On December 20, 2013, Oracle announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire Responsys, the leading provider of enterprise-scale cloud-based business to consumer (B2C) marketing software.
The transaction has closed.
Responsys is used by the most respected B2C brands across the globe to manage and orchestrate marketing interactions with their customers across email, mobile, social, display and the web. More than 450 companies across a wide range of industries rely on Responsys to drive more revenue and improve the customer experience at every interaction.
The addition of Responsys will extend Oracle's Customer Experience Cloud, which includes the Oracle Sales Cloud, Oracle Commerce Cloud, Oracle Service Cloud, Oracle Social Cloud and the Oracle Marketing Cloud. By bringing together Responsys and Oracle, for the first time CMOs across industries will be equipped to drive exceptional customer experiences across marketing interactions and throughout the customer lifecycle from a single platform.
Responsys customers and partners: Please use your existing contacts for professional services and sales.
Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward-Looking Statements
This website contains certain forward-looking statements about Oracle and Responsys, including statements that involve risks and uncertainties concerning Oracle's acquisition of Responsys, anticipated customer benefits and general business outlook. When used in this website, the words "anticipates", "can", "will", "look forward to", "expected" and similar expressions and any other statements that are not historical facts are intended to identify those assertions as forward-looking statements. Any such statement may be influenced by a variety of factors, many of which are beyond the control of Oracle or Responsys, that could cause actual outcomes and results to be materially different from those projected, described, expressed or implied in this website due to a number of risks and uncertainties. Potential risks and uncertainties include, among others, the possibility that the anticipated synergies of the combined companies may not be achieved, the combined operations may not be successfully integrated in a timely manner, if at all, general economic conditions in regions in which either company does business, and the possibility that Oracle or Responsys may be adversely affected by other economic, business, and/or competitive factors. Accordingly, no assurances can be given that any of the events anticipated by the forward-looking statements will transpire or occur, or if any of them do so, what impact they will have on the results of operations or financial condition of Oracle or Responsys.
In addition, please refer to the documents that Oracle and Responsys, respectively, file with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") on Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K. These filings identify and address other important factors that could cause Oracle's and Responsys’ respective operational and other results to differ materially from those contained in the forward-looking statements set forth in this document. You are cautioned to not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this document. Neither Oracle nor Responsys is under any duty to update any of the information in this document.
Oracle is currently reviewing the existing Responsys product roadmap and will be providing guidance to customers in accordance with Oracle's standard product communication policies. Any resulting features and timing of release of such features as determined by Oracle's review of Responsys’ product roadmap are at the sole discretion of Oracle. All product roadmap information, whether communicated by Responsys or by Oracle, does not represent a commitment to deliver any material, code, or functionality, and should not be relied upon in making purchasing decision. It is intended for information purposes only, and may not be incorporated into any contract.