Oracle announced its second quarter financial year 2013 results on December 18, 2012 which were toward the top end of its guidance range, and showed particularly good performance in new software license growth.
Oracle OpenWorld 2012 contained four major headline announcements: an update for the Oracle Exadata engineered system, the next version of Oracle Database, additions to Oracle Cloud, and further detail on Oracle’s social strategy.
Oracle announced its first-quarter financial year 2013 results on September 20, 2012, and while earnings per share were strong and on target, revenues were a little behind financial analysts’ estimates.
Oracle announced its third-quarter 2012 results on March 20, 2012, and quite comfortably beat financial analysts' consensus estimates, which will have come as some relief to the company, following a disappointing performance in the previous quarter.
Oracle OpenWorld 2011 included a number of major product releases, highlighting that Oracle continues to relentlessly develop and innovate across its broad portfolio of hardware, database, middleware, and applications.