Oracle Press Release

Oracle Earns Top Honors with Five Intelligent Enterprise Readers' Choice Awards

Wins Over SAP and Microsoft Demonstrate Customer Satisfaction with Oracle

January 22, 2007

News Facts

Oracle today announced that it won five Intelligent Enterprise 2007 Readers' Choice Awards, including: "Best CRM Suite," "Best ERP Software," "Best Supply Chain Management System," "Best Database Management System," and "Best Customer Data Integration Software." The results reinforce the strength and breadth of Oracle's entire product portfolio, and demonstrate that customers continue to rely on Oracle to manage their enterprises.

The Intelligent Enterprise 2007 Readers' Choice Awards reveal subscribers' preferred vendors in a range of technology categories. Oracle was lauded over Microsoft and SAP in three categories for its applications, outperforming Microsoft for the "Best CRM Suite" and SAP for "Best ERP Software," and "Best Supply Chain Management System." Oracle has received the award for "Best Database" for six consecutive years. Additionally, Oracle earned the "Best Customer Data Integration Software" award for the third consecutive year.

Intelligent Enterprise polls its readers every year to determine which vendors are most deserving of praise in each category. The results serve as an industry benchmark on how technology products are perceived and valued by users. The 2007 Readers' Choice Awards were published in the January 2007 issue of Intelligent Enterprise and can be viewed online: http://intelligententerprise.com/channels/applications/showArticle.jhtml;jsessionid=AUXEVUFIEPIWMQSNDLRCKH0CJUNN2JVN?articleID=196603898.

"Our Readers' Choice awards are an indication of superior products that have delivered value to the broadest spectrum of customers," said Intelligent Enterprise Editor-in-Chief, David Stodder. "We congratulate Oracle on its ability to consistently capture top honors across several of our categories each year. Oracle's success competing against SAP and Microsoft in the 2007 survey is quite notable. Additionally, readers continuously pay tribute to Oracle's Customer Data Integration offering, as is demonstrated by results in the past three years."

"We are very excited about receiving top honors in five categories in this year's Intelligent Enterprise awards," said Oracle Senior Vice President, IBU, Sonny Singh. "This recognition affirms that our data management and data integration capabilities coupled with our ERP and CRM offerings continue to help customers achieve value that translates to a business advantage."

About Intelligent Enterprise

Intelligent Enterprise is the only publication dedicated to strategic business applications that turn information into intelligence and the only media brand exclusively focused on how technologies can work together to form the strategic applications vital to their businesses. Intelligent Enterprise provides readers with both the context and the technical detail needed to go from concept to purchase to deployment, addressing the questions Business Application Strategists face every day.

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