TikTok Selects Oracle as 'Trusted Technology Partner'

ByteDance rejects Microsoft's bid to buy social video app

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Oracle has been chosen as ByteDance’s “trusted technology partner” for TikTok in the U.S., the technology company told Adweek today, though neither Oracle nor TikTok clarified what that relationship would look like.

TikTok confirmed that it has submitted a proposal the social video app believed “would resolve the administration’s concerns” over user privacy without necessitating the sale of the platform, but did not give exact details about what was put forward in the plan.

Oracle spokesperson Greg Lunsford touted the California-based tech firm’s decades-long experience in “providing secure, highly performant technology solutions” in a statement.



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