SOURCE: Oracle Corporation

Oracle Corporation

October 13, 2009 12:16 ET

Enterprise Holdings Drives Productivity and IT Management Efficiency With Oracle® Enterprise Manager

Benefits From Integrated Management Capabilities for Oracle Products in Migration From Legacy Systems to Modern Infrastructure

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - October 13, 2009) - Oracle OpenWorld - Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)

News Facts

  • Enterprise Holdings, parent company of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental, Alamo Rent-A-Car and WeCar, will be using Oracle® Enterprise Manager as a component of an Information Technology Service Management foundation program, a multi-year project designed to reduce cost and complexity in the IT infrastructure, improve operational efficiency, productivity and business visibility.
  • Enterprise Holdings is using Oracle Enterprise Manager to provide the central management and monitoring for 300+ Oracle Databases, including databases that power the company's car rental applications that support its worldwide business.
  • The Enterprise Holdings IT department benefits from the comprehensive management capabilities in Oracle Enterprise Manager, utilizing key performance management capabilities including monitoring, performance diagnostics and tuning, configuration management and change management. As a result, the Enterprise Holdings IT staff can proactively resolve potential performance issues quickly and without additional resources. This has improved the quality of service, significantly reduced critical alerts and increased productivity.
  • Oracle Enterprise Manager was selected as part of a company-wide migration from proprietary legacy software to an open, standards-based IT infrastructure. Prior to implementing Oracle Enterprise Manager, Enterprise Holdings found its legacy system monitoring software was lacking in-depth management capabilities for database environments.
  • In addition to Oracle Enterprise Manager, Enterprise Holdings has also implemented Oracle Database, Oracle Data Guard, Oracle Partitioning, Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle's PeopleSoft Enterprise Human Capital Management and Financial Management.

Supporting Quotes

  • "Oracle Enterprise Manager has considerably improved our ability to pre-empt situations that previously could have resulted in down-time, costly unplanned resource requirements and negatively impacted customer satisfaction," said John Young, Systems Architect, Enterprise Holdings. "With Oracle Enterprise Manager, our IT team can now do much more than in the past."
  • "Oracle Enterprise Manager has helped us raise visibility of best practices across the company, improving quality of service," said Rick Butler, Senior Manager, Enterprise Holdings. "Oracle Enterprise Manager has enabled us to provide more value to the business."

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