Oracle is one of the world’s leading enterprise software companies. Through a series of high-profile acquisitions and their own development, Oracle has built a sophisticated portfolio of business software applications, which complement the company’s traditional strength in database and infrastructure systems. The company boasts more than 65,000 customers. Oracle offers applications for nearly any industry, any size organization and to address nearly any business challenge. Their core applications include customer relationship management (CRM), enterprise resource planning (ERP), financial management, human capital management, supply chain management and transportation management.
Oracle has roughly a dozen enterprise software product lines. The core ERP lines include Oracle Fusion Applications, Oracle E-Business Suite, PeopleSoft Enterprise and JD Edwards Enterprise One. Oracle Siebel CRM is a leading CRM suite. Oracle acquired PeopleSoft in 2003 and Siebel in 2005. JD Edwards was purchased by PeopleSoft before the Oracle acquisition.
Oracle also offers business analytics applications through its Hyperion line, project management software through its Primavera line, product lifecycle management through its Agile line and many other independent applications. Choose from one of the products or industries below to learn more.
Oracle was founded in 1977 by Larry Ellison, Bob Miner and Ed Oates. It is one of the biggest computer technology companies in the world, and the third biggest software company (in terms of revenue). Oracle sells over 300 unique software modules from asset lifecycle management to inventory management to sales order management. Overall, the company has more than 370,000 customers – including all 100 of the Fortune 100 – in 145 countries around the world.