SoCalGas customers receive each month have helped reduce natural gas use by 10 million therms since the program began in 2013. This has resulted in customers saving more than $11 million on their bills. The savings is enough to supply 21,000 Southern California households with natural gas for a year and also has had the effect of eliminating more than 53,000 metric tons of carbon emissions....
Aug 19, 2019 11:00 am ET
Court of Appeals Rules for Oracle Affirming Injunction against Rimini Street
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Aug. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has rejected Rimini Street's latest attempt to avoid the District Court's injunction barring Rimini Street from engaging in conduct that infringes Oracle's intellectual property rights. The Appeals Court also affirmed the trial court's $28.5 million attorneys' fees award to Oracle, rejecting Rimini's absurd claim that it had prevailed at a trial where the jury found Rimini infringed Oracle's copyrights. Rimini Street has paid more than $90 million to Oracle as a result of that infringement, and the trial...
Aug 14, 2019 09:02 am ET
Where Do Donations Go? 71 Percent of Nonprofits Struggle to Measure Outcomes
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Nonprofit organizations are struggling to demonstrate the outcome of their work according to a new study conducted by Oracle NetSuite. The study, Connecting Dollars to Outcomes, which provides insights from more than 350 senior nonprofit executives in the U.S., found that while nonprofit executives believe that outcomes measurement supports their top three priorities for 2019 - financial stability, staff turnover and donor retention - only 29 percent of nonprofits are able to effectively measure the outcomes of dollars invested. ...
Aug 14, 2019 08:00 am ET
Fast-Growing Pizza Chain Enlists Oracle to Fuel Expansion
CANADA and REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Aug. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Fast-casual continues to be a hot and growing segment of the pizza industry. With 10 locations in Winnipeg and Toronto, Za Pizza Bistro is focused on taking its slice of the market by serving up delicious, "custom, fast, fired' pies to customers. Whether it's a Za Pizza storefront or its inaugural food truck, Oracle MICROS Simphony Point of Sale helps the chain deliver speedy service and seamless ordering and payments for guests....
Aug 13, 2019 09:00 am ET
Software Player Parlays Oracle Autonomous Database to Speed Retail Operations
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- JASCI Software, a leader in cloud supply-chain, is leveraging Oracle's Autonomous Database technology, continuing to innovate and scale its SaaS platform. With the world's first self-driving database, JASCI's enterprise customers are able to process twice as many orders at half the labor costs, which is critical to success in an industry where profit margins are razor thin....
Aug 13, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Rings Up Higher Quality of Experience for Supermarket Chain Customers
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Aug. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Panamanians desire reliable retailers when it comes to purchasing food, beverages, household and personal items, in addition to utilizing money transfer services. While IMPORTADORA RICAMAR (Super 99), a premier supermarket chain in Panama, strived to provide the best products and services at competitive price points, the operator needed to transform its business communications strategy to deliver an unmatched experience to its shoppers. By deploying Oracle SD-WAN throughout its network, Super 99 cut its communications costs by $20,000 per...
Aug 07, 2019 09:55 am ET
Funds Pour in as Investors Get a Glimpse of the eSports Industry's Potential
NEW YORK, Aug. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As prize pools for eSports tournaments continue to reach outrageous amounts, people are beginning to realize that eSports are here to stay. Following the conclusion of Epic Games' Fortnite World Cup Tournament, where Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf took home the USD 3 Million grand prize, the eSports scene has completely reshaped people's views towards the gaming industry. To put it into perspective, Bugha's earnings were higher than Tiger Woods' USD 2.07 Million payout at the 2019 Masters. While many strive to achieve high-paying occupations, some of the youth ...
Jul 31, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Named a Leader in Vendor-Managed Enterprise Business Intelligence by Independent Research Firm
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle has been named a leader in The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise [Business Intelligence] Platforms (Vendor-Managed), Q3 2019 report, encouraging businesses to "trust [Oracle Analytics Cloud] like you've been trusting Oracle's database and applications for decades." Oracle believes that this report validates its strategy to deliver a world-class enterprise analytics portfolio....
Jul 30, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Again Named a Leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Multiexperience Development Platforms
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle has been named a Leader in Gartner's 2019 Magic Quadrant for Multiexperience Development Platforms report. Previously, Oracle was named a Leader for two consecutive years in the Magic Quadrant for Mobile App Development Platforms (MADPs). The Multiexperience Development Platforms report states, "mobile apps, progressive web apps, conversational apps and immersive apps are among the many types of application that people use to interact with and within digital businesses." Multiexperience platforms are integral for enterprises as cus...
Jul 30, 2019 08:00 am ET
Upset and Disappointed: 82% of Consumers Give Brands the Thumbs Down
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- People are upset and disappointed by the experiences brands are providing according to a new study conducted by Oracle in partnership with Jeanne Bliss, customer experience pioneer and founder of Customer Bliss. The new study, "One Size Doesn't Fit All," includes insights from over 1,100 U.S. consumers across four generations and found that 43% of people blacklist brands that fail to meet their expectations and that a lack of trust in brands is making it increasingly difficult to influence purchasing behavior. ...
Jul 25, 2019 04:19 pm ET
Oracle OpenWorld 2019 Unveils World-Class Entertainment
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Oracle announced an exciting selection of experiences slated for Oracle OpenWorld 2019, highlighted by eight-time Grammy Award winner John Mayer. Attendees and online visitors from 175 countries are expected to register for the annual event which takes place in San Francisco on September 16-19 at The Moscone Center and throughout the South of Market district. Register now for pre-event pricing and be part of the world's most innovative technology conference. ...
Jul 25, 2019 01:02 pm ET
Oracle Challenger Series Hosts First Two Events of 2019-2020 Season in New Haven and Houston
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle announced today that the first two stops of the 2019-2020 Oracle Challenger Series will take place at Yale University on September 2-8 and at Rice University on November 10-17. The Yale Tennis Center in New Haven, CT, is a new location for the series, while the George R. Brown Tennis Center in Houston, TX, hosted an event in 2018.  ...
Jul 23, 2019 10:00 am ET
Bealls, Inc. Drives Operational Agility with Oracle Retail Cloud
BRADENTON, Fla. and REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bealls, Inc., the company behind more than 500 stores has turned to the Oracle Retail Cloud to digitally transform its operations and drive agility. With new inventory arriving weekly, Bealls recognized the need to modernize processes and gain new management efficiencies of their extensive inventory spanning casual lifestyle, apparel and home merchandise. After a successful implementation of Oracle Human Capital Management (HMC) Cloud and Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud, Bealls continues to modernize it...
Jul 23, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Health Sciences Clinical Trial Product Named a Leader in Everest Group PEAK Matrix™
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Health Sciences was positioned as a Leader and the highest scoring vendor in Vision and Capability in the Everest Group PEAK Matrix™ 2019 Assessment of Life Sciences Clinical Trials Products. Everest Group assesses vendors based on their market impact (market adoption, value delivered and portfolio mix) and vision and capability (vision and strategy, functionality, flexibility and ease of deployment, engagement and commercial model and support)....
Jul 11, 2019 01:00 pm ET
2019 Oracle ITA National Fall Championships Come to Newport Beach, California
TEMPE, Ariz., July 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) and Oracle announced today that Newport Beach Tennis Club and The Tennis Club at Newport Beach Country Club will serve as host sites for the 2019 Oracle ITA National Fall Championships November 6 – 10. The men's and women's finals will be held at Newport Beach Tennis Club....
Jul 10, 2019 04:45 pm ET
ORACLE NAMES RONA FAIRHEAD TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oracle Board of Directors today announced that it has unanimously elected Rona A. Fairhead to the company's Board of Directors. The election is effective as of July 31, 2019 and increases the size of the Board to 15 directors....
Jul 09, 2019 05:00 am ET
Pepkor Europe Selects Oracle Cloud as a Platform for Growth
LONDON and REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., July 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pepkor Europe, the leading pan-European variety discount retailer, has chosen Oracle Cloud to support the planned future growth of its brands, PEPCO, Poundland and Dealz. Pepkor sells clothing and fast-moving consumer goods such as food, health, beauty products, and general merchandise to families on a budget across Europe. ...
Jun 24, 2019 08:30 am ET
Stein Mart Boosts Omni-Channel Growth with Oracle Cloud
Stein Mart, a national specialty off-price retailer, has gained a holistic view of its inventory and a more streamlined approach to merchandise planning with Oracle Cloud. By consolidating the planning and forecasting process for its physical...
May 23, 2019 04:00 am ET
WOLF Italian Street Food Beats Lunchtime Rush with Oracle
LONDON, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Fast, fresh and healthy Italian street food restaurant, WOLF, has implemented Oracle Food & Beverage Simphony Cloud at point-of-sale to make the most of the lucrative lunchtime rush and support its growth ambitions. Aiming to improve the processes of the restaurant, owner, Tim Entwistle, upgraded the POS solution to increase the speed of service, gain visibility into management information across its franchise network and ensure a solid platform for expected growth. Already WOLF is seeing the benefits with reduced wait times, specifically, a 40 percen...
May 14, 2019 09:00 am ET
University of Pittsburgh Selects Oracle ERP Cloud to Help Build Better Lives
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Pittsburgh, a leading higher-education institution, has selected Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud to support its mission to advance teaching, research and public service. With Oracle ERP Cloud, the University of Pittsburgh will be able to improve operational efficiency, modernize its business and finance operations and gain deeper organization insight....
May 14, 2019 08:05 am ET
Oracle Helps Organizations Improve Productivity Across Global Supply Chains
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- To help organizations design and operate efficient and agile supply chains, Oracle today announced a series of logistics management updates to Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud. The updates include a new logistics network modeling product and enhanced transportation management and global trade management capabilities. The latest innovations can help customers drive better business outcomes by enhancing supply chain responsiveness, optimizing shipments and asset utilization, and improving productivity across global supply chain...
May 14, 2019 08:00 am ET
Austrian Service Provider Evolves Digital Offerings with Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Service providers in the media industry must boost revenue while also developing new digital offerings to meet changing customer demands. As ORS Group evolved from a network operator to a digital content gateway, it needed to enable the delivery of modern TV and radio solutions via terrestrial, satellite, cable and IP networks. Leveraging the Oracle Digital Experience for Communications platform, ORS Group will be able to get products to market faster, increase operational agility, and lower the cost of customer service for providers deliv...
May 14, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Helps Comms Providers Intelligently Launch New Services
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Customers today simply expect more from their communications service providers (CSPs). Instead of buying expensive broad scale offerings, customers want CSPs to propose services, devices, plans and pricing that best meet their unique lifestyle or business needs....
May 14, 2019 08:00 am ET
Rising Star in Digital Telco Market Calls on Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia's first fully digital telco, Circles.Life is working with Oracle to give power back to the customers and lead innovation in the digital industry. Oracle's monetization engine empowers Circles.Life's customers with the freedom to control their telco needs and customize their plans directly on the Circles.Life app....
May 14, 2019 05:00 am ET
Western Global Grows Over 200 Percent Globally with NetSuite
LONDON, May 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Global, a provider of fuel storage and dispensing solutions, selected and implemented Oracle NetSuite to help support its 220 percent growth over the last five years. With NetSuite, Western Global has been better able to reduce operational complexity, consolidate core supply chain and finance functions after an acquisition, and support its international expansion as it has grown into a global organisation that recently hit the £50 million revenue milestone.  ...
May 08, 2019 08:00 am ET
Retailers Tap Oracle AI to Better Serve Customers
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The competition in retail is fierce and great products alone are no longer enough. Whether shopping online or in person, customers want seamless, personalized shopping experiences. Helping retailers compete by making better use of their data, Oracle continues to weave significant artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning capabilities into its Retail Insights and Science Suite. ...
May 07, 2019 08:00 am ET
Gaming Solutions Provider Doubles-Down on Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Betinvest LTD, an international gaming solutions provider, has bet on Oracle to monetize its innovative i-gaming digital services. With the ability to handle high transaction volumes common in the gaming industry, Oracle Monetization Cloud will enable Betinvest to offer partners a single, agile system for handling their complex business needs while helping ensure compliance with international financial system standards....
May 01, 2019 05:00 pm ET
Growing Cyber Threats Drive Need for Advanced Security Defenses
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The majority of C-Suite executives and policy makers in the United States believe investing in security software, infrastructure and emerging technologies is critical to protecting U.S. data from growing cybersecurity risks, according to a newly released survey. ...
May 01, 2019 11:00 am ET
Oracle Cloud is in Fashion for Global Retailer Gap Inc.
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Following the success of Oracle's Retail Cloud at Intermix, Banana Republic is the latest Gap Inc. brand to go live on the solutions. Banana Republic is a global apparel and accessories brand available online and in over 600 company-operated and franchise retail locations worldwide....
Apr 30, 2019 08:00 am ET
Survey: Sports Fans Call Foul on Long Concession Wait Times at Stadiums
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sports fans have had it with long concession wait times and are willing to pay for more modern conveniences and experiences shows a new global study from Oracle Food and Beverage. Nearly all—94 percent—of respondents noted they buy food and beverages while at sporting events and 58 percent said they would spend even more if they didn't have to wait in lines. Seventy-six percent added that in-seat delivery would improve their stadium experience.   ...
Apr 25, 2019 09:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Apple Inc., eBay Inc., Oracle Corp., Snap Inc., and Texas Instruments Inc.
NEW YORK, April 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AAPL, EBAY, ORCL, SNAP, and TXN....
Apr 24, 2019 08:00 am ET
University of California San Diego to Streamline Finance with Oracle ERP Cloud
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of California San Diego, one of the country's top research institutions, is replacing its legacy financial management system with Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud. Oracle ERP Cloud will enable UC San Diego to increase overall productivity and bolster decision making with real-time business insights and easily incorporate emerging technologies going forward....
Apr 23, 2019 08:00 am ET
62 Percent of Restaurants Feel Unprepared for a Mobile Future
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent survey of food and beverage leaders highlights that while a large percentage feel confident in their restaurant's current use of mobile technology, only 48 percent feel prepared to capitalize on future innovations. Sixty-two percent of respondents expressed doubts over their ability to keep up with the speed of mobile technology changes. And more than half (59 percent) agreed that their company faces the threat of disruption from their more mobile-enabled competitors....
Apr 23, 2019 08:00 am ET
Mobile Is Key to Boosting Guest Experiences Say Hoteliers
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A whopping 91 percent of hotel executives surveyed said mobile technologies are critical to improving guest experience and cultivating loyalty. But only 69 percent were confident in their organization's ability to adopt and deliver those mobile experiences....
Apr 17, 2019 08:00 am ET
Westchester Community College Uses Oracle Cloud to Modernize Education Experience
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Westchester Community College is implementing Oracle Student Cloud solutions to support its goal of providing accessible, high-quality and affordable education to its diverse community. The two-year public college is affiliated with the State University of New York, the nation's largest comprehensive public university system. ...
Apr 10, 2019 08:00 am ET
Butler Students Tap Oracle Cloud to Make Responsible Financial Aid Choices
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Student debt continues to be a massive issue for American students who collectively owe an estimated $1.5T in loans. Navigating cost and financial aid is a crucial step in a complex process toward student attainment of higher education. Butler University wants to increase student success through a more efficient process and sound fiscal decisions. Deploying Oracle Student Financial Planning, part of Oracle Student Cloud, the university will be able to guide students towards more responsible borrowing and course-planning that will keep th...
Apr 10, 2019 08:00 am ET
CoreDial Calls on Oracle to Bolster IP Network Quality and Reliability
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CoreDial, LLC, a leading provider of cloud communications and UCaaS services, has selected Oracle Communications to help the company deliver high-quality, reliable services. Today, more than 800 channel partners rely on CoreDial to deliver services to 26,000 businesses in the United States. ...
Apr 10, 2019 08:00 am ET
Cruise Lines Serve Up Better Dining Experiences with Oracle
MIAMI BEACH, Fla., April 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SEATRADE CONFERENCE -- Food and drinks are a central part of any cruise experience with travelers expecting a wide variety of unique menus around the clock. For cruise ships, the stakes are high to deliver seamless experiences with unmatched service. With Oracle Hospitality solutions, cruise ships have the agility and tools to offer passengers their favorite foods and beverages from anywhere on the ship, at any time during their shipboard holiday. ...
Apr 09, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Enables Utilities to Embrace a Customer-Centric Future
PHOENIX, April 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CS WEEK -- The utility industry is undergoing a massive evolution as utility customers are becoming more active consumers and producers. The explosion of data from a multitude of devices, including meters, IoT sensors, and smart home appliances, require utilities to rethink old business and billing models to meet the demands of this new utility economy. ...
Apr 03, 2019 12:10 pm ET
Nonprofit Turns to NetSuite to Fight Childhood Hunger
LAS VEGAS, April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 -- MANA Nutrition, a nonprofit producer of ready-to-use therapeutic food (RUTF), is using Oracle NetSuite to support its mission to end severe acute malnutrition (SAM) across the globe. With NetSuite, MANA has been able to focus time and resources on the fight to end malnutrition by reducing manufacturing costs, increasing supply chain efficiency and gaining a single view into financial data across its growing organization. ...
Apr 03, 2019 12:05 pm ET
Costume Brand Tips Its Hat to NetSuite
LAS VEGAS, April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 -- elope, Inc., a fun-filled costume company, is using Oracle NetSuite to share its love of laughter and style with the world. With NetSuite, elope has been able to support rapidly growing demand, stay ahead of increasing competition and make more people laugh with its costumes by taking advantage of an integrated business platform to expand into new markets and further personalize the customer experience.  ...
Apr 03, 2019 12:00 pm ET
NetSuite Brainyard Changes the Way the Tech Industry Shares Insights and Knowledge
LAS VEGAS, April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SuiteWorld 2019 -- Oracle NetSuite is launching a new business research and benchmarking service that changes the way the technology industry shares insights and knowledge. Unlike expensive services provided by research firms or traditional vendor models that are built on proprietary data, NetSuite Brainyard is a free resource that gives everyone across the technology ecosystem equal access to the research, data and practical advice needed to grow and run a business. Brainyard is available today at NetSuite.com/Brainyard. ...
Apr 03, 2019 09:00 am ET
Pet Food Delivery Pioneer Grows 50 Percent Year-On-Year with NetSuite
LAS VEGAS, April 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD19 -- PetShop.co.uk, the subscription-based pet supply store, has grown from a family-run business to one of the largest online pet shops in the UK with NetSuite. With NetSuite, PetShop.co.uk has been able to scale its critical business systems as it has rapidly grown in the UK, diversifying its services to include new subscription-based models and expanding internationally into France, Germany, Spain, Portugal and the Nordic region. ...
Apr 02, 2019 12:57 pm ET
NetSuite Helps Organizations Grow Beyond Expectations
LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 --To help organizations across industries gain the visibility, control and agility required to accelerate growth, Oracle NetSuite today announced a series of new innovations within the NetSuite solution, including new industry cloud solutions. ...
Apr 02, 2019 12:52 pm ET
American Cancer Society Expands its Mission for a Cancer-Free World
LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 -- The American Cancer Society, a global leader in the fight against cancer, recently launched NetSuite to run its core financial processes so it can focus valuable time and resources on its mission to free the world of cancer. With NetSuite, the American Cancer Society is looking to take advantage of an integrated business platform to support its growth and streamline the management of multiple programs and fundraising efforts across its 900 U.S. offices. ...
Apr 02, 2019 12:09 pm ET
Groundbreaking Comedy Club Puts NetSuite Center Stage
LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 -- Groundbreaking comedy theater and improvisation club The Second City is using Oracle NetSuite to bring the power of comedy to the world. With NetSuite, The Second City has been able to take advantage of an integrated business platform to support its rapid growth and the addition of new comedy and improvisation services, which include new theaters, program offerings and an expanded training center. ...
Apr 02, 2019 12:06 pm ET
NetSuite Helps Customers Simplify Global Trade
LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 -- Oracle NetSuite today announced a series of new innovations to help organizations across the world achieve the visibility and control needed to navigate change and accelerate growth. The latest innovations within the NetSuite solution include new global financial management capabilities that streamline currency and trade management and localizations to support customers in some of the world's largest economies, including China, France, Germany, India, Japan, Mexico, Singapore and the UK.  ...
Apr 02, 2019 12:03 pm ET
NetSuite Perfects Planning for Organizations Across Industries
LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 – To give customers instant visibility into performance and facilitate real-time decision making, Oracle NetSuite today announced a new planning and budgeting cloud service that is integrated within NetSuite. The new SuiteSuccess for Planning and Budgeting Cloud Services are industry cloud solutions that enable organizations of any size to implement a world-class planning and budgeting solution that tracks performance against real-time planning and is tailored to their distinct industry requirements in as little as 30 days.  ...
Apr 02, 2019 12:00 pm ET
Bronto Enables Faster, Smarter Marketing
LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 -- Oracle Bronto, part of the Oracle NetSuite Global Business Unit, today announced a series of innovations to the Bronto Marketing Platform to help marketers save time and deliver better brand experiences. The latest updates help marketers deliver more relevant and consistent brand experiences by providing increased visibility into commerce data, improving campaign ROI measurement, optimizing email delivery, accelerating ecommerce platform integrations and enabling faster product enablement. The first 1,000 NetSuite customers to purch...
Apr 02, 2019 09:00 am ET
The Prada Group Adopts Oracle Cloud Solutions to Support Operational Efficiency and Effectiveness
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. and MILAN, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Prada Group today announced a collaboration with Oracle to adopt a suite of Oracle advanced technological solutions that will support efficiency throughout all of Prada Group's core retail processes. They will also help the company analyze historical data and current market demands across its global retail network of 634 stores, better-informing business decisions and providing a unique customer experience.   ...
Apr 01, 2019 12:00 pm ET
New NetSuite Partner Initiative Meets Global Demand for Cloud ERP
LAS VEGAS, April 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SUITEWORLD 2019 -- To meet growing customer demand for cloud ERP systems that has seen strong growth for Oracle NetSuite in the last year, NetSuite today announced SuiteLife, a new partner engagement initiative. SuiteLife represents the largest investment NetSuite has ever made in its partner ecosystem and encompasses a number of the NetSuite Partner Programs, which include more than 550 partners in 85 countries. With SuiteLife, new partners will be able to start selling and delivering NetSuite to customers in only 90 days, while existing partners wil...
Apr 01, 2019 07:50 am ET
Research Report Identifies Oracle, Realty Income, Stemline Therapeutics, WhiteHorse Finance, EverQuote, and Sanderson Farms with Renewed Outlook — Fundamental Analysis, Calculating Forward Movement
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), Realty Income Corporation (NYSE:O),...
Mar 28, 2019 08:30 am ET
Tru Optik Announces Agreement with Oracle Data Cloud to Make Oracle Audience Data Available to OTT/CTV Advertisers
STAMFORD, Conn., March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Tru Optik, a leading audience intelligence and data-management platform (DMP) across over-the-top (OTT) and connected TV (CTV), today announced an agreement with Oracle Data Cloud to make Oracle's audience data available for OTT/CTV campaigns through Tru Optik's OTT Data Marketplace. Tru Optik is the first DMP focused on the OTT/CTV market to integrate Oracle Data Cloud audiences. ...
Mar 26, 2019 08:00 am ET
Hoteliers Deliver Stellar Guest Experiences with Oracle Innovations
LISBON, Portugal, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE HOSPITALITY CONNECT -- Updates to Oracle Hospitality OPERA Cloud Service continue to redefine how hoteliers engage and serve guests, from the time they make their reservations through to check-out. With a plethora of new innovations, including a completely redesigned user interface and deeper customer insights, OPERA Cloud Service enables hotel personnel to focus on better connecting with guests and delivering personalized experiences to keep them coming back.  ...
Mar 25, 2019 10:53 am ET
S&P 500 Q4 2018 Buybacks Set 4th Consecutive Quarterly Record at $223 Billion; 2018 Sets Record $806 Billion
NEW YORK, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today that preliminary Q4 2018 S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, set a fourth consecutive record of $223.0 billion. This displaces the previous record of $203.8 billion, set during Q3 2018 and is a 62.8% increase from the $137.0 billion reported for Q4 2017. ...
Mar 21, 2019 08:15 am ET
Oracle Recognizes Supply Chain Innovation at Modern Business Experience
LAS VEGAS, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE -- To highlight the innovative strategies organizations are implementing to modernize their supply chain, Oracle today announced the winners of the Oracle SCM Excellence Awards. The awards recognize Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud customers who have successfully transformed their organization's supply chain strategy and adopted industry best practices. The 2019 winners include ATCO Group, GE Power, Mondelez International and The AMES Companies....
Mar 21, 2019 08:10 am ET
Oracle Recognizes Finance Innovation at Modern Business Experience
LAS VEGAS, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE -- To celebrate organizations and finance leaders using technology to transform their business, Oracle today announced the winners of the Oracle Change Agents of Finance Awards. The awards honor Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud and Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud customers who have implemented innovative cloud solutions to achieve tangible business results and drive growth across their organization. The 2019 winners include: Argo Group, Diversey, GE, Michael Baker International, MedStar H...
Mar 21, 2019 08:05 am ET
Oracle Honors HR Trailblazers at Annual Awards Gala
LAS VEGAS, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE -- To celebrate standout HR professionals who are using technology to transform their business, Oracle today announced the winners of the Oracle HCM Cloud Rubies Award. The awards honor Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud customers who advocate for innovation, prioritize investment in employees, and have a vision to see the potential of tomorrow's human resources possibilities, today. The 2019 winners include: UnitedHealth Group, Hilton Worldwide, Hilton Grand Vacations, Mars Petcare, Grupo Bimbo, AfrAsia Bank, Cobh...
Mar 21, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Applauds Creators of Legendary Customer Experiences
LAS VEGAS, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE -- To celebrate the creators of truly great experiences across the entire customer journey, Oracle today announced the winners of the Markie Awards. The awards showcase Oracle Customer Experience (CX) Cloud customers who have delivered standout customer experiences across marketing, sales, service and commerce. This year's winners include Bonnier News, Samsung Business, Things Remembered, Movember Foundation and the City of Albuquerque, New Mexico....
Mar 21, 2019 06:00 am ET
Maui and Sons Chile Rides the Oracle Wave to Operational Agility
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. and SANTIAGO, Chile, March 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Maui and Sons is one of the best-known surf and skateboard apparel brands in the world, selling in more than 100 countries. When executives at the brand's regional arm, Maui and Sons Chile, ran into obstacles scaling operations in Latin America, they rethought their technology approach. Bringing in Oracle Retail, Maui and Sons Chile established a foundation for future growth by streamlining inventory, adding new sales channels, and more effectively serving the needs of its customers.  ...
Mar 19, 2019 09:00 am ET
Oracle Cloud Helps Drive Efficiency and Innovation for MGM Resorts International
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE — Oracle Cloud Applications will support MGM Resorts International's fast-changing business needs as the entertainment company integrates systems and streamlines operations to drive efficiency and innovation across the enterprise.  ...
Mar 19, 2019 08:40 am ET
Oracle Beefs Up Advanced Support to Help Customers Thrive in the Cloud
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE MODERN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE -- Oracle's new Advanced Customer Success Services concierge program, announced today, was designed to give Oracle Cloud Applications customers the resources they need to achieve the best benefits of cloud computing as quickly as possible....
Mar 19, 2019 08:35 am ET
Nation's Leading Real Estate Brokerage Taps Oracle as it Modernizes Home Buying and Selling
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE -- HomeServices of America, a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and one of the country's premier providers of homeownership services, has selected Oracle Cloud to power the reimagination of the home buying and selling process. With Oracle Cloud, HomeServices is transforming its operating model to enable its affiliated brands to offer a superior customer experience.  ...
Mar 19, 2019 08:30 am ET
Oracle Helps Marketers Make Every Customer Feel Special
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE -- To help marketers create irresistible connected customer experiences, Oracle today unveiled new data-driven features for Oracle Marketing Cloud. The innovations leverage rich behavioral insights from across channels to ensure every customer has a truly personalized experience....
Mar 19, 2019 08:25 am ET
Oracle Expands Slack Partnership with Customer Experience Integrations
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE -- Oracle today announced new integrations with Slack to help sales and customer service professionals improve collaboration and increase productivity. The new integrations between Slack and Oracle Customer Experience (CX) Cloud leverage Slack's platform features to build and support integrations in sales and service applications. ...
Mar 19, 2019 08:20 am ET
Oracle Helps Sales Teams Master the New Science of Sales
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE -- Oracle today unveiled a series of artificial intelligence and data science innovations to help organizations master the new science of sales. The latest Oracle Customer Experience (CX) Cloud innovations enable sales teams to take advantage of data-enriched tools and recommendations to increase sales, improve customer satisfaction and grow customer lifetime value in a world where buyers are more knowledgeable, digitally-savvy and increasingly immune to sales pitches....
Mar 19, 2019 08:15 am ET
Oracle Breaks Down Organizational Silos with Supply Chain Innovations
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE -- To help global organizations create more responsive and efficient supply chains, Oracle today announced a series of new innovations to Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Cloud. The latest updates will enable organizations to reduce costs and stay ahead of ever-changing customer expectations by connecting customer service and field technicians, aligning orders and invoicing with a project and/or organization, and improving orchestration of vendor-managed inventory....
Mar 19, 2019 08:10 am ET
Oracle Empowers HR Teams to Reimagine the Workplace Experience
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE -- To help organizations keep up with the evolving expectations of the global talent economy, Oracle today announced new innovations to Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) Cloud. The latest innovations make work simpler, smarter and more agile by helping organizations create personalized and on-the-go experiences for every user, from candidates and recruiters to HR professionals, managers, and employees....
Mar 19, 2019 08:05 am ET
Oracle Adds AI Smarts to Increase Oracle ERP Cloud's Market Lead
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE MODERN BUSINESS EXPERIENCE -- Oracle has extended the artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities within Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud and Oracle Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) Cloud. The latest machine learning-based innovations include an expense reporting assistant, project management digital assistant, advanced financial controls and project-driven supply chain management....
Mar 19, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Adds AI-Sourced and Managed Data to Cloud Applications
LAS VEGAS, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MODERN CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE -- To help organizations realize the potential of AI-powered applications, Oracle DataFox has quickly expanded the reach of its pool of AI-sourced and managed data, extending global coverage by almost 30 percent since being acquired by Oracle. With Oracle DataFox, organizations can ensure that clean, accurate and enriched data powers AI and machine learning capabilities within business applications by taking advantage of a powerful AI data engine to constantly refresh data and identify irregularities....
Mar 19, 2019 07:55 am ET
Oracle Makes Developers More Productive with Latest Java Release
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle today announced the general availability of Java SE 12 (JDK 12), continuing the six-month release cadence that provides enterprises and developers faster access to completed enhancements to the popular programming language. ...
Mar 19, 2019 07:50 am ET
Latest Java SE Release Will Power Spotify
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle today announced that Spotify, the world's largest music streaming service, has selected Oracle's Java SE Subscription in a multi-year agreement for all its Java SE needs. ...
Mar 19, 2019 07:40 am ET
Oracle Fortifies Microsoft Teams for Secure Enterprise Use
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle and Microsoft have joined forces with the certification of Oracle Enterprise Session Border Controllers (E-SBCs) for use with Direct Routing in Microsoft Teams. Teams provides a 4-in-1 experience across chat, meetings, calling with the Office 365 platform. Together the companies are delivering a safe, fully integrated, real-time voice experience for the many Office 365 customers who use Teams to foster collaboration....
Mar 19, 2019 07:30 am ET
Texas Utility Energizes Business with Industry's First Cloud Customer Information System
AUSTIN, Texas, March 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ORACLE UTILITIES EDGE -- To modernize its meter-to-cash operations, City of Lubbock Utilities has selected the cloud-based Oracle Utilities Customer Cloud Service (CCS). By replacing its legacy customer information system (CIS), the utility will be able to deliver the benefits of advanced metering capabilities to customers, reducing complexity and cost.   ...
Mar 18, 2019 08:00 am ET
Oracle Again Cited as a Leader in Data Management Solutions for Analytics
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle today announced it was positioned highest for ability to execute and furthest for completeness of vision in Gartner's 2019 "Magic Quadrant for Data Management Solutions for Analytics" report1. ...
Mar 15, 2019 09:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Aurora Cannabis Inc., Adobe Inc., The Walt Disney Co., Marvell Technology, and Oracle Corp.
NEW YORK, March 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for ACB, ADBE, DIS, MRVL, and ORCL....
Mar 14, 2019 04:02 pm ET
Q3 FY19 GAAP EPS INCREASED TO $0.76 and NON-GAAP EPS UP 8% TO $0.87
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) today announced fiscal 2019 Q3 results. Total Revenues were $9.6 billion, down 1% in USD and up 3% in constant currency compared to Q3 last year. Cloud Services and License Support revenues were $6.7 billion, while Cloud License and On-Premise License revenues were $1.3 billion. Total Cloud Services and License Support plus Cloud License and On-Premise License revenues were $7.9 billion, unchanged in USD and up 3% in constant currency....
Mar 11, 2019 01:10 pm ET
Jamie Loeb, JC Aragone Win 2019 Oracle US Tennis Awards
INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle CEO Mark Hurd, along with tennis Hall-of-Famer Chris Evert, announced today that tennis professionals Jamie Loeb and JC Aragone are the recipients of the third annual Oracle US Tennis Awards. ...
Mar 09, 2019 02:00 pm ET
Jamie Loeb, JC Aragone receive annual Oracle US Tennis Awards
INDIAN WELLS, Calif., March 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle CEO Mark Hurd, along with tennis Hall-of-Famer Chris Evert, announced today that tennis professionals Jamie Loeb and JC Aragone are the recipients of the third annual Oracle US Tennis Awards. ...
Mar 06, 2019 07:30 am ET
Oracle and Marvell Collaborate to Enhance Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Key Management Security
SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) today announced a strategic collaboration with Oracle to deliver secure key storage using the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 Level 3 certified hardware security modules (HSM) for the cryptographic keys that Oracle Cloud Infrastructure customers manage via the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Key Management service....
Mar 06, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Sets the Date for its Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Earnings Announcement
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corporation today announced that its third quarter fiscal year 2019 results will be released on Thursday, March 14th, after the close of the market.  Oracle will host a conference call and live webcast at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time to discuss the financial results.  The live webcast will be available on the Oracle Investor Relations website at www.oracle.com/investor. ...
Mar 05, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Participates in NSF Cloud for Scientific Research Project
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., March 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle is participating in a project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and facilitated by Internet2 to create innovative cloud computing capabilities for science applications and scientific computing research....
Feb 28, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Data Cloud Announces New MRC Accreditation For Moat Analytics
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Data Cloud today announced that the Media Rating Council (MRC) has granted accreditation to Moat Analytics for its ability to detect and filter sophisticated invalid traffic (SIVT), like the ad fraud generated by bot networks, in mobile apps. To earn its MRC accreditation, Moat Analytics successfully completed an audit of its technologies, systems, and processes by independent CPAs engaged by the MRC, and was found by an MRC committee to be compliant with MRC's high standards....
Feb 27, 2019 08:35 am ET
Market Trends Toward New Normal in Microsoft, Western Digital, The Kraft Heinz, Oracle, Liberty Property Trust, and Medtronic — Emerging Consolidated Expectations, Analyst Ratings
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Market Source Research released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), Western Digital Corporation...
Feb 22, 2019 10:50 pm ET
ORACLE CORPORATION INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Oracle Corporation - ORCL
Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL).
Feb 21, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Survey Finds Enterprises Ready for Benefits of 5G
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- While much of the discussion around 5G has centered on consumer devices, enterprises are looking towards the tremendous impact the technology can have on their ability to serve customers and the bottom line. Not only are most companies (97 percent) aware of the benefits of 5G, but 95 percent are already strategically planning how they will take advantage of this next generation of wireless connectivity to power core business initiatives from new services, to IoT and smart ecosystems. ...
Feb 20, 2019 07:00 am ET
Business-Critical Cloud Adoption Growing yet Security Gaps Persist, Report Says
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. and NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies continue to move business critical workloads and their most sensitive data to the cloud, yet security challenges remain, according to the second annual Oracle and KPMG Cloud Threat Report 2019 released today. The report found that 72 percent of respondents feel the public cloud is more secure than what they can deliver in their own data center and are moving data to the cloud, but visibility gaps remain that can make it hard for businesses to understand where and how their critical data is handled in the cloud. ...
Feb 20, 2019 06:00 am ET
Oracle Exposes "DrainerBot" Mobile Ad Fraud Operation
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle today announced the discovery of and mitigation steps for "DrainerBot," a major mobile ad fraud operation distributed through millions of downloads of infected consumer apps. Infected apps can consume more than 10GB of data per month downloading hidden and unseen video ads, potentially costing each device owner a hundred dollars per year or more in data overage charges....
Feb 14, 2019 07:00 am ET
Korea Telecom Connects With Oracle for New 5G Business Services
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Korea Telecom has selected Oracle Communications for the 5G Policy Control Function (PCF) in the buildout of its 5G network and to enable new Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) offerings for businesses. An early adopter of 5G, Korea Telecom is known for innovation and selected Oracle for its overall 5G readiness, product maturity and competitive strengths, including its agile and feature-rich 5G PCF solution. ...
Feb 12, 2019 07:05 am ET
Oracle Accelerates Adoption of Enterprise Blockchain Worldwide
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Businesses around the world have already reaped the benefits of blockchain applications built on Oracle Blockchain Platform. Companies using Oracle's business-ready blockchain have been able to move from experimentation to production by creating new blockchain applications from scratch or adding blockchain functionality to an existing solution. To support its customers, Oracle has added new features to the platform that help users speed up the development, integration, and deployment of new blockchain applications....
Feb 11, 2019 07:00 am ET
TaylorMade Golf Tees Off with Oracle Autonomous Database
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- TaylorMade Golf, in its quest for growth after divesting from Adidas, is turning to Oracle Autonomous Database to underpin its cloud modernization strategy and drive innovation. A key benefit of the new Oracle Database is that it automates the day-to-day database operations and tuning, freeing TaylorMade to focus on making the world's best golf equipment....
Feb 08, 2019 09:50 pm ET
ORACLE CORPORATION INVESTIGATION INITIATED BY FORMER LOUISIANA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Oracle Corporation - ORCL
NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC ("KSF"), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL).  ...
Feb 05, 2019 07:00 am ET
Retailers Turn to Latest Oracle Demand Forecasting Service to Optimize Inventory
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Retailers can now improve inventory management through a single view of demand throughout their entire product lifecycle with the next generation Oracle Retail Demand Forecasting (RDF) Cloud Service. With built-in machine learning, artificial intelligence and decision science, the offering enables retailers to gain pervasive value across retail processes, allowing for optimal planning strategies, decreased operational costs, and enhanced customer satisfaction. In addition, modern, intuitive dashboards improve operational agility and workfl...
Feb 05, 2019 07:00 am ET
Utilities Can Now Manage Diverse, Distributed Energy Resources with Oracle
NEW ORLEANS, Feb. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- DISTRIBUTECH – Energy distribution is no longer a linear equation. As new energy and data sources continue to grow, utilities must take a more holistic approach to better understand and manage resources and engage increasingly active customers at the edge of the grid. The expanded Oracle Utilities Network Management System (NMS) addresses this market need with a new Distributed Energy Resource Management (DERM) module that enables utilities to monitor situations in real-time and proactively optimize their broader network in concert with this explosio...
Feb 04, 2019 08:25 pm ET
Global Study: 99% of Australian Consumers Don't Want to Talk to a Robot When Shopping
SYDNEY, Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Australians do not want to speak with robots while shopping in-store or online according to a new study conducted by Oracle NetSuite in partnership with Wakefield Research and The Retail Doctor, a retail consulting firm created by expert consultant and business mentor Bob Phibbs. The global study of 1,200 consumers and 400 retail executives across the U.S., U.K. and Australia found a huge disconnect between shopper demands and what retailers deliver in areas spanning the overall retail environment, social media, personalisation and the use of advanced tec...
Feb 04, 2019 08:20 pm ET
NetSuite announces new industry cloud solutions to help ANZ organisations grow
SYDNEY, Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle NetSuite today announced a series of new innovations to help ANZ organisations gain the visibility and control needed to navigate change and accelerate growth. The latest innovations within the NetSuite platform include new SuiteSuccess industry cloud solutions and financial management capabilities that are designed to help organisations in ANZ drive growth, reduce costs and quickly and easily achieve the benefits of cloud computing. More than 16,000 global customers already use NetSuite....
Feb 04, 2019 08:15 pm ET
Youfoodz implements NetSuite to make healthy eating easy
SYDNEY, Feb. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Youfoodz, one of Australia's fastest-growing organisations, has implemented Oracle NetSuite to support the rapid growth of its award-winning fresh food delivery service. With NetSuite, Youfoodz has been able to increase visibility and control across every part of its growing business by taking advantage of a unified and flexible platform to optimize supply chain and financial processes. This has enabled Youfoodz to maintain its commitment to high standards of quality and satisfaction while managing increasing demand for its healthy meals, snacks and drink...
Jan 29, 2019 08:00 am ET
Study: HR and Finance Say Short-Termism and Culture Clashes Are Biggest Barriers to Collaboration
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A short-term mindset and entrenched cultural habits are the biggest barriers to collaboration between HR and finance teams according to a new study from Oracle. The study of 1,510 HR, finance and business professionals found that in order to successfully unlock the value from data and help their organizations adapt to the changing nature of the global talent market, HR teams need to rethink analytics technology, skills and processes to improve collaboration with finance and drive a competitive advantage. ...
Jan 29, 2019 07:00 am ET
MINA Group Continues to Redefine the Dining Experience with Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The MINA Group is continually testing the boundaries of restaurants and opportunities to transform the fine dining experience, bringing new flavors to customers across the world. No better example of this philosophy is the group's innovative The Street Food Hall concept in Waikiki, Hawaii. Powered by the Oracle Food and Beverage Simphony restaurant management platform and Oracle MICROS 600 series point-of-sale devices, the hall brings together 10 globally-inspired food stations, enabling visitors to taste multiple cuisines in a casual, fe...
Jan 29, 2019 07:00 am ET
New Oracle Utilities Opower Cloud Service Enables Utilities to Engage Customers at the Grid Edge
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- As emerging energy sources – such as solar – compel customers to become more active participants in the grid, their energy management needs are getting more complex. Oracle is equipping utilities to serve as trusted advisors to these increasingly active customers with its new Oracle Utilities Opower Distributed Energy Resources Customer Engagement Cloud Service. ...
Jan 29, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle ERP Cloud Recognized as the Only Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant Report
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle (NYSE: ORCL) today announced Oracle ERP Cloud has been named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Cloud ERP for Product-Centric Midsize Enterprises research report. Out of 14 products evaluated, Oracle ERP Cloud is listed as the only Leader in the Gartner analysis. A complimentary copy of the report is available here....
Jan 29, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Utilities Opower Innovations Help Utilities Connect with Every Customer
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Oracle Utilities Opower customer engagement platform now includes four entirely new experiences and over 100 innovations for utilities to connect with every residential customer. These enhancements deliver measurable results at scale: cost-effective energy savings, satisfied customers, lower service costs, new revenue streams, and more connected homes....
Jan 25, 2019 10:50 pm ET
ORACLE CORPORATION INVESTIGATION INITIATED by Former Louisiana Attorney General: Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates the Officers and Directors of Oracle Corporation - ORCL
Former Attorney General of Louisiana, Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq., a partner at the law firm of Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC (“KSF”), announces that KSF has commenced an investigation into Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL).
Jan 24, 2019 04:24 pm ET
Oracle Comments on Google's Petition for Review by the Supreme Court
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle releases the following statement on Google's Petition for Review by the Supreme Court: "Google's petition for certiorari presents a rehash of arguments that have already been thoughtfully and thoroughly discredited. The fabricated concern about innovation hides Google's true concern: that it be allowed the unfettered ability to copy the original and valuable work of others as a matter of its own convenience and for substantial financial gain. This is not, and has never been, a valid justification for copying. Further, the purported...
Jan 24, 2019 07:00 am ET
Café Anatolia Expands to New Locations with Oracle Cloud
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Café Anatolia, a New Zealand company specializing in Turkish cuisine sourced from fresh, locally grown produce, meat and poultry, has chosen Oracle to expand to new locations. With Oracle Food and Beverage Simphony Cloud, Café Anatolia has the technology platform it needs to easily scale and adapt to evolving business needs, gain clear visibility into operations across all sites and channels, and increase speed of service to its valued diners.   ...
Jan 23, 2019 12:55 pm ET
Oracle Statement
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- "This meritless lawsuit is based on false allegations and a seriously flawed process within the OFCCP that relies on cherry picked statistics rather than reality.   We fiercely disagree with the spurious claims and will continue in the process to prove them false. We are in compliance with our regulatory obligations, committed to equality, and proud of our employees."  -- Oracle Executive Vice President and General Counsel Dorian Daley...
Jan 23, 2019 09:05 am ET
MRP And Oracle Marketing Cloud Work Together To Advance Account-Based Marketing
PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MRP, a leading global provider of AI-powered customer acquisition software and services, today announced its collaboration with Oracle Marketing Cloud to empower email marketing as an integral, orchestrated component of its account-based marketing (ABM) programs....
Jan 23, 2019 03:00 am ET
Furniture Start-up MYCS Relies on Oracle NetSuite for Expanding Business Abroad
MUNICH, Jan. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MYCS, a Berlin-based start-up for customizable furniture, has quickly and easily expanded its business to France, Switzerland and the UK. Oracle NetSuite has enabled MYCS to take advantage of the cloud to gain a single view into key business metrics across its entire operations, streamline business processes and rapidly set up local operations in new markets....
Jan 17, 2019 10:30 am ET
Oracle Expands Cloud Business with Next-Gen Data Center in Canada
New Toronto data center supports growing customer and partner demand for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure...
Jan 17, 2019 03:00 am ET
Study: 89 Percent of Finance Teams Yet to Embrace Artificial Intelligence
LONDON, Jan. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle OpenWorld -- Finance teams lack the digital skillset to embrace the latest advancements in artificial intelligence, causing a negative impact on revenue growth, according to a new study from the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (the Association) and Oracle (NYSE: ORCL). The study of more than 700 global finance leaders found that despite a clear correlation between the deployments of AI and revenue growth, 89 percent of organizations have not deployed AI in the finance function and only 10 percent of finance teams be...
Jan 15, 2019 07:00 am ET
JOANN Stores Tailor Better Customer Experiences with Oracle
NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- National Retail Federation -- JOANN Stores, one of the nation's largest craft and fabric specialty retailer, has chosen Oracle to help create a modern experience with a 360-degree view of customer engagement. With Oracle, JOANN can better understand and engage customers across its omnichannel footprint, including leading web and mobile properties and more than 865 physical stores across the United States. Leveraging embedded data science and analytics, JOANN can create more personalized, targeted offers that generate demand across key market segments. ...
Jan 15, 2019 07:00 am ET
New Study: Hey Alexa, 95% of Consumers Don't Want to Talk to a Robot When Shopping
NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- NRF 2019 -- People do not want to speak with robots while shopping in-store or online according to a new study conducted by Oracle NetSuite in partnership with Wakefield Research and The Retail Doctor, a retail consulting firm created by expert consultant and business mentor Bob Phibbs. The global study of 1,200 consumers and 400 retail executives across the U.S., U.K. and Australia found a huge disconnect between shopper demands and what retailers deliver in areas spanning the overall retail environment, social media, personalization and the use of ad...
Jan 14, 2019 07:03 am ET
UK Retailer Matalan Selects Oracle to Map Inventory Against Consumer Demand
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading clothing and homewares retailer Matalan has chosen Oracle to help maximize its data insights and improve inventory availability and customer service. Matalan's dynamic growth, planned expansions, and evolving consumer demands across an omnichannel environment drove the need for an integrated planning solution that could provide a single source of truth for its business. With Oracle Retail Cloud solutions Matalan will be able to accurately map inventory assortments against consumer preferences and seasonal trends across 225 stores ...
Jan 14, 2019 07:01 am ET
Grupo Nazan Drives Seamless Shopping Experiences with Oracle Retail
NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- National Retail Federation -- Creating a seamless customer experience across channels, Grupo Nazan has embarked on a digital transformation initiative with Oracle. Grupo Nazan sells footwear brands Impuls, Destroyer, and Playa Mayoreo through 100 stores and wholesale channels in Mexico. With a business that was historically driven by catalog, the company recognized an opportunity to expand digitally and physically with the adoption of a modern retail platform. With Oracle, Grupo Nazan will be able to better reach customers on the channel of their choic...
Jan 14, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle and One Door Collaborate to Deliver Compelling In-Store Retail Experiences
NEW YORK, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- National Retail Federation Retail's Big Show -- Oracle Retail and One Door™, a leading provider of cloud-based visual merchandising software, today announced they are collaborating to help retailers improve their in-store merchandising. By integrating the artificial-intelligence infused Oracle Retail Assortment Optimization Cloud Service and One Door Merchandising Cloud, retailers will be able to easily optimize store layouts and assortments, then automatically convert them into interactive, store-specific plans. With this new end-to-end capability, me...
Jan 13, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Retail Omnichannel Suite Innovations Power New Consumer Experiences
NEW YORK, Jan. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- National Retail Federation -- Oracle Retail continues its momentum in enabling digital transformation in the retail community with the launch of Oracle Retail Xstore Office Cloud Service. The service centralizes all back-office elements of store operations, eliminating the need for data center investment, providing a faster implementation timeline and creating a more responsive business model attuned to shifts in consumer preferences. With Oracle Retail Xstore Office Cloud Service, retailers can continue to take advantage of cloud solutions while maint...
Jan 11, 2019 07:00 am ET
Laura Ashley Customizes Online Retail Experiences Globally with Oracle Commerce Cloud
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Laura Ashley, an international lifestyle retailer, has selected Oracle Commerce Cloud to support its growing global online business. With Oracle Commerce Cloud, Laura Ashley is able to create seamless, integrated customer experiences across traditional and digital channels and enhance inventory management to meet growing demand for custom, one-of-a-kind goods online. ...
Jan 10, 2019 01:00 pm ET
San Francisco Giants and Oracle Announce "Oracle Park"
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The San Francisco Giants and Oracle today announced they have signed a 20-year partnership providing Oracle with the naming rights to the ballpark through 2038.  Beginning today, AT&T Park will be named Oracle Park. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. ...
Jan 10, 2019 07:00 am ET
Things Remembered Personalizes Customer Experience with Oracle Commerce Cloud
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Things Remembered, the leading North American retailer of personalized merchandise and experiences, has selected Oracle Commerce Cloud to deliver a seamless customer experience online and in-store. With Oracle Commerce Cloud, Things Remembered has been able to take advantage of the cloud to deliver an improved omnichannel experience with the ability to scale in preparation for the Holiday season last year. ...
Jan 09, 2019 07:00 am ET
Oracle Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape on Point-of-Sale Software for Quick-Service Restaurants
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle has been named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Point-of-Sale Software in Quick-Service Restaurants 2018 Vendor Assessment (doc #US42408917, December 2018). The IDC MarketScape evaluated POS software vendors with a specific focus on their commitment to delivering advanced and omni-channel POS services and capabilities. In addition to being named a leader, Oracle's deep well of domain knowledge, technology and architecture expertise, investments in R&D and the fresh energy from the newly created Oracle Food and Beverage...
Jan 08, 2019 07:00 am ET
Bata Improves Planning and Process Efficiency to Enhance Customer Experience with Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Footwear Retailer Bata has deployed Oracle Retail technology to improve planning and supply chain efficiency while enhancing the customer experience in stores. With this technology investment, Bata will be able to modernize its supply chain, reduce markdowns and unnecessary inventory investment, and improve margin potential. ...
Jan 07, 2019 07:00 am ET
Global Footwear Retailer CCC Group Taps Oracle to Boost Profitability
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Polish Footwear Retailer CCC Group is propelling its digital transformation with retail technology from Oracle. CCC Group is one of the fastest growing omnichannel footwear retailers in Europe, selling over 50 million pairs of shoes annually in 1200 stores and across 23 countries online. With a business that is quickly scaling, CCC recognized the need to optimize margins and minimize unnecessary markdowns on an inventory spanning 45,000 products. Using Oracle Retail Merchandising and Planning and Optimization solutions, the company is able...
Dec 20, 2018 07:00 am ET
Oracle Data Cloud Launches Yield Intelligence to Help Publishers Better Monetize Inventory with Brand Safety, Fraud and Viewability Controls
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Data Cloud today announced Moat Yield Intelligence, a new feature of Oracle's Moat Analytics helping publishers ensure their advertising campaigns are viewable, avoid invalid traffic, and are delivered in a brand safe environment. Moat Yield Intelligence capabilities have been extensively tested through early implementation with key publishers, including Bloomberg Media Group, Bonnier Corp., and Vox Media. Using this new functionality, publishers have been able to protect media spend by reducing waste, optimizing yield, and gaining g...
Dec 20, 2018 01:00 am ET
Leading Middle Eastern retail distributor selects Oracle NetSuite for global expansion
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Denaster General Trading LLC, a United Arab Emirates (UAE)-based retail distributor that helps international brands such as Bang & Olufsen, Parrot and Nokia reach consumers across the Middle East, has chosen Oracle NetSuite to support its international expansion into India and the UK. With NetSuite, Denaster will be able to take advantage of the cloud to gain a single view into key business metrics across its entire operations and quickly and easily set up local operations in new markets. ...
Dec 18, 2018 10:00 am ET
S&P 500 Q3 2018 Buybacks Surpass $200 Billion Mark for the First Time Ever
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- S&P Dow Jones Indices ("S&P DJI") announced today that preliminary Q3 2018 S&P 500® stock buybacks, or share repurchases, surpassed the $200 billion mark for the first time to set a record $203.8 billion. This is the third consecutive record, displacing the prior quarterly record of $190.6 billion, set during Q2 2018 and a 57.7% increase from the $129.2 billion reported for Q3 2017. For the first three quarters of 2018, buybacks are up 52.6% to $583.4 billion from the prior year's $382.4 billion, and stand 1% away from the annual re...
Dec 18, 2018 08:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on American Express Corp., Cisco Systems, Johnson & Johnson, NVIDIA Corp., and Oracle Corp.
NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for AXP, CSCO, JNJ, NVDA, and ORCL....
Dec 18, 2018 07:00 am ET
Pharma Companies Can Cut Clinical Trial Randomization Set Up 89 Percent with Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The complexity of clinical research and development has increased exponentially, putting a strain on outdated systems used to support the business processes required to conduct a clinical trial. To alleviate these complexities, Oracle Health Sciences recently launched Clinical One Randomization and Supplies Management Cloud Service (ORS), which reduces the time required for study set up from nearly two months to just a few days. Since its introduction, more than one thousand patients have already been screened, and 78 percent of them rand...
Dec 18, 2018 07:00 am ET
VITAS Healthcare Selects Oracle Cloud Applications to Optimize Its Workforce Management Systems
REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Dec. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- VITAS Healthcare, a leading provider of end-of-life care in the US, has selected Oracle Cloud Applications to streamline core business and finance functions, anticipate and respond to frequently changing workforce needs, and support career success for nearly 12,000 VITAS employees. ...
Dec 11, 2018 10:00 am ET
Oracle Arms Developers with the Most Comprehensive Cloud Native Framework
SEATTLE, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- KubeCon – Oracle today announced the Oracle Cloud Native Framework, providing developers a cloud native solution that spans public cloud, on premises and hybrid cloud deployments. Capitalizing on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and the recently announced Oracle Linux Cloud Native Environment, the Oracle Cloud Native Framework introduces a rich set of cloud native managed services and on-premises software. The Oracle Cloud Native Framework also introduces Oracle Functions, a new breakthrough serverless cloud service based on the open source Fn Project....
Dec 07, 2018 08:31 am ET
Option-trading opportunities on Citigroup, Cisco Systems, Marvell Technology, Oracle Corporation, and Wells Fargo & Co.
NEW YORK, Dec. 7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- InvestorsObserver issues critical PriceWatch Alerts for C, CSCO, MRVL, ORCL, and WFC....
Dec 06, 2018 03:01 pm ET
Oracle Sets the Date for its Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Earnings Announcement
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Dec. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle Corporation today announced that its second quarter fiscal year 2019 results will be released on Monday, December 17th, after the close of the market.  Oracle will host a conference call and live webcast at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Time to discuss the financial results.  The live webcast will be available on the Oracle Investor Relations website at www.oracle.com/investor.  ...
Dec 06, 2018 07:40 am ET
New Research: Key Drivers of Growth for Oracle, Gladstone Investment, Apogee Enterprises, CDK Global, Potbelly, and Maximus — Factors of Influence, Major Initiatives and Sustained Production
In new independent research reports released early this morning, Fundamental Markets released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders, and shareholders of Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), Gladstone Investment Corporation...
Nov 29, 2018 07:00 am ET
Next Generation Restauranteurs Serve Up Stellar Experiences with Oracle
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Caractère, the first restaurant from husband and wife team Emily Roux and Diego Ferrari, has debuted with the support of Oracle Food and Beverage technology. Based in one of London's most fashionable neighborhood's, Notting Hill, Caractere serves up contemporary Italian cuisine, with French culinary inspiration. To ensure the experience is as memorable as the food, Caractère is using a combination of the Simphony Cloud Point of Sale Platform, the Oracle MICROS workstation 6 family and the Compact Workstation 310....