- The recipients of the 2009 Oracle Innovation Award were
announced at Oracle OpenWorld.
- The Oracle Innovation Award recognizes organizations for
innovative deployments of Oracle Application Grid, Oracle Business Intelligence
and Oracle Enterprise Performance Management System; components of Oracle Fusion Middleware.
- The recipients of the 2009 Oracle Application Grid
Innovation Award are: Agilent Technologies, Avis Budget Group Inc., Bank
Zachodni WBK S.A., Barclays Global Investors, Centre for Railway Information
Systems (CRIS), Credit Suisse, Express & Transportation Research Institute
(Korea), General Electric, JCrew Group Inc., Royal Bank of Scotland, TD
AMERITRADE Holding Corporation, and VocaLink.
- The recipients of the 2009 Oracle Business
Intelligence/Enterprise Performance Management Innovation Award are: AWE, BT,
CAE, City of NY, Continental Airlines, Dubai Aluminum, EuroChem, Florida State
University, General Dynamics, Ingersoll Rand, Marsh, Mercer, NetApp, Pearson,
Pernod Ricard, and Singapore General Hospital.
- Business Intelligence Consulting Group (BICG) is the
recipient of the Oracle BI/EPM Implementation Partner of the Year Award.
- The award is co-sponsored by Oracle, the Australian
Oracle User Group (AUSOUG), Independent Oracle
User Group (IOUG), Oracle Application Users
Group (OAUG), Oracle Development Tools User
Group (ODTUG), Quest International Users Group (Quest), and
United Kingdom Oracle User Group (UKOUG).
- Today’s announcement supports Oracle’s strategy of
delivering complete, integrated and end-to-end product suites on an open,
standards-based middleware and database architecture. Oracle’s approach helps
customers to simplify computing environments, lower cost and risk, and provides
greater choice and flexibility.
- "We were overwhelmed with the quality and quantity of
customer nominations received detailing innovative and impactful deployments of
Oracle Application Grid and Oracle BI and EPM software across the globe,” said
Amit Zavery, vice president, Oracle Fusion Middleware. "In today’s economic
environment, we’re seeing customers apply Oracle Fusion Middleware to reduce
costs, create competitive advantages move quickly to address market
opportunities, and improve financial and operational decision making. The
recipients of the 2009 Oracle Innovation Award have truly set themselves apart.”