Cheers to Oracle’s CIOs of the Year

Salud, cheers, 乾杯, proost! This year we celebrate CIOs across the globe—from Mexico and the Netherlands to Japan and the United States—for their ability to think creatively while maintaining an acute focus on both their customers’ happiness and their company’s success. We recognize these individuals…

High-Performance X7 Platform Generally Available

By: Karan Batta | Principal Product Manager During Oracle OpenWorld, we announced new compute instances based on our new “X7” hardware platform. These cutting-edge instances deliver on our vision to provide uncompromising performance and customer flexibility. Today, we’re excited to announce that these new instances are generally available in our…

Larry Ellison Reflects, Founder to Founder

Oracle hosted its Founder2Founder event during Oracle OpenWorld 2017, which brought together founders from Oracle’s global startup program, founders from Oracle acquisitions, and from throughout the Valley, for an intimate gathering at Larry Ellison’s San Francisco residence. More than 45 guests were raptly engaged as…

Oracle’s CX Cloud Helps Digital Transformation

By: Nathan Joynt  CX Cloud Business Group Content Director Business leaders realize that customer experience (CX) is the defining strategic imperative to delight customers, compete, and win in the modern digital age as control of the buyer-seller relationship has shifted in favor of the buyer. But…

5 Ways Oracle Keeps Its Cloud Platform Open

When Amit Zavery laid out the Oracle Cloud Platform roadmap at Oracle OpenWorld on October 2, one of the first themes he focused on was keeping that platform “open.” “This is something that we really believe is important,” said Zavery, senior vice president for Oracle…

Oracle’s Open Banking Platform Speeds Innovation

Investment money is pouring into startups that carve out and deliver financial services digitally, and CEOs of banks and financial services firms have gotten “digitization religion,” said Lou Celi, CEO of Roubini ThoughtLabs, during a session at Oracle OpenWorld 2017. “But like every religion, there’s…

Promises Cloud Services Should Keep

The old way of thinking about web systems? Nothing can go down, so we must build the ultimate cluster. The new way of thinking about third-party cloud services? Things go down, so we need to know how to deal with that. “I could say it’s…