Why Weʼre Different
We are not an Oracle partner,
and don't have any Oracle affiliations
Former Oracle LMS Auditors,
averaging 10+ years of experience each
Our Net Promoter Score is 90,
and we have over 70 client references
What We Do
Palisade Compliance is the leading independent provider of Oracle software and cloud licensing, contracting, cost reduction, and compliance advisory services.
Resource Knowledge Base
We aim to empower you in your dealings with Oracle. Our team of Oracle experts has designed a range of in-depth content to help you clearly understand the key problems around Oracle software and cloud licensing. You’ll learn best practice strategies for navigating the notoriously tricky Oracle waters and ultimately learn how to take control of Oracle.
Who We Serve
We service clients all around the world and work directly with CIOs, CFOs and General Counsel
An outdoor furniture manufacturer company followed Palisade’s suggestions and rearchitected their Oracle environment into a configuration more in line with Oracle’s policies. The company also converted some Oracle licensing, again at Palisade’s direction, and remediated what potential non-compliance risk remained. As a result of Palisade’s efforts, the liability was completely eliminated and the company proceeded with the acquisition.
Outdoor Furniture Manufacturer
Thanks to Palisade’s audit, advisory, and negotiation services, a multinational financial services company successfully negotiated a new Oracle contract that aligns with their financial goals and technology roadmap. In addition to the new contract, Palisade provided the company with insight into their licensing and usage that was unavailable before. This knowledge will enable the company to maintain their leverage with Oracle as the two companies continue to work with each other.
Multinational Financial Services Company
At the end of the engagement, the Midwest manufacturer was able to confidently proceed with third-party support and realize substantial cost savings. Just as importantly, the manufacturer feels prepared for the possibility of an audit, if that’s what the future holds.
Palisade served as a healthcare company’s advisor,managing the Fusion and GoldenGate ULA certification process and guiding it along the way. Palisade assessed the company’s architecture to identify what entitlements it was using and successfully certified at around 1,800 cores.
Healthcare Cost Management Provider
Ranging from Fortune 500
to small private firms
Our expertise expands across all
sectors of the stock market
We help Oracle customers
around the globe
From The Blog
The Oracle LMS Audit Final Report Is Not Final, Not Even Close
Craig Guarente | June 20, 2019
Oracle’s audit process, that is not defined anywhere in your contract, is up for negotiation at any time during the audit. This includes when Oracle issue’s its “final report”. Oracle LMS audit teams look at this “final report” as the end...Read More
City of Sunrise Firefighters Pension v. Oracle
Craig Guarente | June 11, 2019
I’ve been in the Oracle ecosystem for almost 25 years now. It’s difficult to surprise me when it comes to Oracle behavior. Some days I think that I’ve “seen it all” with Oracle. Then, however, I read something that makes me shake my hea...Read More
Your Self-Inflicted Oracle ULA Certification Mistake Will Cost You Millions
Craig Guarente | May 21, 2019
Oracle does not make the ULA certification process easy for their clients. Why should Oracle? When you certify your ULA to are effectively extricating yourself from a very restrictive contract opening the door to alternative technologies...Read More
Beware of Oracle’s New ULA Certification Trap – It’s Really a Stealth Audit!
Craig Guarente | May 16, 2019
If you have an Oracle ULA, be prepared for yet another certification trap that is being set by your friends at Oracle LMS/SIA (Oracle’s customer audit team). As if dealing with Oracle wasn’t difficult enough already, they find new an...Read More