SOURCE: Oracle Corporation

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Oracle Corporation

January 27, 2011 08:00 ET

Green Mountain Power Selects Oracle Utilities Solutions to Improve Customer Service and Support Smart Grid Initiatives

REDWOOD SHORES, CA and COLCHESTER, VT--(Marketwire - January 27, 2011) - Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)

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  • "We are expanding our relationship with Oracle as we implement the technologies to achieve our smart grid goals going forward. GMP focuses hard on operational and organizational efficiency; we serve nearly 500 customers for every GMP employee -- a ratio which is more than double the industry standard for utilities our size. The expanded relationship with Oracle allows us to leverage our current Oracle foundation and stage our way to a complete build out of integrated applications that support our Smart Grid plans. Our Smart Grid plans will improve our customer service delivery while empowering our customers with information to understand their usage and choose programs to optimize their energy use and its environmental impacts," said Brian Otley, Green Mountain Power's Leader of Technology Operations and Smart Grid Program.
  • "Oracle is pleased that Green Mountain Power has selected Oracle Utilities' end-to-end software offering. The solutions will provide Green Mountain Power the out-of-the-box functionality and flexibility to take the next step in communicating effectively and efficiently with its customers, ultimately improving the overall customer experience," said Bill Vellante, group vice president, Oracle Utilities.

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About Green Mountain Power
Green Mountain Power ( generates, transmits, distributes and sells electricity in the State of Vermont. It serves more than 175,000 people and businesses.

About Oracle Utilities
Oracle Utilities delivers proven software applications that help utilities of all types and sizes achieve competitive advantage, business performance excellence and a lower total cost of technology ownership. Oracle Utilities integrates industry-specific customer care and billing, network management, work and asset management, mobile workforce management and meter data management applications with the capabilities of Oracle's industry-leading enterprise applications, business intelligence tools, middleware and database technologies. The software enables customers to adapt more nimbly to market deregulation, meet ever-evolving customer demands and deliver on environmental conservation commitments. Additionally, Oracle Utilities helps utilities prepare for smart metering and smart grid initiatives that enhance efficiency and provide critical intelligence metrics that can help drive more-informed energy and water usage decisions for consumers and businesses. For more information, visit

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