Oracle(r) Database 10g Stings IBM DB2 Universal Database v8.2 in Head-to-Head Comparison

November 22, 2004

[From Oracle Corp.]

In a head-to-head, comparative manageability cost study conducted by Edison Group, Oracle(r) Database 10g outperformed IBM DB2 Universal Database v8.2 (DB2 UDB 8.2) and delivered significant cost and time savings over the competing database.

Edison Group, a technology analysis and consulting firm that provides competitive product and market intelligence, conducted rigorous manageability testing of Oracle Database 10g and DB2 UDB 8.2. Following a series of thorough evaluations, Edison Group determined that enterprises using Oracle Database 10g instead of IBM's database software gain the following advantages:

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