REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Feb 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) --
BroadVision, Inc. (Nasdaq:BVSN), an innovative provider of e-business and enterprise social networking solutions, today announced that BroadVision(R) K2 version 8.2 solutions have achieved Oracle Exadata Ready, Oracle Exalogic Ready, and Oracle SPARC SuperCluster Ready status through Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). Today's announcement demonstrates support for BroadVision K2 version 8.2 solutions with Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, Oracle SPARC SuperCluster, Oracle Solaris 11 and Oracle Linux. BroadVision is a Gold level member of Oracle PartnerNetwork.
BroadVision K2 solutions are comprehensive and scalable e-business platforms that power some of the world's most sophisticated public and private Web sites. The solutions include:
Business Agility Suite (BAS) -- allows organizations to interact with visitors through a portal with personalized views of information, resources, and business processes stored in diverse internal and external legacy systems.
Commerce Agility Suite (CAS) -- enables organizations to create a unique online environment to transact more business throughout the entire sales process, from lead generation to sales execution to customer support.
BroadVision eMerchandising -- designed to be extremely flexible so that it can support the most creative discount schemes; it does not assume a specific merchandising or selling model.
Financial Agility Suite (FAS) -- redefines customer service and engagement models by enabling financial institutions to acquire, interact, and engage customers on mobile platforms, social media channels, and enterprise social networks.
Oracle Exadata Ready, Oracle Exalogic Ready, and Oracle SPARC SuperCluster Ready are part of the Oracle Exastack Ready program which allows partners, such as BroadVision, to be recognized by Oracle for developing, testing, and tuning their applications on Oracle Exadata, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, and Oracle SPARC SuperCluster engineered systems. Oracle Exadata delivers extreme performance and is the ideal database platform for OLTP applications, data warehouses as well as the varied and unpredictable workloads of cloud computing. It is a complete package of servers, storage, networking, and software that is scalable, secure, and redundant. Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud is hardware and software engineered together to provide extreme performance, reliability, and scalability for Oracle, Java, and other business applications, while delivering lower TCO, reduced risk, higher user productivity and one-stop support. Oracle SPARC SuperCluster is an efficient multi-purpose engineered system, delivering extreme efficiency, cost savings, and performance for consolidating mission critical applications and rapidly deploying cloud services. Oracle Solaris 11 brings the reliability, security, and scalability of enterprise OS to the cloud, allowing customers to run their most demanding enterprise applications in private, hybrid, or public clouds. Oracle Linux brings the latest Linux innovations to market, delivering extreme performance, advanced scalability, and reliability for enterprise applications, at a lower cost.
The Oracle Exastack Ready program recognizes BroadVision as having applications that leverage the latest Oracle technology to better support joint customers.
"BroadVision is pleased to achieve Oracle Exadata Ready, Oracle Exalogic Ready, and Oracle SPARC SuperCluster Ready status," said Peter Chu, Vice President of Strategy, Products, and Marketing at BroadVision. "Our BroadVision K2 customers will benefit from having innovative solutions that leverage the latest Oracle technology for greater agility and flexibility for their business."
"When partners such as BroadVision leverage the latest component products of Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, and Oracle SPARC SuperCluster as the foundation for their applications, they benefit from a complete, integrated, and cloud-ready infrastructure that will help them utilize new features and functionality and drive innovation," said Chris Baker, Senior Vice President, Worldwide ISV and OEM Sales at Oracle. "We are pleased to see BroadVision achieve Oracle Exadata Ready, Oracle Exalogic Ready, and Oracle SPARC SuperCluster Ready status as this significant milestone helps equip them to deliver superior value to customers."
About the Oracle Exastack Program
The Oracle Exastack program helps enable Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and other members of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) to rapidly build and deliver faster, more reliable applications. Leveraging the Oracle Exastack program, qualifying OPN members have access to Oracle performance experts and dedicated labs for testing and tuning their applications on Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud and Oracle SPARC SuperCluster. With Oracle Exastack Optimized and Oracle Exastack Ready status, partners will receive access to corresponding Oracle branding, logos and related benefits to effectively differentiate their offerings. Customers can be confident when selecting Oracle Exastack Optimized applications that they are supported, and have been tested and tuned with the goal to achieve optimal performance, scalability and reliability. Also part of the program, Oracle Exastack Ready is dedicated to helping ISVs run their solutions on the latest major release of Oracle Exadata Database Machine, Oracle Exalogic Elastic Cloud, Oracle SPARC Super Cluster and their component products, including Oracle Database, Oracle WebLogic Server, Oracle Solaris, Oracle Linux and Oracle VM. These products provide partners with a lower cost and high performance infrastructure for database and application workloads across on-premise and cloud based environments. To find out more, visit http://www.oracle.com/partners/goto/exastack
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 http://www.oracle.com/partners.
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Driving innovation since 1993, BroadVision (Nasdaq:BVSN) is an innovative provider of e-business and social networking solutions for organizations seeking to grow profitably by improving online business processes through invited participation and social interaction. Our solutions - including Clearvale, the world's first network of networks for the socially driven enterprise -- enable mission-critical e-business for next-generation organizations around the globe. The customers benefiting from BroadVision solutions include Aeroxchange Ltd., Centre for Railway Information Systems, Controller General of Defence Accounts, Iberia, Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Company, Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd., Malayala Manorama Co. Ltd., Promart Retail India Pvt. Ltd., SINA, SOFTBANK TELECOM Corp., Thomas Cook India Ltd., Vodafone, and more. Visit www.BroadVision.com for more details.
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