Oracle is the #1 database and has the most advanced feature set. Oracle is made up of a set of processes running in your operating system. These processes manage how data is stored and how it is accessed. I will cover these processes in detail in the future; but for now we just need to understand that Oracle is a program that is running in the background, maintaining your data for you and figuring out where it should go on your hard drive.
Oracle has the experience and expertise of integrating applications. Oracle understands the challenges, complexities, and the required investment to simplify the integration experience.
Oracle is investing across Oracle Applications, Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g to make integration of applications easier. Oracle Application Integration Architecture (AIA) built on top of Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g and is designed to accelerate integrations projects.
Oracle has a complete, open, industry-leading set of tools that provide sustainable integrations across Oracle and Non-Oracle Applications. Oracle's Fusion Middleware11g provides, a complete set of tools for different styles of integration:
Data Integration: Oracle delivers enterprise-class, real-time data integration across both Oracle and non-Oracle Applications.
Portal and User Interaction and Enterprise 2.0: Oracle offers the industry's most complete, open, and manageable enterprise portal platform that allow both developers and business users to build, deploy, and evolve next-generation composite applications and portals.
Oracle owns best-in-class Applications & Middleware and is make integration experience easier. Oracle continues to invest across these areas to simplify the integration experience for customers and partners.
With Oracle Application Integration Architecture and Oracle's SOA and BPM Products, organizations are able to leverage a complete set of tools, templates, content and methodologies to do more with their existing IT investments, provide business and IT agility, and lower the total cost of ownership.
Oracle has the experience and expertise to help users integrate applications and orchestrate end to end business processes.
Only Oracle owns best in class applications and an industry-leading set of tools that can enable sustainable integrations across Oracle and non-Oracle applications. ThroughOracle Application Integration Architecture (AIA), Oracle offers value added packaged content, and prebuilt integration accelerators to facilitate integrations at the data, process, and user interface level, delivering a more complete process solution to business end users. Oracle, with investments across applications and middleware technologies, is leading this charge to make application integration experience easier.