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Complete one paragraph profiling each company's business including information, such as a brief history, where they are located, number of employees, the products they sell, etc. Please reference any websites you used for the Profiles on the Bibliography tab.

Oracle

The Oracle headquarters are in Redwood Shores, Redwood City, California, United States and they have 132,365 employees that currently work for them. Oracle is apart of the enterprise software, computer hardware industry. They are publicly traded as NYSE:ORCL S&P 500 Component on the stock market. These are the products Oracle provides “Oracle Applications, Oracle Database, Oracle Enterprise Manager, Oracle Fusion Middleware, servers, workstations, and storage.”

The company was founded on June 16, 1977 in Santa Clara, California, U.S. by Larry Ellison, Bob Miner, and Ed Oats. The main people of the company today are Larry Ellison Chairman & CTO, Jeff Henley Vice Chairman Safra Catz, CEO, and Mark Hurd, Oracles revenue, operating income, net income, total assts, and total equity are in the billions and they serve people world wide. Oracle also has a large number of subsidiaries they work with. Oracle’s main website is www.oracle.com and it’s a really easy website to follow and understand.

Microsoft

Microsoft is located in Redmond Campus, Redmond, Washington, U.S. and they have 118,584 employees that currently work for them. They are in the industry of computer software, consumer electronics, and computer hardware. They are also a publicly traded company on the stock market as NASDAQ:MSFT, Dow Jones Industrial Average Component, NASDAQ-100 Component, and S&P 500 Component. These are the products that “Microsoft provides Windows, Office, servers, Skype, Visual Studio, Dynamics, Azure, Xbox, Surface, mobile, and more.” They also provide many different services such as MSN,…...

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