As of September 2007, Active Reasoning, Inc. was acquired by Oracle Corp. Active Reasoning, Inc. provides information technology controls automation software for information technology policy enforcement. The companyâ€™s solution collects data from the information technology infrastructure and change management system for validation, as well as detects and reconciles authorized changes, and uncovers the unauthorized changes and out-of-compliance activities that put the infrastructure at risk. Its solution also enables information technology organizations increase the reliability of information technology services, mitigate risk, enforce best practices, and ensure compliance. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in San Mateo, California with development offices in Shanghai, China.
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