Oracle Recognizes Leading Partner Achievements in the 2012

Oracle Recognizes Leading Partner Achievements in the 2012 Oracle
Excellence Awards for Specialized Partner of the Year - Global 
Global Partner Success Earns Spotlight at Fourth Annual Awards
Ceremony 
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 10/03/12 --  ORACLE OPENWORLD --
Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL) 
News Facts 


 
--  Recognizing global partners for their achievements through a
    Specialized approach, Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) today announced the
    winners of its 2012 Oracle Excellence Awards for Specialized Partner
    of the Year - Global.
--  Winners were recognized for their commitment to delivering innovative,
    Specialized solutions and services based on Oracle applications,
    middleware and hardware.
--  Partners were judged by a renowned team of IDC executives and
    analysts.
--  To find out more about the award winners, visit:
    http://www.oracle.com/partners/en/opn-program/opn-awards-070429.html

  
Global Partners Drive Business Value through OPN's Specialized Approach 


 
--  The Oracle Excellence Awards for Specialized Partner of the Year -
    Global encourage innovation by OPN members who use Oracle's products
    and technology to create value for customers and generate new business
    potential.
--  This global award honored OPN Specialized partners excelling in six
    categories, including database, middleware, applications, industry,
    server and storage systems, and Oracle-on-Oracle.
--  Winners of the 2012 Oracle Excellence Award for Specialized Partner of
    the Year -Global include:

 
                                                       
Partner:                               Category:       
Deloitte Consulting (North America)    Applications    
NEC Corporation (Japan)                Database        
Mannai Trading Company (EMEA)          Industry        
Accenture LLC (North America)          Middleware      
Capgemini Espana S.L.U. (EMEA)         Oracle-on-Oracle
Maplesoft Technology (North America)   Server & Storage

 
Supporting Quotes 


 
--  "Oracle boasts one of the most valued partner networks in the industry
    -- and this year's awards further exemplify why," said Judson Althoff,
    senior vice president of Worldwide Alliances and Channels, Oracle.
    "The 2012 entries were truly impressive and demonstrated the ingenuity
    and innovative nature of our valued partner network. The level of
    technology expertise and commitment to customer excellence showcased
    from each award winner was unparalleled and we congratulate them in
    achieving this recognition."
--  "The 2012 award winners represent a select group of Oracle's global
    partner community that possess deep knowledge and expertise around
    Oracle technology," said Jane Doorly, IDC VP of European Software and
    Services research. "It is a pleasure to participate in the judging
    process because of the impressive innovation each of these companies
    demonstrates."

  
Supporting Resources 


 
--  Oracle Excellence Awards for Specialized Partner of the Year
--  Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN)
--  OPN Specialized
--  Connect with the Oracle Partner community at OPN on Twitter, OPN on
    Facebook, OPN on LinkedIn, and OPN on YouTube.

  
About Oracle PartnerNetwork
  Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized
is the latest version of Oracle's partner program that provides
partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle
solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support
specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has
evolved to recognize Oracle's growing product portfolio, partner base
and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is
the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations.
Specializations are achieved through competency development, business
results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit
http://www.oracle.com/partners. 
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Oracle
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