Telecommunications giant migrates databases to Oracle Exadata Cloud @ Customer to consolidate critical business systems and develop next-generation communications services

MADRID and AUSTIN, Texas, September 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / РOracle and Telefonica Espa̱a today announced a multi-year collaboration to accelerate the adoption of the cloud by the telecommunications company and the development of new communications services for consumers and businesses.

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Telefonica will migrate the bulk of its Oracle database systems to Oracle Exadata Cloud @ Customer, creating a dedicated on-premise cloud platform to support the provisioning and delivery of new services, as well as operational and business systems. essentials of Telefonica, including its BSS and OSS. platforms and applications, business intelligence systems, CRM, invoicing and revenue management.

The collaboration is part of a multi-year initiative by Telefonica to consolidate the technological infrastructure that underpins its communications network into a shared open-standard platform designed to support its growing portfolio of digital services , including new services around the Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G and co-hosted services with independent software vendors and network partners.

Oracle Exadata Cloud @ Customer is an on-premises deployment option of Oracle Exadata Cloud Service that is delivered as a managed cloud service in Telefonica’s own data centers, allowing Telefonica to consolidate critical systems into a single platform while meeting data residency regulations, meet latency requirements and help significantly reduce operating costs.

Oracle plans to provide a secure and highly available Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) platform that enables Telefonica to integrate data into all of its operations to streamline the development and delivery of new services; increase service capabilities with technologies such as AI and machine learning; and allow services to be adapted according to market demand.

“Digitization and connectivity are reshaping the way we work and live, and Telefonica is transforming its business to support our customers in this new world. As we exploit these new opportunities, we need to consolidate and simplify our technology infrastructure to make us more agile, more agile and more adaptable, and this is where our collaboration with Oracle comes in, ”said Fidel Jesús Fernández, Director of technologies and IT transformation, Telefonica España. “Oracle Cloud @ Customer gives us the flexibility we need to create a robust and scalable cloud platform in our own data centers that is scalable and resilient to meet the changing needs of our business. “

“Telecommunications companies must reinvent their business models as they evolve in customer expectations, capture new markets and become both service providers and enablers. Telefonica is one of the companies at the forefront of this change, and we are excited to bring the power and flexibility of Oracle Cloud @ Customer to support Telefonica and its partners as they deliver the next generation of services. to consumers and businesses, ”said Albert Triola, Senior Vice President Support Renewal Sales EMEA & Country Leader, Oracle Spain.

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