Ten fun facts about Oracle
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Oracle is adept at database management systems and today is third biggest software creator on the planet.
The company’s headquarters are located in Redwood City, California with Jeff Henley as the Chairman and Larry Ellison as the Chief Executive Officer.
Larry Ellison, the CEO of Oracle is deemed as world’s most highly paid chief executive officer.
Oracle made the successful acquisition of Sun Microsystems in the year 2010. The deal was for around $7 billion, making Oracle a software as well as hardware company.Fact 5
Popular Oracle slogans include ‘Hardware and Software, Engineered to Work Together’ and ‘The Information Company’.Fact 6
The company’s main competitors and rivals are IBM and Microsoft.Fact 7
Oracle is known to be a sponsor to the golden State Warriors and this is a ten year long deal. The Oakland Arena is to be renamed as the Oracle Arena as part of it.Fact 8
Oracle released 10g Express Edition (XE) in the year 2005 which was its first completely free database.Fact 9
Oracle was successful in the beginning of its career itself as it made use of the C programming language with its products.Fact 10
Today it is known as the Oracle Corporation, and in 1995 before the name change it was called the Oracle Systems Corporation. Go to more business facts ❯
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