Oracle Press Release

Oracle® Fusion Middleware - #1 in Middleware

Launch of Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Provides Organizations Foundation for Innovation and Reinforces #1 Position in Middleware

Washington, D.C. – July 1, 2009

News Facts

As part of today’s Oracle® Fusion Middleware 11g launch, Oracle announced that Oracle Fusion Middleware remains the Company’s fastest growing business.
Oracle’s commitment to delivering innovative products strengthened Oracle Fusion Middleware’s position as an industry leader in vendor share, growth, performance, partner ecosystem and developer communities.

Oracle Fusion Middleware: Leadership and Innovation

In Oracle’s Fiscal Year 2009, Oracle Fusion Middleware achieved the following milestones:
Analysts:
Leadership position in 11 Gartner Magic Quadrants
Leadership position in 12 Forrester Waves
Customers:
The world’s leading companies use Oracle Fusion Middleware; including:
90,000 customers worldwide
29 of the Dow Jones 30
98 of Fortune 100 Global
10 of the top 10 companies in major industries including Financial Services, Communications, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Retail, Oil & Gas, Chemical, High Tech, Consumer Products, Industrial Manufacturing, Utilities, Automotive and Aerospace & Defense
More than 1,500 Public Sector organizations
Oracle Fusion Middleware also experienced significant adoption within the Oracle Applications installed base.
Customer satisfaction with Oracle Fusion Middleware exceeds 90%, matching Oracle Database customer satisfaction levels.
Products:
Released Oracle version of all BEA products within six months of acquisition close. With Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g, BEA and Oracle product integration has been completed.
Partners:
More than 40,000 System Integrators (SIs) trained on Oracle Fusion Middleware products
More than 5,000 Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) building, running, integrating and securing their products with Oracle Fusion Middleware.
Communities:
One million+ Java developers participating in the Oracle Technology Network (OTN) community
120,000 software architects in the OTN “Arch2Arch” program
100 million OTN page views in Fiscal Year 2009

Supporting Quote

“Oracle Fusion Middleware is the number one middleware product suite in the world,” said Oracle President Charles Phillips. “More than 90,000 customers are already reaping the benefits of Oracle Fusion Middleware, and we look forward to helping our customers and partners use Oracle Fusion Middleware as their foundation for innovation to help deliver IT and business efficiencies.”

Supporting Resources

For more than 32 years, Oracle has been a technology innovator, transforming the way business is conducted. To learn about Oracle’s latest technologies, visit the Innovation Showcase during the 100 days before Oracle OpenWorld. See oracle.com/innovation for more information.

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