For nearly three decades, Oracle Corporation, the world's largest enterprise software company, has provided software services and solutions that help organizations to run their businesses effectively, efficiently and proactively, by obtaining the most up-to-date and accurate information from their business systems. The coming together of Oracle and PeopleSoft marks a major turning point in the evolution of the software industry and a landmark highlight of the year 2005. The winning combination is now positioned to deliver a more competitive offering in the enterprise applications market and increase innovation with larger applications in R&D through renewed budgets. Today, Oracle is helping more governments and businesses around the world become information-driven than any other company. Read more about the three principles that let companies use high-quality information to collaborate, measure results for continuous improvement, align their stakeholders, and communicate a single truth to all their constituents.