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Oracle Corporation acquires Front Porch Digital

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Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has announced that it acquired Front Porch Digital. Front Porch Digital is a digital asset management solutions company for TV and large-scale media companies. There are hundreds of media businesses that use Front Porch Digital, including A&E, BBC, Discovery Communications, and NASCAR. Government agencies like The Library of Congress and Voice of America also work with Front Porch Digital. Front Porch Digital is also used for medical imaging and real-time video security monitoring. The terms of the deal were undisclosed.


Oracle Corporation (ORCL) acquires TOA Technologies

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Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has acquired TOA Technologies, a software company that focuses on field services. TOA’s software enables companies to monitor the flow of field service requests and schedule service appointments. The terms of the deal were undisclosed.

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Oracle Corporation (ORCL) acquires Micros Systems for $5.3 million

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has agreed to buy Micros Systems in its largest acquisition since 2010. This deal is valued at around $5.3 billion. Oracle is offering $68 per share for Micros, which is known for selling software that is used by retailers and hospitality companies.
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Oracle Corporation (ORCL) acquires screen-sharing company LiveLOOK

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On Friday, Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) acquired LiveLOOK, which is a collaboration and screen-sharing technology company. LiveLOOK is a co-browing technology company that is used to resolve customer issues through the web and mobile channels. Oracle has added that it has 100 customers using LiveLOOK already since it was integrated into its service cloud. As a result, Oracle will have less customer call handling time and costs. LiveLOOK will be integrated directly into its cloud computing technologies. Some of LiveLOOK’s customers include Capital One, Match.com, and Accenture.

Report: Oracle Corporation (ORCL) near deal to acquire MICROS Systems, Inc. (MCRS) for over $5 billion

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Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) is reportedly near a deal to acquire MICROS Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MCRS) for more than $5 billion, according to sources with Bloomberg.
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Oracle Corporation (ORCL) joins OpenDaylight

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Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has announced that it is joining open source software-defined networking (SDN) initiative OpenDaylight as a silver member.
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Proteus raises $120 million in funding

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Proteus is a company that creates ingestible health sensors, which has raised $120 million in funding, according to The Information. It is unknown who the new investors are, but we know that Oracle and Novartis were previous investors in the company. The sensors that Proteus creates are known as Helius, which are made with copper, silicon, and magnesium.

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Oracle Corporation (ORCL) acquires GreenBytes

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Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has acquired desktop software company GreenBytes for an undisclosed sum. GreenBytes’ VDI software is based on ZFS and includes its own deduplication engine with replication and virtualization features.

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