Oracle will target the small-business dot-com market todaywhen it unveils a suite of database and Internet technologies and services bundled together for startup Internet companies. The promotional package will carry a $9,995 price tag.
The Oracle.com Suite includes the Oracle8i database, Oracle Application Server, the Jserver Java engine incorporated into Oracle8i, the JDeveloper Java development toolkit, and the WebDB browser-based content development and publishing system. Oracle.com Suite customers will also have the option of purchasing computer-based education courses and Oracle technical support.
Oracle says the suite is designed to provide startups with a complete platform for building and deploying business applications on the Internet. The package is expected to be available later in September.