Oracle License Liabilities and Their Impact on Financial Reporting

A firm that plays a central role in operations of the global telecommunications infrastructure and provides solutions to private, government, and non-governmental organizations uses Oracle as a key part of its operations.

The organization’s Oracle landscape had developed over several decades. It used Oracle databases and middleware as a foundation for dozens of targeted solutions for the communications industry. The environment had evolved during the tenure of multiple IT executives, and the CFO was concerned because the Oracle licensing policies were inconsistent.

Request this case study to find out how Palisade Compliance was able to help the CFO understand the firm’s Oracle licensing landscape and uncover any additional liabilities. This was crucial so the CFO could make accurate and defensible financial disclosures externally as well as internally to the audit committee of the board of directors.