Oracle's database to run on Microsoft cloud platform

Published on .

Redwood City, Calif.—Oracle Corp. has formed a partnership to run its database and other products on Microsoft Corp.'s Azure Internet-based hosting service. Oracle will support versions of its database software and its Java programming language, among other products, through the online Azure service as well as through Microsoft's Hyper-V virtual operating system platform, the companies said in statement. Oracle products already run on the Amazon Web Services cloud platform. Oracle is increasingly shifting its applications to a subscription-based cloud model. Its cloud-based Eloqua marketing automation platform, acquired in December, is the centerpiece of the evolving Oracle Marketing Cloud that includes the company's Fusion CRM platform, Content Cloud and Social Cloud.
Most Popular
In this article: