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Oracle Remains #1 in RDBMS Market Share Worldwide for 2012

In its report, “Market Share: All Software Markets, Worldwide 2012,” leading information technology research and advisory company Gartner, Inc. reports that Oracle is #1 in worldwide relational database management systems (RDBMS), based on total software revenue share.

With 48.3 percent share of revenue, Oracle

  • Remains #1 in worldwide RDBMS total software revenue share
  • Holds a larger revenue share than its four closest competitors combined
  • Leads the next closest competitor’s revenue share by 29 percent

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1Source: “Market Share: All Software Markets, Worldwide 2012,” by Colleen Graham, Joanne Correia, David Coyle, Fabrizio Biscotti, Matthew Cheung, Ruggero Contu, Yanna Dharmasthira, Tom Eid, Chad Eschinger, Bianca Granetto, Hai Hong Swinehart, Sharon Mertz, Chris Pang, Asheesh Raina, Dan Sommer, Bhavish Sood, Marianne D'Aquila, Laurie Wurster, and Jie Zhang. March 29, 2013.

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