REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Oracle today announced that it is gaining incredible customer momentum across the industry's most comprehensive cloud business. In FY17, Oracle Cloud Platform revenues were up 60 percent from FY16 to $1.4 billion. Organizations including Advanced Drainage Systems, ARRIS, Australian Finance Group, Benchmark, Detroit Water and Sewerage, Immofinanz AG, Malmo stad, Marz Systems, Mebrom, Nuvias Group, Pernod Ricard Asia, Telesoft, and Total are the latest to choose Oracle Cloud Platform to speed innovation and deliver best-in-class customer experiences.
Oracle Cloud Platform provides organizations with everything they need to build, deploy, and extend applications and run business-critical workloads in the cloud. Oracle's PaaS helps enterprise IT and independent software vendor (ISV) developers rapidly build and deploy rich applications - or extend Oracle Cloud SaaS apps - using an enterprise-grade cloud platform based on the industry's #1 database and application server. Oracle's IaaS delivers a comprehensive set of integrated, subscription-based infrastructure services that enable businesses to run any workload in an enterprise-grade cloud managed, hosted, and supported by Oracle.
"Customer adoption of our Oracle Cloud Platform services is at an all-time high," said Amit Zavery, senior vice president, product development, Oracle Cloud Platform. "We are committed to providing our customers with the most comprehensive, open, integrated, and differentiated cloud platform to help fuel innovation and redefine their businesses."
Customers Drive Innovation and Business Transformation with Oracle Cloud Platform
"We were able to meet our goals of integration between cloud and on-premise applications, which are core to our business, in a very short time with Oracle Cloud Platform Integration solutions. We not only gained value in short time by reducing test and development time but also will have savings annually in IT expenses," said Behshad Beheshti, Vice President of Information Technology at ARRIS. "The new system is more secure and agile, and we are excited that this system has met and exceeded our expectations."
"Today's environment is ultra-competitive, driven by nimble organizations born on cloud technology. They are driven to digitalize processes and disrupt the established," said Andrew McGee, IT Manager, Australian Finance Group. "To compete we've rebuilt our home loan process on Oracle Process Cloud, Oracle SOA Cloud, and Oracle Content and Experience Cloud."
"The Detroit Water and Sewerage Department is changing its technology landscape by moving to Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Service in order to lower overall IT costs, and increase deployment flexibility of services to better serve our customers," said Dan Rainey, CIO, Detroit Water and Sewerage Department.
"Oracle's PaaS is of tremendous help for Immofinanz AG when it comes to bringing the real estate business from the slow and cumbersome Stone Age into a new digital era by integrating external and internal systems in a seamless and very intuitive way," said Martin Seiser, CIO, Immofinanz AG. "Having a heterogeneous environment connected tightly via Oracle PaaS allows us to run an efficient and lean business, which will help make Immofinanz AG one of the top real estate companies in Europe."
"Oracle Cloud Infrastructure enabled us to dynamically adjust the compute, storage, and network resources to deliver the scale and performance our enterprise customers needed for their mission critical systems," said Tahir Muhammad, Vice President of Information Technology at Marz Systems. "Oracle Cloud Infrastructure really empowered us to offer dedicated compute horsepower, which resulted in better performance and higher customer satisfaction."
"With Oracle Business Intelligence Cloud, all the processed information is correct, relevant, and easy to access for all users whenever and wherever they need it," said Conny Bjorling, Head of Enterprise Architecture, Skanska AB. "It will help to improve decision-making in our global organization."
"Our Connect platform is core to our business and being able to move it to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure provided performance and availability superior to our own data center," said Thierry Zerbib CTO, Telesoft. "Oracle enabled us to get out of the datacenter business and focus on what is truly important to our organization."
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