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Pre-Installed, Pre-Configured ERP System Available Immediately Through Oracle Partners Across Europe Swiss-Based Modex Therapeutics* Is The First Live Customer
READING, United Kingdom, 5th December 2002 - Oracle Corp. (Nasdaq: ORCL), the world's largest enterprise software company, today announced immediate availability of the Oracle E-Business Suite Special Edition, a pre-configured, pre-installed package of ERP applications designed specifically for European companies with 100-500 employees, or a turnover of [euro]20m - [euro]250m. At the same time, Oracle announced the first live customer for the Oracle E-Business Suite Special Edition, Swiss biotech company Modex Therapeutics. The new package, which comprises the financial accounting, sales order management, inventory management and purchasing modules of the Oracle E-Business Suite, is designed to meet the needs of mid-market organisations by means of its affordability and speed of implementation. Available exclusively from participating Oracle partners, the Oracle E-Business Suite Special Edition comes pre-installed and pre-configured on a hardware server, and is ready for the customer to use upon its arrival. "We are now in the second wave of e-business, as smaller companies find they need to conduct business electronically with the early adopter large enterprises," said Sergio Giacoletto, Executive Vice President, Oracle Europe, Middle East and Africa. "E-business is maturing and proliferating, and today 40 percent of our European …