News / Utah / 

Utah offers incentives for Oracle expansion

Utah offers incentives for Oracle expansion

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- State officials are offering more than $15 million in incentives to get software giant Oracle Corp. to expand in Utah.

The incentive was approved by the Governor's Office of Economic Development Board on Friday. It's aimed at locating a $260 million data-storage center in West Jordan. The operation would have about 100 full-time employees.

State officials said Utah isn't the only location under consideration by Oracle.

The state incentive package is contingent on West Jordan providing a local incentive.

Information from: Deseret News

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics



Catch up on the top news and features from, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast