Oracle is the leader in Enterprise Performance Management (EPM), unifying Performance Management and Business Intelligence (BI), supporting a broad range of strategic, financial and operational management processes. Oracle provides a complete and integrated system for managing and optimizing enterprise-wide performance. This allows organizations to achieve a state of management excellence - being smart, agile and aligned - which provides competitive advantage and leverages their operational investments.Smart—Enable advanced integration that improves agility and lowers costs of ownershipAgile—Integrate information from your financial performance management, operational intelligence, and transactional applicationsAligned—Drive pervasive intelligence across the enterprise by linking strategic, financial and operational management processesCustomer driven enhancements to product lines: Oracle continues to support and invest in all its Application product lines. Customer input is driving innovations and enhancements for all future releases.Ongoing upgrade innovations: Reduced down time, shorter upgrade cycles, and proven upgrade paths and methodologies, ensure that upgrades are now simpler and more efficient.Lifetime support and no forced migrations: Our Applications Unlimited program and lifetime support policy provide customers with a choice of what platforms and releases to be on and when to upgrade based on your company's business needs, rather than forcing you to upgrade.Upgrade path to next-generation applications: Each of these new releases uptakes our Fusion technology. By staying current on these new releases you evolve closer to the next-generation applications, which are Fusion Applications.