Oracle Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Software Company

Oracle has acquired 137 companies, including 23 in the last 5 years. A total of 29 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 1 asset.

Oracle’s largest acquisition to date was in 2004, when it acquired PeopleSoft for $10.3B. Oracle has acquired in 22 different US states, and 10 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (58%) and internet software and services (26%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity129
    • M&A Buy Activity128
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 10
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 29
  • M&A Advisors 2

Oracle Corp. (Oracle)

500 Oracle Parkway,
Redwood Shores, California 94065
United States,
(650) 506-7000
www.oracle.com

Oracle Corporation provides products and services that address corporate information technology (IT) environments including applications, platforms, and infrastructure. Oracle's products and services are available to customers via cloud computing or on-premises deployment models. Products include database and middleware software, application software, cloud infrastructure software and hardware systems (Oracle Engineered Systems, servers, storage, networking and industry specific products), along with support and related services. Oracle was formed in 1977 and is based in Redwood Shores, California.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (4.2/yr) # 107 9 5 6 1 - 128
vol $43.7B $11.0B $1.1B $55.8B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
  129

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
CrowdTwist, Inc. 2019-10-02 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.crowdtwist.com
Datafox, Inc. 2018-10-22 - Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California · www.datafox.com
goBalto, Inc. 2018-10-17 - Add-on Acquisition
San Francisco, California · www.gobalto.com
DataScience.com 2018-05-11 - Add-on Acquisition
Culver City, California · www.datascience.com
Vocado LLC 2018-04-30 - Add-on Acquisition
Manhattan Beach, California · www.vocado.com
SparklineData, Inc. 2018-04-10 - Add-on Acquisition
Sunnyvale, California · www.sparklinedata.com
Zenedge, Inc. 2018-02-15 - Add-on Acquisition
Aventura, Florida · www.zenedge.com
Aconex Ltd. 2017-12-17 1.1B AUD Add-on Acquisition
Melbourne, Australia · www.aconex.com
Moat, Inc. 2017-04-18 - Add-on Acquisition
New York, New York · www.moat.com
Wercker B.V. 2017-04-17 - Add-on Acquisition
Amsterdam, Netherlands · www.wercker.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Responsys, Inc. 2013-12-20 Pmweb Comunicação Ltda. 2017-01-03 1
San Bruno, California · www.responsys.com Sao Paulo, Brazil · www.pmweb.com.br
Taleo Corp.    - Jobpartners 2011-06-21 6
Dublin, California · www.taleo.com Reading, United Kingdom
Taleo Corp.    - Cytiva Software, Inc. 2011-02-01 5
Dublin, California · www.taleo.com Vancouver, British Columbia
Taleo Corp.    - Learn.com 2010-09-02 4
Dublin, California · www.taleo.com Sunrise, Florida · www.learn.com
Taleo Corp.    - Worldwide Compensation, Inc. 2009-09-15 3
Dublin, California · www.taleo.com Redwood City, California
Sun Microsystems, Inc.    - Q-layer NV 2009-01-07 39
Santa Clara, California · www.sun.com Lochristi, Belgium · www.qlayer.com
Taleo Corp.    - Vurv Technology LLC 2008-05-06 2
Dublin, California · www.taleo.com Jacksonville, Florida · www.vurv.com
Sun Microsystems, Inc.    - Montalvo Systems, Inc. 2008-04-21 38
Santa Clara, California · www.sun.com Santa Clara, California · www.montalvosystems.com
Sun Microsystems, Inc.    - Innotek GmbH 2008-02-20 37
Santa Clara, California · www.sun.com Stuttgart, Germany · www.innotek.de
Sun Microsystems, Inc.    - MySQL AB 2008-02-01 36
Santa Clara, California · www.sun.com Uppsala, Sweden · www.mysql.com

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Software 73 (57%) 26.3B (47%) - -
Internet Software and Services 33 (26%) 12.8B (23%) - -
Information Technology 15 (12%) 4.0B (7%) 1 (100%) -
Technology Hardware 4 (3%) 12.7B (23%) - -
Business Services 1 (1%) - - -
Healthcare Services 1 (1%) - - -
Information Services 1 (1%) - - -
Total 128 $55.8B 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 111 54.7B 1 -
  California 51 40.9B - -
  Massachusetts 13 3.4B 1 -
  New York 7 - - -
  New Jersey 5 593M - -
  Texas 4 219M - -
  Colorado 4 - - -
  Virginia 3 1.4B - -
  Pennsylvania 3 - - -
  Minnesota 3 - - -
  Illinois 3 1.1B - -
  Georgia 3 300M - -
  Rhode Island 2 - - -
  Washington 1 - - -
  Oregon 1 - - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  North Carolina 1 - - -
  New Hampshire 1 - - -
  Montana 1 1.5B - -
  Maryland 1 5.3B - -
  Indiana 1 - - -
  Florida 1 - - -
  Connecticut 1 - - -
Australia 4 1.1B - -
United Kingdom 3 - - -
France 2 - - -
Israel 2 - - -
Netherlands 2 - - -
Finland 1 - - -
Ireland 1 - - -
Norway 1 - - -
Sweden 1 - - -
Domestic 111 (87%) 54.7B (98%) 1 (100%) -
Cross-border 17 (13%) 1.1B (2%) - -
Total 128 $55.8B 1 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Architect Partners LLC
1
Legal Deals
Bingham McCutchen LLP
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 12 $50.1B
$100M to $1B 11 $5.6B
< $100M 1 $92M
TOTAL $55.8B
Largest PeopleSoft, Inc.
$10.3B (2004-12-13)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
88%
29 88%
Strategic(s)
12%
4 12%
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 100%

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