Oracle Press Release

Oracle® University Enhances Live Virtual Classes with eKits

Real-time, Interactive Online Training Supports Oracle’s Environmentally-responsible Initiatives with Electronic Course Materials

ORACLE OPENWORLD, SAN FRANCISCO – September 23, 2008

News Facts

Oracle University has enhanced its Live Virtual Class (LVC) training with eKits.
eKits contain all course materials in PDF format sent electronically one week before the class begins.
The eKit initiative supports Oracle’s initiative to be more environmentally-responsible by conserving natural resources.
LVC training represents a new approach to online education that combines traditional content with interactive learning with Oracle University instructors.
Oracle’s LVCs are delivered in real-time via a collaborative platform that includes Enterprise 2.0 enhancements including Web conferencing, live chats, polls, whiteboarding, simulations and more.
Courses in the Live Virtual Class training format fully meet the requirements for Oracle Certification candidacy.
We are so confident of your success that we back up our virtual training with a 100% Student Satisfaction Program. (1)

Supporting Quote

“We’re excited to support the Corporation’s environmentally-responsible initiative with this interactive and flexible learning medium,” said John L. Hall, senior vice president of Oracle University. “Students have the choice of training at home, office, or any other convenient location, and they can also choose days and times that are right for them while using premium Oracle content and learning from our top instructors. Oracle will save nearly 100 million printed pages a year and the resulting savings in travel and printed course books will be good for both our customers and the environment.”

Supporting Resources

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(1) The 100% Student Satisfaction program applies to public Oracle University Live Virtual Classes. Oracle will permit dissatisfied students to retake the class, subject to terms and conditions. Customers are not entitled to a refund. For more information and additional terms, conditions, and restrictions, review the Oracle University legal terms and policies Web page.

Contact Info

Letty Ledbetter
Oracle
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Wendy Allen
Blanc & Otus for Oracle
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