“I think what they did was absolutely evil,” Ellison said, putting the blame squarely on Page’s shoulders. “I don’t see how he thinks you can just copy someone else’s stuff.”
“He was our Edison. He was our Picasso. He was an incredible inventor,” Larry Ellison said today in an interview with CBS’ Charlie Rose.
And, he said, Apple without Steve Jobs is doomed to fail.
Pay for the richest 200 CEOs continues to rise, and it’s not usually tied very closely to their companies’ performance.
“Larry Ellison has done a lot of hand-waving about the cloud,” CEO Dave Kellogg told me this morning. “But I haven’t seen any traction for Oracle moving any existing products into the cloud. They’re trying, but their customers are getting there faster than Oracle is.”
Enterprise tech titans Oracle and Salesforce are putting aside their differences and entering into a nine year cloud partnership.
In a clear sign that the company is no longer a growth stock that investors buy for capital gains, Oracle increased its dividend 100 percent to $0.12 per common share, which will be paid in August.
The Los Angeles Times reports that the world’s third richest individual has set his sights on “billionaire beach,” and may have dropped anchor in the neighborhood.
Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and Apple are not just engines of technological innovation in America … they’re also the path to Forbes’ World’s Billionaires list. But there is a little catch — you gotta be a man.
Larry Ellison buys Hawaiian inter-island airline Island Air.
Orcale CEO Larry Ellison got $96 in compensation from his company during its fiscal 2012, but that’s nothing compared to what Apple’s Tim Cook received.
Software titan Oracle reported underwhelming quarterly results this afternoon, leading the company’s stock to drop more than 9 percent in after-hours trading.
Oracle plans to acquire cloud-based sales force automation and customer service company RightNow for $1.5 billion, the company announced Monday morning.
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison on Wednesday finally announced that his company would take the plunge into public cloud computing with Oracle Public Cloud. He made the announcement on stage at Oracle’s OpenWorld conference.
Oracle chief executive and fifth richest person in the world Larry Ellison is indisputably one of the most influential figures in Silicon Valley. He has also managed to spawn a generation of notable tech leaders, as you can see in this Oracle family tree infographic from SoftwareAdvice.
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