Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ: ORCL), the largest provider of software for e-business, today announced the SafeSwitch Program for Sybase, a data and application migration program for Sybase customers who wish to reduce their financial exposure and technology reliance on the Sybase database. PaineWebber Inc., Raytheon and Universal Studios are a few of the many customers that have already opted to migrate from Sybase to the Oracle(r) database. PaineWebber previously announced that it would switch nearly 500 of its database servers from Sybase to Oracle to support 25,000 users in areas such as electronic commerce, private client, foreign exchange and trading applications. To assist customers with their data and application migrations, Oracle is offering a downloadable migration workbench kit for data migration as well as consulting services for application migration.

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