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Oracle Excellence Awards Winners to be Honored at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne San Francisco 2012

ORACLE OPENWORLD 2012, SAN FRANCISCO – October 2, 2012

News Facts

Oracle will present the Oracle Excellence Awards 2012 at Oracle OpenWorld and JavaOne San Francisco 2012, held from September 30-October 4.
The awards honor customers and partners who have excelled at driving business value and innovation with Oracle solutions.

Oracle Excellence Awards Details

The 2012 awards consist of 11 categories and the winners will be recognized as follows:
CIO of the Year—Recognizes outstanding performance and vision in the role of chief information officer of an enterprise that uses Oracle products and services. The award will be presented at 4:30 on Tuesday, October 2 in the Grand Ballroom of The Westin St. Francis.
Database Administrator of the Year—Honors an individual who demonstrates excellent technical ability and superior knowledge of the Oracle Database and Oracle Engineered Systems within their organizations. The award will be announced on October 2 in Victor’s Ballroom of The Westin St. Francis at 7:00 p.m.
Data Warehouse Leader of the Year—Acknowledges an individual who demonstrates excellent technical ability and superior knowledge of Oracle Data Warehouse technologies, and consistently applies best practices while demonstrating leadership. This award will be presented on Thursday, October 4 at 2:00 p.m. at the W Hotel, Great Room 2.
Eco-Enterprise Innovation—Recognizes select customers and their partners for the customer's use of any Oracle product(s) to reduce their environmental footprint while reducing costs and improving business efficiencies using green business practices. The winners will be honored on Wednesday, October 3 at 10:15 a.m. in Moscone West Room 3005.
Java Business Innovation―Salutes Java customers and partners who are using Oracle’s Java Embedded products to drive innovation within their business or product development. The awards will be presented on Wednesday, October 3 between 8:00-9:00 pm at Hotel Nikko Ballroom II.
Oracle Fusion Middleware Innovation—Awards Oracle customers for their cutting-edge solutions using Oracle Fusion Middleware across eight categories: Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, Oracle WebCenter, Oracle SOA Suite and Oracle BPM Suite, Oracle Cloud Application Foundation, Oracle Data Integration, Oracle Application Development Framework and Oracle Fusion Development, Business Analytics (Oracle BI, Oracle EPM, Oracle Exalytics. The awards will be announced on Tuesday, October 2 at 11:45 a.m. in Moscone West Room 3001.
Oracle Leadership—Celebrates Chief Financial Officers (CFOs), Chief Human Resources Officers (CHROs), Chief Marketing Officer (CMOs), and Chief Operating Officers (COOs) worldwide who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and technology vision in the successful deployment of Oracle solutions to simplify IT, power innovation, and drive transformational change in their respective lines of business or organizations. Award winners will be recognized at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 2 in the Grand Ballroom of The Westin St. Francis..
Proactive Support Champion of the Year—Acknowledges Oracle customers and partners for driving adoption of proactive tools and resources within their company. The winner for the Executive Champion award will be presented on Monday, October 1 at 7:00 p.m. at SFMOMA. The winners for the Individual Champion will be presented on Monday, October 1 at 3:00pm at the Support Stars Bar, Moscone West, Level 2 Lobby.
Specialized Partner of the Year (Global)—Honors global Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized partners excelling in six categories, including database, middleware, applications, industry, server and storage systems, and Oracle-on-Oracle. The awards will be announced on Tuesday, October 2, during Executive Edge.
Specialized Partner of the Year (EMEA)—Celebrates OPN Specialized partners in EMEA who have demonstrated success with specialization, delivering customer value and outstanding solution or service innovation in categories that complement OPN Specialization investments. The winners will be announced on Sunday, September 30 at the Oracle PartnerNetwork Exchange at Oracle OpenWorld in Hall D, Moscone North.
Specialized Partner of the Year (North America)— Formerly known as the Titan Awards, these awards salute the innovative solutions and business achievements of OPN partners excelling in categories that complement OPN Specialization investments. The winners will be announced on Sunday, September 30 at the Oracle PartnerNetwork Exchange at Oracle OpenWorld in Hall D, Moscone North.
Technologist of the Year Awards—Formerly the Oracle Magazine Editors’ Choice Awards, these awards recognize individuals in key roles for their extraordinary efforts and contributions to enterprise technology solutions. The awards will be presented on October 2 in the Victor’s Ballroom of The Westin St. Francis at 7 PM.
The awards were reviewed by a panel of judges recruited from Oracle’s independent users group communities around the world. 

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About Oracle OpenWorld

Oracle OpenWorld San Francisco is the most important educational and networking event of the year for Oracle technologists, customers, and partners. This information technology event is dedicated to helping businesses optimize existing systems and understand upcoming technology breakthroughs. The conference, which draws more than 50,000 attendees from over 140 countries, offers more than 2,100 educational sessions, 400 product demos, exhibitions from 450 partners and customers showcasing applications, middleware, database, server and storage systems, industries, management and infrastructure – all engineered for innovation. Oracle OpenWorld 2012 is being held September 30-October 4 at The Moscone Center in San Francisco. For more information please visit www.oracle.com/openworld. Watch Oracle OpenWorld keynotes, sessions and more live on YouTube. Join the Oracle OpenWorld discussion on Twitter, Facebook and the Oracle OpenWorld Blog.

About the Oracle Excellence Awards

Striving for success is what drives Oracle and its customers and partners to continually discover innovative uses for Oracle technology and to deploy successful and ground-breaking solutions and best practices. The Oracle Excellence Award recognizes customers and partners that have excelled in driving business value together with Oracle in eleven different award categories. Full details are available on our Website. 

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