Gartner Positions Oracle as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Servers

Monday, October 31, 2011

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Gartner Positions Oracle as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Servers

Redwood Shores, CA – October 31, 2011

News Facts

Gartner, Inc. has placed Oracle in the Leaders Quadrant of its 2011 report, “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Servers ( ”. (1)
Gartner Magic Quadrants position vendors within a particular market segment based on their completeness of vision and ability to execute on that vision.
As the center piece of Oracle’s Cloud Application Foundation ( , Oracle WebLogic Server ( continues to drive innovation for customers as an industry leader for building and deploying Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE) applications. It is designed to run the broader portfolio of Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g ( and large-scale enterprise applications on conventional and cloud environments.
Oracle WebLogic Server is optimized to run as a high performance, mission critical, elastic cloud infrastructure on Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud ( , the world‘s first and only engineered system for cloud computing, tested and tuned by Oracle to provide the best foundation for Java applications, Oracle applications and other enterprise applications to run with blazing performance.

Supporting Quote

“We believe that our position in this report reflects Oracle’s commitment to delivering the world's best application server with the broadest support for customer deployment options across conventional infrastructure, engineered systems, and private and public cloud environments,” said Cameron Purdy, vice president, Development, Oracle. “With Oracle WebLogic Server and Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, customers can experience maximum performance and reliability, providing an ideal foundation for private cloud applications.”

Supporting Resources

Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Servers (
Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g (
Connect with Oracle WebLogic Server via Facebook ( , Twitter ( and YouTube (
Connect with Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud on Twitter ( and Facebook (

(1) Gartner, Inc., “Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Servers,” by C. Dwight Klappich, September 26, 2011

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