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Pros
"The most valuable features are the low-code RAD, performance, and intuitive design.""It's a very old product, and therefore, very seldom do you need to get in contact with technical support for issues. It's very stable."

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"With this solution, we can provide the managerial-level reports to show them the profits, losses, company expenses, and assets."

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Cons
"The solution could improve by having a web-style rendered UI.""It's quite an old product. It may be easier to use if it were a web application."

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"The GUI could use some improvement."

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Questions from the Community
Top Answer:It's a very old product, and therefore, very seldom do you need to get in contact with technical support for issues. It's very stable.
Top Answer:It's quite an old product. It may be easier to use if it were a web application.
Top Answer:Oracle Forms is a control system for letting persons in and out through card readers.
Top Answer:With this solution, we can provide the managerial-level reports to show them the profits, losses, company expenses, and assets.
Top Answer:The GUI could use some improvement. The pricing can be reduced and some changes could be made to the interface.
Top Answer:The primary use case is for financial and Health care reporting.
Ranking
1st
out of 14 in Software Components
Views
1,175
Comparisons
467
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
198
Rating
5.5
2nd
out of 14 in Software Components
Views
703
Comparisons
435
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
364
Rating
8.0
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Overview

Oracle Forms, a component of Oracle Fusion Middleware, is Oracle's long-established technology to design and build enterprise applications quickly and efficiently. Using the latest version can easily integrate with nearly any modern or legacy technology application requires. Whether application needs to include authentication using Oracle Access Manager, or communicating with Web Services, or running reports in Oracle Reports or Oracle BI-Publisher, or even working with Microsoft Office tools, Oracle Forms can get the job done. Powerful desktop applications delivered with the easy and scalability of a web applications.

Oracle Reports, a component of Oracle Fusion Middleware is Oracle's award-winning, high-fidelity enterprise reporting tool. It enables businesses to provide instant access to information to all levels within and outside of the organization in a scalable and secure environment. Oracle Reports consists of Oracle Reports Developer - a powerful, declarative WYSIWYG reports design tool and a JEE 5 based Oracle Reports Server with multi-tier architecture to access any data sources, generate reports in any popular format for web and paper, and to burst and distribute reports to any destination. Oracle remains committed to the development of this technology, and to the ongoing release as a component of the Oracle Fusion Middleware platform.
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Cologne Data, Jubilee Life, Shikun Binui Group, DTE Energy
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Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company24%
Comms Service Provider17%
Government15%
Educational Organization6%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company19%
Government15%
Comms Service Provider11%
Financial Services Firm8%
Company Size
REVIEWERS
Small Business38%
Midsize Enterprise38%
Large Enterprise25%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business16%
Midsize Enterprise18%
Large Enterprise66%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Small Business21%
Midsize Enterprise12%
Large Enterprise67%

Oracle Forms is ranked 1st in Software Components with 2 reviews while Oracle Reports is ranked 2nd in Software Components with 1 review. Oracle Forms is rated 5.6, while Oracle Reports is rated 8.0. The top reviewer of Oracle Forms writes "Intuitive design, good performance, and helpful low-code environment". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Oracle Reports writes "Stable, easy to set up, and easy to work with". Oracle Forms is most compared with , whereas Oracle Reports is most compared with .

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