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PRNewswire: Oracle Launches iDevelop2000, Rallying Internet Developers Worldwide Around E-Business

May 05, 2000, 19:10 (0 Talkback[s])

"Oracle Corp. (Nasdaq: ORCL), the largest provider of software for e-business, today announced it will kick off its 24-city Oracle(R) iDevelop2000 conference series on May 16, 2000, at the Oracle campus in Redwood Shores. In its second year, iDevelop2000 is Oracle's premier event for the Internet developer community, and will feature sessions on building the latest e-business applications using the Oracle Internet Platform. This year, Oracle has invested $30 million into making iDevelop2000, "The Power To Develop," the world's largest Internet development conference series."

"iDevelop2000 participants around the world will attend track sessions taught by key technical experts from the Oracle product development team. Oracle instructors will provide in-depth information on using the Java, Linux and Extensible Mark-up Language (XML) capabilities within Oracle's latest software -- Oracle8i(TM) Release 2, Oracle Application Server, Oracle Portal Framework and Oracle Internet File System (iFS)."

"Oracle's worldwide iDevelop2000 conference series expects record attendance based on early registration and the continued, rapid growth of its developer community, which now tops 750,000 members. At the first iDevelop seminar in April 1999, Oracle's developer community was just over 200,000 members -- Oracle Technology Network has grown 350% in the last 12 months."

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