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Oracle Cloud Adapters Dramatically Simplify Integration Between Cloud and On-Premise Applications

Oracle Cloud Adapter for Salesforce.com Reduces Time, Cost and Complexity of Application Integration Projects

REDWOOD SHORES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/16/14 -- Oracle (NYSE: ORCL)

News Summary
Organizations need to be able to quickly, easily and efficiently integrate their on-premises business applications with new Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud applications. Addressing this challenge without the complexity of adding a disparate niche cloud integration platform has been a concern. With the introduction of Oracle Cloud Adapter for Salesforce.com, Oracle has delivered a single integration platform to unify cloud and on-premises applications.

News Facts

  • Building on its 300+ standards-based integration adapters, Oracle announced Oracle Cloud Adapters to help organizations easily integrate applications regardless of deployment location -- in the cloud or on-premise.
  • Oracle Cloud Adapters are supported by Oracle SOA Suite, the industry's most complete and unified application integration solution, and help customers integrate with cloud applications.
  • This unified integration approach between on-premises and cloud applications reduces the time, cost and complexity of application integration projects. It helps customers lower total cost of ownership by simplifying integration, consolidating toolkits and reducing maintenance costs.
  • Oracle Cloud Adapters minimize challenges often associated with session management, resulting in improved performance and increased efficiency.
  • To securely exchange data between Oracle SOA Suite and Salesforce.com, Oracle Cloud Adapter for Salesforce.com leverages the Credential Store Framework, which prevents confidential credentials from being exchanged over the network.
  • Oracle Cloud Adapter for Salesforce.com simplifies cloud integration, reducing manual integration processes and maintenance costs by introducing a standardized wizard-based solution for integrating applications, whether in the cloud or on-premises.
  • By dramatically reducing the number of manual and customized steps with Oracle Cloud Adapter for Salesforce.com, integration development time can be reduced by half when compared to traditional methods.

Supporting Quotes

  • "Until now, organizations have relied on a mix of integration tools, each focusing on either cloud or on-premise applications," said Demed L'Her, vice president of product management, Oracle. "With Oracle Cloud Adapters, Oracle has extended our commitment to simplifying and securing key applications by unifying the integration experience between cloud and on-premises applications. Oracle will continue to release additional out-of-the-box adapters with Oracle SOA Suite to help customers better connect to cloud applications."
  • "Oracle Cloud Adapter for Salesforce.com is a 'game changer' addition to Oracle's comprehensive set of integration adapters," said Matt Wright, CTO, Rubicon Red, and Oracle Gold Partner. "There is no longer a need for separate integration approaches for cloud applications and on-premises applications. With the Oracle Cloud Adapter for Salesforce.com, Oracle has reduced the cost and complexity of integrating applications with a simplified and unified approach."

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About Oracle
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