Oracle Press Release

Oracle Named a Leader in Project Portfolio Management by Leading Analyst Firm

Oracle also Ranked Number One in Worldwide Revenue Share for PPM

Redwood Shores, CA – June 22, 2009

News Facts

Gartner, Inc. has named Oracle a leader in its report “Magic Quadrant for IT Project and Portfolio Management, 2009.”*
Gartner defines Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) as solutions that “provide visibility into the current state of organizational initiatives, resources, and spending through the centralized collection of data from multiple sources and perspectives.”
In a separate Gartner report, “Market Share: Project and Portfolio Management Software, Worldwide, 2008,”** Oracle ranked number one in project and portfolio management (PPM) in 2008, based on the combined estimated total software revenues for both Oracle and recently acquired Primavera.

Supporting Quote

“Oracle is dedicated to helping project-intensive businesses manage the full PPM lifecycle within a single, integrated, accurate view of all project-related activities,” said Joel Koppelman, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Oracle’s Primavera Global Business Unit. ”Oracle is pleased to be recognized by Gartner as a leader in the Magic Quadrant report. We believe that our Enterprise Project Portfolio Management solution combining ERP and PPM helps our customers ensure visibility and transparency. From our perspective, this recognition and ranking underscores Oracle's continued commitment to drive PPM innovation.”

Supporting Resources

About the Magic Quadrant

The Gartner Magic Quadrant is copyrighted 2009 by Gartner, Inc., and is reused with permission. The Magic Quadrant is a graphical representation of a marketplace at and for a specific time period. It depicts Gartner’s analysis of how certain vendors measure against criteria for that marketplace, as defined by Gartner. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in the Magic Quadrant, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors placed in the “Leaders” quadrant. The Magic Quadrant is intended solely as a research tool, and is not meant to be a specific guide to action. Gartner disclaims all warranties, express or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.

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*Gartner “Magic Quadrant for IT Project and Portfolio Management, 2009,” by Daniel B. Stang, Michael Hanford, June 2, 2009
**Gartner “Market Share: Project and Portfolio Management Software, Worldwide, 2008,” Laurie F. Wurster, Teresa Jones, Asheesh Raina, May 21, 2009

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