Oracle Corporation Posts

Oracle Corporation acquires BlueKai

BlueKai Logo
Oracle Corporation said today that they are acquiring online data management company BlueKai. BlueKai is known for collecting and analyzing online ad data to help advertisers personalize online and offline marketing campaigns. 

Continue reading →

Oracle acquires software-defined networking company Corente

Oracle Logo
Oracle Corporation has acquired Corente. Corente offers software-defined networking applications for networks. Corente will help customers deploy cloud applications efficiently and provision private networks. Corente’s primary product is their cloud services exchange, which can distribute applications over any network. The terms of the deal were undisclosed.
[Source: ZDnet]

Oracle Corporation (ORCL) is acquiring cloud marketing company Responsys for $1.5 billion

Responsys Logo
Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has announced that they are acquiring cloud marketing company Responsys for $1.5 billion. The acquisition is for $27 per share, which is a 38% premium of Responsys’ closing price on Thursday. Responsys went public in 2011 at $12 per share. Oracle will be combining the Responsys with another recent acquisition, Eloqua. Oracle acquired Eloqua a year ago for $871 million. Below is the release of the acquisition:

Continue reading →

Google, Oracle, Red Hat To Help On Healthcare.gov Website

Healthcare.gov
Google, Red Hat, Oracle, and several other technology companies are providing dozens of computer engineers and programmers to help the Obama administration fix the Healthcare.gov website.  Healthcare.gov is a health-insurance exchange website.
Continue reading →

Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Acquires Order Automation Company BigMachines

BigMachines Logo
Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has acquired a company called BigMachines for an undisclosed amount.  BigMachines is a cloud-based pricing, quoting, and configuration software that helps automates the sales process using guided selling, pricing, and workflow approval processes.  The data compiled on BigMachines’ software can be accessed on any device.

Continue reading →

Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Acquires Compendium

Screen Shot 2013-10-17 at 5.14.16 PM
Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) has acquired an Indianapolis-based online marketing firm called Compendium.  The financial details were undisclosed.  Oracle was impressed with Compendium’s ability to allow companies plan, publish, and performance monitor content.

Continue reading →

Oracle Launches 10 New Cloud Services At OpenWorld

Oracle Logo
Oracle Corporation has announced several new products and services at their OpenWorld conference.  While Larry Ellison (Oracle CEO) was watching America’s Cup, a popular sailing competition sponsored by Oracle, the company announced that they added 10 cloud services to their portfolio.  Larry Ellison skipped the quarterly earnings conference call last week to watch America’s Cup also.  The Oracle Team USA sailboat won their 7th consecutive race against New Zealand recently as well.  Earlier this month, Oracle Team USA broke some rules in the competition and received several penalties.
Continue reading →

Oracle Corporation Drops Larry Ellison’s Pay Package By 18%

Oracle Logo
Oracle Corporation has dropped Larry Ellison’s pay package by 18% in fiscal 2013 to $78.4 million.  This is because Oracle missed their internal financial targets and he declined his annual cash bonus of $1.2 million.  Ellison is one of the highest-paid executives in the country and his personal wealth is pegged at $41 billion.
Continue reading →