Oracle Wraps Up G-Log Buy
Oracle finalizes its acquisition of G-Log, a logistics and transportation management software developer.Oracle on Thursday announced it has wrapped up the acquisition of G-Log, aka Global Logistics Technologies, a logistics and transportation management software developer that Oracle announced it was buying in September. G-Logs software allows users to plan, optimize, execute and analyze supply chains. Users can also chart and execute logistics planninga process still conducted, in many cases, on a white board. Oracle Corp. foresaw the acquisition as a way to boost its capability to provide a more comprehensive supply chain management and logistics suite of products.
"With the acquisition of G-Log, customers will now have access to proven best-in-class transportation and logistics capabilities combined with comprehensive, world-class capabilities in ERP [enterprise resource planning] applications and technology infrastructureall from the same vendor," said Oracle Senior Vice President of Application Development Rick Jewell, in a statement.