ERDAS Highlights Oracle 11g Based Solutions at Oracle OpenWorld 2008
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ERDAS Highlights Oracle 11g Based Solutions at Oracle OpenWorld 2008

Norcross, GA - September 19, 2008 - ERDAS announces its participation in the Oracle OpenWorld conference, September 21-25, 2008 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco , California .

Exhibiting in booth #206 in Moscone South, ERDAS is showcasing ERDAS APOLLO 2009 and ERDAS ADE, enabling users to utilize Oracle 11g features, including the ability to store Georasters, mosaic imagery and edit topological network features.

“Oracle OpenWorld is an important event, bringing together Oracle’s strategic partners empowering enterprises to make the most of information,” said Christopher Tucker, Senior Vice President, Americas and National Programs, ERDAS. “Oracle offers the only spatial database capability that is natively integrated into a fully functional, massively scalable, highly secure, enterprise RDBMS. ERDAS’ native integration with Oracle Spatial and Oracle Application Server guarantees that our enterprise customers can meet and exceed their business goals with geospatial business solutions.”

ERDAS APOLLO 2009 is a new generation Geospatial Business System that eliminates the walls between GIS, photogrammetry and remote sensing, extending geospatial data to business applications throughout an organization. ERDAS APOLLO solves the business problems associated with managing and serving large volumes of geospatial data located and distributed across an organization. An alternative to existing market solutions, ERDAS APOLLO simplifies the utilization of vector, raster and terrain data. Supporting numerous geospatial data formats, ERDAS APOLLO seamlessly integrates with existing GIS environments and business applications. ERDAS APOLLO leverages existing business systems, including the Oracle database for persisting intelligent metadata and application specific information.

ERDAS ADE includes real-time web-based and mobile applications, combining Oracle Spatial and the ability to edit geospatial and business data in connected or disconnected environments. Completely integrated with the Oracle Database and Oracle Application Server technologies, ERDAS ADE seamlessly integrates application connectors in the Oracle Fusion Middleware SOA Suite and Oracle Enterprise Applications (including Oracle E-Business Suite, Peoplesoft, Siebel and JD Edwards) with field-based location information.

Oracle OpenWorld is an opportunity for businesses and individuals to showcase and explore the latest innovations in Oracle applications and solutions. The program will have over 1,600 sessions with services, industry and technology tracks.

For more information about Oracle OpenWorld, please visit For more information about ERDAS, please call +1 770 776 3400, toll free +1 877 GO ERDAS, or visit


ERDAS creates geospatial business systems that transform our earth's data into business information, enabling individuals, businesses and public agencies to quickly access, manage, process, and share that information from anywhere.

Using secure geospatial information, ERDAS solutions improve employee, customer and partner visibility to information, enabling them to respond faster and collaborate better. It also means better decision-making, increased productivity and new revenue streams.

ERDAS is a part of the Hexagon Group, Sweden . For more information about ERDAS or its products and services, please call +1 770 776 3400, toll free +1 866 534 2286, or visit .


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