Top 10 Information Technology (IT) Companies in World 2017

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Standing behind Mircosoft, Oracle is the second largest software manufacturer which is basically well known for their database softwares.

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With headquarters in Redwood, California Oracle was founded 39 years ago in 1977 under the name Software Development Laboratories providing a relational data base management system (RDBMS), first commercially available database. Later it was renamed as Oracle to align itself with its flagship product ‘Oracle Data base’.

Oracle data base is now one of the leading data base systems competing IBM’s DB2. Throughout these years Oracle has made a revolutionary development on data bases including introduction of UNIX based Oracle applications and query language PL/SQL. The current release of Oracle's RDBMS is Oracle 12c, C denoting cloud and is reflective of Oracle's work in extending its enterprise RDBMS to enable firms to consolidate and manage databases as cloud services .

Oracle also owns a family of middleware products named ‘Oracle Fusion Middleware’ including application server, system integration etc. Oracle also sells a suite of business applications. The Oracle E-Business Suite includes software to perform various enterprise functions related to (for instance) financials, manufacturing, customer relationship management (CRM), enterprise resource planning (ERP) and human resource management.

Revenue :  37047m$

Profit :   8901m$

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