Oracle Corp. engages in the provision of products and services in the field of information technology. It operates through the following segments: Cloud and License, Hardware, and Services. The Cloud and License segment markets, sells, and delivers applications, platform, and infrastructure technologies. The Hardware segment comprises of hardware products and hardware-related software products including Oracle Engineered Systems, servers, storage, industry-specific hardware, virtualization software, operating systems, management software, and related hardware services including hardware support. The Services segment comprises of consulting services, advanced support services, and education services. The company was founded on June 16, 1977 by Lawrence Joseph Ellison, Robert Nimrod Miner, and Edward A. Oates and is headquartered in Redwood City, CA.