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Oracle Buys Sun

Oracle Buys Sun Redwood Shores, CA - April 20, 2008 Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL) and Sun Microsystems (NASDAQ: JAVA) announced today they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Oracle will acquire Sun common stock for $9.50 per share in cash. The transaction is valued at approximately $7.4 billion, or $5.6 billion net of Sun’s cash and debt. “We expect this acquisition to be accretive to Oracle’s earnings by at least 15 cents on a non-GAAP basis in the first full year after closing. We estimate that the acquired business will contribute over $1.5 billion to Oracle’s non-GAAP operating profit in the first year, increasing to over $2 billion in the second year. This would make the Sun acquisition more profitable in per share contribution in the first year than we had planned for the acquisitions of BEA, PeopleSoft and Siebel combined,” said Oracle President Safra Catz. “The acquisition of Sun transforms the IT industry, combining best-in-class enterprise software and m

My Oracle Support

Coming Soon... Oracle MetaLink 3 to be Upgraded to My Oracle Support We are pleased to announce that we will upgrade MetaLink 3 in the coming months and officially change the name to "My Oracle Support". My Oracle Support is designed to enhance your online support experience by providing personalized, proactive and collaborative support. These enhancements will not affect your current login credentials, Support Identifiers, or Service Request numbers. My Oracle Support will provide many features including: A single, comprehensive and personalized dashboard to manage your service requests, configurations & projects Improved service r

Stefanini IT Solutions Offers Nearshore Support Services for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne SOURCE: Stefanini IT Solutions   Apr 02, 2009 12:26 ET Stefanini IT Solutions Offers Nearshore Support Services for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Support Teams in the U.S. and Latin America Address Range of ERP Needs Highlighted Links FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwire - April 2, 2009) - Stefanini IT Solutions ( ), a global provider of IT consulting, integration and development, and outsourcing services, announced today they are providing JD Edwards EnterpriseOne support services to North America from teams located in both the U.S. and nearshore in Latin America, providing productivity and cost advantages. Stefanini's support locations in Brazil, Mexico and other Latin American countries, allow the company to provide services that are more timely and cost-efficient for North American companies. Some of the benefits of providing these services both in