The speculation over the shipping date for E-Business Suite Release 12 is over. Oracle is hosting an event on January 31st to announce Release 12. The R12 event is part of a 24 hour program that also includes the release of Peoplesoft Enterprise 9.0, Siebel Release 8.0, JDE EnterpriseOne 8.12, and JDE World A9.1. The overall event is billed as "5 New Releases. 6 Continents. 24 Hours." You can learn more here.