At OpenWorld 2019, Larry Ellison introduced Oracle Autonomous Linux

10 Things Larry Ellison Wants You to Know about Oracle Autonomous Linux

October 3, 2019
Linux is taking on a higher-profile role in the enterprise-cloud market. Following revitalized strategies from IBM Red Hat and  SUSE, Oracle chairman Larry Ellison figured it was high time to explain just how wonderful his own new version of Linux is. During a keynote at Oracle’s recent OpenWorld event, Ellison described in great detail the
Oracle chairman Larry Ellison and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella talk autonomous databases

Microsoft Versus Oracle on Autonomous Databases: Microsoft’s Approach

September 30, 2019
While Microsoft and Oracle have recently forged a broad partnership to help business customers work across both vendors’ clouds, there’s no question that Microsoft and Oracle will continue to compete aggressively in multiple areas. One of those highly competitive segments is the booming category of cloud-native databases. And since we’ve taken a close look at
Oracle CEO Safra Catz spoke about autonomous database and Amazon on a recent earnings call.

Oracle Imitates Amazon: Sells Autonomous Database via ‘Land and Expand’

September 17, 2019
Flipping his script on Amazon from trashing its database capabilities to admiring its sales strategy, Oracle founder Larry Ellison is emulating AWS’s “land and expand” approach as Oracle cranks up the sales engine for its revolutionary new Autonomous Database. This is a big deal for Oracle. Ellison has called Autonomous Database “the most exciting and
Larry Ellison says Oracle Autonomous Database is only the beginning

Hello, IBM and Microsoft: Larry Ellison’s Big Plans for Oracle Autonomous Database

September 16, 2019
Calling his new Autonomous Database “the most exciting and successful new-product offering in the history of our company,” Oracle founder Larry Ellison is expecting to trigger a massive wave of revenue growth for Oracle with a product he says every customer needs but no other vendor offers. Ellison delivered an extreme buildup for the industry’s
Cloud Wars Perspectives on Oracle Analytics

Oracle Analytics Creating ‘Continuous Analysis Workflow’ with Augmented Analytics

September 3, 2019
In today’s data-driven economy, Oracle believes its unique combination of SaaS applications, cloud database technology, and modern AI tools will allow it to deliver higher levels of business value and innovation than competitors can match. Oracle is looking to became a world leader in that field by pulling together those assets and expertise in a
Cloud Wars Perspectives with Oracle Analytics' Bruno Aziza

Oracle Analytics: Breaking the “Glass Ceiling” of Data Science

August 29, 2019
This episode is brought to you by Oracle. For this sponsored Cloud Wars Live conversation, I sat down for a talk with Bruno Aziza, Group Vice President of Oracle Analytics. To kick things off, Bruno explains how Oracle Analytics and AI can empower organizations to make faster and better decisions. That in turn helps companies
Cloud Wars Perspectives: Cloudera on our data-driven future

JASCI: Making Complex E-Commerce Look Easy With Oracle

August 16, 2019
This episode is brought to you by Oracle. For this sponsored Cloud Wars Live conversation, I sat down for a talk with Craig Wilensky. Craig is CEO at JASCI, a SaaS provider that specializes in warehouse management, order fulfillment, carrier shipping, and labor management software. JASCI also provides data and analytics, parcel shipping, machine learning,

#5 Oracle Jumps Ahead of #6 IBM in Cloud Wars Top 10 Rankings

June 25, 2019
Sparked by impressive quarterly results showing strong customer demand for its Autonomous Database, Oracle has jumped ahead of IBM in the Cloud Wars Top 10 rankings, moving from #6 to #5. In a more subtle but deeply significant factor, Oracle’s rise in the rankings is also tied to its recent stunning agreement with Microsoft. Their

How Oracle Is Becoming a Cloud Powerhouse: Larry Ellison’s All-In Bet on Autonomous Database

June 21, 2019
When Oracle’s stock hit an all-time high Wednesday, a major driver behind the company’s impressive fiscal fourth-quarter results and subsequent share-price surge was its revolutionary “self-driving” Autonomous Database. And along with that revelation come some essential questions: Why is this product, which has a decidedly unusual name and as of right now exactly zero competitors,
New insights about Autonomous Database from Larry Ellison on the Oracle Q4 earnings call

Oracle’s Blowout Q4: Autonomous Database Looks Like a Huge Success

June 20, 2019
After a year of relentless hype about its Autonomous Database, Oracle yesterday said booming demand for the self-driving database was a huge factor behind the company’s blowout numbers for the final quarter of its fiscal year. In just the 3 months ending May 31, Oracle customers and prospects ran 5,000 trials of the Autonomous Database,