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Oracle Corporation


The American corporation, software developer for the organizations, the supplier of the server hardware. The company specializes in release of database management systems, a middleware and business applications. The headquarters is in California (USA).

Competitors: Microsoft, SAP AG

Ellison Laurence Joseph - 31%
For September, 2018
Revenue and Net Profit billions $

Number of employees
2013 year



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Main article: History of Oracle

The history of Oracle began in legendary Silicon Valley, the State of California, the USA. In 1977 the young programmer Larry Ellison gave up study at Yale University to begin own business. Larry Ellison at the disposal of whom then there were only 1200 dollars, finished Bob Mayner and Ad Oates, the former colleagues, to create home company. Before all three developed by request of CIA the project under the name of Oracle.

Company takeovers

Main article: Merger of Oracle

For the long-term history Oracle purchased tens of the companies. The history of absorption in material of TAdviser.

Board of Directors and top management

Main article: Top managers of Oracle their income

Employees and personnel management

Main article: Employees and personnel management in Oracle

Performance Indicators

Main article: Financial performance of Oracle

Financial year of the company is determined from June 1 to May 31.

2020: Decrease in revenue by 1% to $39.07 billion

In 2020 financial year which for Oracle came to the end at the end of May of the 2020th calendar the company earned $39.07 billion revenue that is 1% less, than the previous year. Recession happened because of COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. If not to consider rate fluctuation of currencies, then sales to the company remained at the level of year prescription.

Income from prolongation of a subscription to cloud services, updates of software licenses and support of products reached $27.4 billion that in annual comparison is 3% more. Income from new sales of licenses for deployment of software locally at the enterprises and cloud licenses was $5.1 billion.

Financial performance of Oracle

Income from sale of the IT equipment, such as servers, storage systems and the network equipment, in a year decreased by 7%, to $3.44 billion. Services generated the companies $3.11 billion quarter revenue (recession for 4% in comparison year by year).

The annual net profit of Oracle was reduced from $11.1 billion to $10.1 billion.

Despite falling of revenue, the American corporation noted high rates in the cloud business connected with infrastructure and applications.

The cloud Fusion Cloud ERP Suite directions with growth by 35% at payment in permanent currency and Fusion Cloud HCM Suite with growth by 29% at payment in permanent currency became leaders here — the CEO of Oracle Safra Catz says. — Our business in general showed very good results taking into account a pandemic. But our results would be even better if customers from the most affected industries such as hotel, retail business and transport, did not postpone some purchases. Nevertheless, the third year we won a contract in 2020 financial year two-digit indicators of profit.

After the publication of annual accounts of a stock of Oracle fell in price for 3% because revenue of the company fell short of market expectations.[1]

Business in Russia and the CIS

Main article: Oracle CIS

In Russia and the CIS countries the interests of corporation are represented by Oracle CIS LLC.

Product lines

Software and equipment

Among products which are offered by Oracle:

Cloud business

Main article: Cloud business of Oracle

Affiliate program of Oracle

Main article: Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized


As of the end of 2013, according to Oracle, her clients are more than 400 thousand enterprises from the different industries more than in 145 countries of the world, including all 100 companies from the list of Fortune 100. About 290 thousand clients of Oracle are provided by the companies of medium and small business.

One of the most known products Oracle - the database - is used by about 310 thousand clients. About 115 thousand clients use the middleware of Oracle, 85 thousand - business applications of the company and 2.7 thousand clients - its hardware and software systems.


Stock price dynamics

Ticker company on the exchange: NASDAQ:ORCL