Capture the value of the cloud without compromise. Designed for complete integration and optimization with Oracle Cloud Platform, Oracle Database 12c Release 2 helps customers easily set up cloud database environments and migrate data readily between on-premises and cloud deployment.
Oracle’s ongoing hybrid cloud focus helps companies accelerate innovation and reduce time to market by cutting integration and operational complexity.
Drawing on 39 years of data management innovation and a unique ability to optimize the entire stack for peak performance and security, our latest enhancements help customers easily meet service-level agreement requirements, generate rapid ROI, and reduce the risk of data being compromised.
Oracle helps customers of all sizes fully harness the economics of the cloud. From entry-level consumption and pricing models that fit midsize company needs, to enterprise-grade scaling for large-scale implementations, Oracle Cloud Platform supports database cloud services for a wide range of needs.
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Press release: Oracle Beats Amazon Web Services
Conducted in partnership with Oracle among members of the Independent Oracle Users Group, this survey of more than 300 DBAs and IT professionals across a variety of industries identifies a growing interest in database as a service (DBaaS) as a viable approach to serving organization needs for greater agility and faster time to market.
Report: Database as a Service Enters the Mainstream
Learn about the primary use cases, challenges, and benefits of databases in the cloud.
Webcast: Gartner’s Perspective on Deploying Enterprise Databases in the Cloud
DBaaS promises significant cost advantages over traditional database strategies. That, as well as the other big benefits the cloud is so often touted for: agility, scalability, speed of deployment, and a steady flow of new capabilities.
Report: Why Cloud Databases Are In Your Future
By 2019, the enormous growth of data from the Internet of Things will contribute to an overall market impact of 500 zettabytes of data. How can you make the data explosion work for you?
Infographic: Turn Your Data Into Capital with Oracle Database Cloud
“With our Oracle Cloud solution, we have been astounded at how fast and effectively we can get to market and that is a huge differentiator that helps us deliver ROI to our customers. Oracle’s multitenant and advanced analytics capabilities are enabling us to capitalize on business opportunities that can create new revenue streams.”
“With Oracle Database Cloud Service, we get greater value at a lower price point than with any other cloud vendor. I receive the best technology in the world, managed in an automated deployment platform that allows me to focus on my core business instead of on managing IT infrastructure.”
“It is a significant asset for us to tell customers that our entire application is run on Oracle Database Cloud Service. We first show them how our application delivers customer intelligence for their businesses, and then explain that, with Oracle technology behind the service, they can adopt it flexibly and with full confidence in its scalability, security, and high availability.”
“We chose Oracle Database Cloud Service to help maximize business productivity and acquire knowledge of innovative cloud solutions. Oracle Database Cloud Service proved to be a perfect fit for us due to its cost-effectiveness, high performance, high availability, and top security for hosting sensitive customer data.”