Oracle is #1 RDBMS for 2011

Oracle is #1 RDBMS for 2011

In a report published on Oracle website, Oracle is #1 RDBMS for year 2011.

Gartner 2011 Worldwide reported almost 49% revenue share came from Oracle. Gartner also reported that Oracle grew at 10%, exceeding both the industry average (16.3 percent) and the growth rates of its closest competitors.

Oracle is also the #1 in worldwide RDBMS software revenue share and it holds more revenue share than its seven closest competitors combined.

IBM is at the second spot with 20.2% market share followed by Microsoft at 17%. The following table shows the revenue market share for top RDBMS vendors. It seems like compare to year 2010, SAP and Oracle has gained but Microsoft has lost some share.