DataMirror Corporation

DataMirror Corporation

July 19, 2007 09:23 ET

DataMirror Announces Support for Oracle® Database 11g

Real-time data integration for improved business agility and higher productivity

NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK--(Marketwire - July 19, 2007) - DataMirror® (TSX:DMC) today announced that it has extended its real-time data integration solutions to support Oracle® Database 11g. The scalability enhancements in Oracle Database 11g coupled with DataMirror's high performance Changed Data Capture (CDC) technology, helps companies react to critical business events as they occur and gather business intelligence in real time.

As a Certified Partner in the Oracle PartnerNetwork and an active participant of the Oracle Database 11g beta program, DataMirror provides real-time data integration across Oracle and heterogeneous environments without impacting system performance. By ensuring that data is consistent, accurate, and up-to-date across disparate systems within an organization, businesses are able to increase their productivity and make better decisions faster, increasing their bottom line.

"DataMirror is very excited to support Oracle Database 11g," said Stewart Ritchie, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales, DataMirror. "With the enhancements in business intelligence and data warehousing feature sets, customers are able to derive more value from their corporate data. DataMirror complements this architecture by integrating data bi-directionally between Oracle and other applications quickly and efficiently so businesses can respond faster to capture the full value of their data."

"Oracle Database 11g delivers an extensive set of new features and capabilities," said Willie Hardie, vice president of Database Product Marketing at Oracle. "Joint customers, benefiting from leading-edge technology innovations from both Oracle and our partners, are able to maximize the potential of their business with more timely and accurate information that leads them to capture hidden revenue opportunities and to improve their service levels."

DataMirror products integrate virtually seamlessly in Oracle environments and provide real-time data integration into Oracle systems from other relational databases - such as SQL Server, DB2, UDB and Sybase on a range of platforms including OS/400, z/OS, AIX, Solaris, HP UNIX, Linux and Windows.

For more information about DataMirror's solutions for Oracle environments, visit

About Oracle Database 11g

Oracle Database is the only database designed for grid computing. With the release of Oracle Database 11g, Oracle is making the management of enterprise information easier than ever; enabling customers to know more about their business and innovate more quickly. Oracle Database 11g delivers superior performance, scalability, availability, security and ease of management on a low-cost grid of industry standard storage and servers. Oracle Database 11g is designed to be effectively deployed on everything from small blade servers to the biggest SMP servers and clusters of all sizes. It features automated management capabilities for easy, cost-effective operation. Oracle Database 11g's unique ability to manage all data from traditional business information to XML and 3D spatial information makes it the ideal choice to power transaction processing, data warehousing, and content management applications.

About Oracle PartnerNetwork

Oracle PartnerNetwork is a global business network of more than 19,500 companies who deliver innovative software solutions based on Oracle software. Through access to Oracle's premier products, education, technical services, marketing and sales support, the Oracle PartnerNetwork program provides partners with the resources they need to be successful in today's global economy. Oracle partners are able to offer their customers leading-edge solutions backed by Oracle's position as the world's largest enterprise software company. Partners who are able to demonstrate superior product knowledge, technical expertise and a commitment to doing business with Oracle qualify for the Oracle Certified Partner levels.

About DataMirror

DataMirror (TSX:DMC), a leading provider of real-time data integration, protection and event detection solutions, improves the integrity and reliability of information across all of the systems that create and store data. DataMirror's flexible and affordable integration solutions allow customers to easily and continuously detect, translate, and communicate all information changes throughout the enterprise. DataMirror helps customers make better decisions by providing access to the continuous, accurate information they need to take timely action and move forward faster.

More than 2,200 companies have gained tangible competitive advantage from DataMirror software. DataMirror is headquartered in Markham, Canada, and has offices around the globe. For more information, visit

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Copyright 2007 DataMirror Corporation. DataMirror, Transformation Server, Transformation Server/ES and the DataMirror family of related marks are registered trademarks of DataMirror Corporation. DataMirror and the DataMirror logo are registered in the U.S. Patent and Trademark office, the Canadian Intellectual Property Office, and may be pending or registered in other countries. All other products and services mentioned are trademarks of their respective companies.

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