Press Release

Simply Hired Achieves Oracle Validated Integration with Oracle’s Taleo Business Edition

Integration Allows Recruiters and Human Resource Professionals to Attract Top Job Candidates

Sunnyvale, Calif. – May 14, 2013 – Simply Hired®, a Gold level member of Oracle® PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced it has achieved Oracle Validated Integration of its performance-based job advertising solution with Oracle’s Taleo Business Edition. Simply Hired operates one of the world’s largest job search engines, which connects candidates and employers through its powerful search engine platform and performance-based job advertising solution. The integration with Oracle’s Taleo Business Edition enables recruiters and human resource professionals to easily advertise their jobs on Simply Hired from within the Oracle interface, making it easier to reach top talent.

To achieve Oracle Validated Integration, Oracle partners are required to meet a stringent set of requirements that are based on the needs and priorities of the customers. More than 5,000 small to midsize businesses across the nation use Oracle’s Taleo Business Edition for talent management and recruitment. Simply Hired makes it easy for these businesses to advertise job listings directly from Oracle’s Taleo Business Edition, enabling recruiters and human resource professionals to efficiently reach top talent in both active and passive candidate pools. Talent management professionals can also take advantage of job listing distribution through Simply Hired’s Partner Network of many thousands of websites, as well as daily email alerts.

“Simply Hired is thrilled to receive Oracle Validated Integration status with Oracle’s Taleo Business Edition as it is reinforces our effort to make finding top candidates as easy as possible for talent management professionals,” said James Beriker, president and CEO, Simply Hired. “Simply Hired is committed to matching the right candidates to employers, and now the many employers who use Oracle’s Taleo Business Edition can take advantage of our massive candidate reach – more than 30 million monthly unique visitors – to find the best talent out there.”

“Oracle Validated Integration applies a rigorous technical review and test process,” said Kevin O’Brien, senior director, ISV and SaaS Strategy, Oracle. “Achieving Oracle Validated Integration through Oracle PartnerNetwork gives our customers confidence that the integration between Simply Hired and Oracle’s Taleo Business Edition has been validated and that the products work together as designed. This helps reduce risk and improves the implementation cycles for our joint customers.”

With more than 30 million unique visitors per month, Simply Hired provides candidates access to over eight million job openings across all job categories and industries. Through its powerful search engine platform, Simply Hired reaches candidates on the web, social networks, mobile devices, email and through many thousands of partner sites.

About Simply Hired
Simply Hired®, a product and technology company that operates one of the world’s largest job search engines, connects candidates and employers through its powerful search engine platform and performance-based job advertising solution. With more than 30 million unique visitors per month, the company provides candidates access to over eight million job openings across all job categories and industries and reaches candidates on the web, social networks, mobile devices, email and through many thousands of partner sites. The Sunnyvale, California-based company has twice been named a “Top Workplace” by The Bay Area News Group and is privately held with funding from Foundation Capital and IDG Ventures.

About Oracle Validated Integration
Oracle Validated Integration, available through the Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), gives customers confidence that the integration of complementary partner software products with Oracle Applications and specific Oracle Fusion Middleware solutions have been validated, and the products work together as designed. This can help customers reduce risk, improve system implementation cycles, and provide for smoother upgrades and simpler maintenance. Oracle Validated Integration applies a rigorous technical process to review partner integrations. Partners who have successfully completed the program are authorized to use the “Oracle Validated Integration” logo. For more information, please visit Oracle.com at http://www.oracle.com/us/partnerships/solutions/index.html.

About Oracle PartnerNetwork
Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) Specialized is the latest version of Oracle's partner program that provides partners with tools to better develop, sell and implement Oracle solutions. OPN Specialized offers resources to train and support specialized knowledge of Oracle products and solutions and has evolved to recognize Oracle's growing product portfolio, partner base and business opportunity. Key to the latest enhancements to OPN is the ability for partners to differentiate through Specializations. Specializations are achieved through competency development, business results, expertise and proven success. To find out more visit http://www.oracle.com/partners.

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