Customers and Analysts Say Oracle Remains First in Modern Relational Database Market

May 26, 2004

[From Oracle Corp.]

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., May. 26, 2004 - (http://www.oracle.com/tellmemore/?3162284) Oracle Corporation (Nasdaq: ORCL) issued the following statement today:

"In a report published today by a leading market analyst firm, Oracle remains, by far, the market share leader in the modern relational database market i.e. UNIX, Linux and Windows platforms. Particularly in the new, rapidly expanding Linux market, Oracle is solidifying its position, with the highest growth and largest market share of any vendor.

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