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The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which analyst Bryan Hinmon and advisor Charly Travers discuss topics across the investing world.

Oracle's $30 billion in sales doesn't make it a lumbering giant -- the company behaves like a scrappy upstart fending off its competition. Bryan and Charly dig into the company and conclude that there are a few reasons Oracle looks like a great buy today in light of its constant battles with other tech bellwethers and cloud solution providers.

The emergence of mobile computing isn't a new story, but there's still plenty of opportunity for savvy investors to cash in on this once-in-a-lifetime trend. We already know many of the largest players well, but some of the best ways to play this shift are still under the radar. To expose our readers to these companies, the Fool recently wrote a free report detailing three unknown ways to play the mobile revolution. We made it absolutely free to our readers as well, so click here to access: "3 Hidden Winners of the iPhone, iPad, and Android Revolution." The report is free today but won't be forever, so check out your copy today by clicking here. Enjoy, and Fool on!

At the time this article was published Bryan Hinmon, CFA, owns shares of Microsoft. Charly Travers has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of International Business Machines, Microsoft, and Oracle.Motley Fool newsletter services recommendSalesforce.com, Microsoft, and TIBCO Software. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.

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