"Oracle Corporation... today announced that Emirates Industrial
Gases LLC, a leading producer and distributor of industrial,
medical, and speciality gases, has selected Linux as the deployment
platform for Oracle E-Business Suite which will centralize and
streamline the company's financial systems, manufacturing processes
and distribution activities.
"The gas provider intends to automate its external and internal
systems, increasing employee productivity and overall cost control.
The company is also deploying Oracle Collaboration Suite on Linux
to enhance collaboration between its employees, suppliers, partners
and customers via Oracle Collaboration Suite's email, file
management and calendaring capabilities.
"The comprehensive automation initiative will see Emirates
Industrial Gases deploy Oracle Process Manufacturing to optimise
production of its gas products; Oracle Purchasing, Oracle Order
Management, Oracle Inventory, and Oracle Business Intelligence to
link supply and demand while responding more efficiently to
customer needs; and Oracle Financials to create greater financial
visibility across its different lines of business..."