Groupware Technology Achieves Oracle Partner Network Specialization for the Oracle Exadata Database Machine

Jun 02, 2011 (04:06 PM EDT)

CAMPBELL, Calif., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Groupware Technology, Inc., a leading information technology solution provider and award-winning Platinum level member in Oracle Partner Network (OPN), announced today that it has achieved the OPN Specialization for Oracle Exadata Database Machine.  Groupware is one of the first few OPN members to complete the stringent certification process to achieve the Exadata Specialization, which consists of seven pre-requisite specializations including Oracle Exadata and all the Oracle Database and Linux Specializations.

Groupware has achieved OPN Specializations including:

  • Oracle Data Warehousing
  • Oracle Database 11g
  • Oracle Database Performance Tuning
  • Oracle Exadata
  • Oracle Real Application Clusters
  • Oracle Enterprise Linux
  • Oracle Solaris

John Gray, group vice president, Technology Channel Sales at Oracle stated, "We congratulate Groupware on achieving OPN Specialization for Oracle Exadata.  Groupware made an early commitment to the Exadata platform and, through their integration lab and consulting expertise, they are delivering enhanced value to our customers with end-to-end solutions for data warehousing, business intelligence and online transaction processing."  

The company announced earlier this year that it had purchased and implemented an Oracle Exadata Database Machine in its state-of-the-art technology lab. Groupware's headquarters in Campbell, California is of the few places in the country where customers can assess and test the powerful unified server, storage and database software platform in a proof of concept environment.  Achievement of the Oracle Exadata Specialization and the consulting team's hands-on experience with the database machine make Groupware uniquely qualified to deploy, manage and ensure seamless migration of customers' mission-critical database functions to the Oracle Exadata platform.

"We have the high-level database and datacenter infrastructure expertise to help customers realize significantly improved database storage performance and increased manageability in large scale data warehousing applications," said Mike Thompson, CEO and president of Groupware.

Contact Info:
Beth Fox
Groupware Technology
503 781 1717

About Groupware Technology

Groupware Technology, Inc., headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, is a leading information technology solution provider with offices in Portland, Oregon and Seattle, Washington. The company provides enterprise technology solutions to its customers in commercial, healthcare and government markets.  Groupware specializes in storage, security, networking, enterprise systems and software. For more information, contact (408) 540-0090 or visit

About Oracle PartnerNetwork

Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized is the latest version of Oracle's partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle's growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit


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