Oracle Corp.

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

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 ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (4.8/yr) # 98 8 2 9 5 - 122
vol $38.1B $5.7B $11.0B $1.1B $55.8B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1

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Largest PeopleSoft, Inc.
$10.3B (2004-12-13)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Oracle has acquired 131 companies, including 36 in the last 5 years. A total of 30 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 21 different US states, and 10 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include software (61%) and internet software and services (24%).

When analyzing the software sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 762 software companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 55 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 13 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic software acquirer over the past 3 years is Microsoft, with 15 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the software sector over the past 3 years is The Carlyle Group with 10 platform acquisitions.

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