Redwood Shores, CA - February 24, 2010
According to a February 2010 report from independent analyst firm
Forrester Research, Oracle is a leader in predictive analytics and data
"The Forrester Wave™:
Predictive Analytics And Data Mining Solutions, Q1 2010," written by
Senior Analyst James G. Kobielus, states that "Oracle provides a PA/DM
solution portfolio that is built into its own widely adopted DBMS, DW,
data integration, and BI platforms, with a wide range of prepackaged
predictive applications, and it provides a powerful assortment of
algorithms for mining complex structured and unstructured information
An option to Oracle Database 11g Enterprise Edition
, Oracle Data Mining
enables customers to integrate actionable predictive information and
build into business intelligence and other applications. Using the data
mining functionality in Oracle Database 11g, customers can easily find
patterns and insights otherwise hidden in their data warehouses.
"We're pleased that Forrester's Wave recognizes Oracle's position as a
leader in predictive analytics and data mining, and in particular, the
strength of Oracle Database 11g," said Ray Roccaforte, vice president
of Data Warehousing and Analytics, Oracle. "By moving predictive
analytics to their Oracle Database, customers save time and money by
eliminating data movement and duplication into multiple repositories
and servers. And now with the Sun Oracle Database Machine, customers
can offload data mining scoring to intelligent Oracle Exadata Storage
Servers for even faster predictive analysis."
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