TITLE

Oracle Lets Rival Salesforce.com Pitch its Customers

AUTHOR(S)
Finkle, Jim
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Channel Insider;10/9/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the invitation of Oracle Corp. of archrival Salesforce.com Inc.'s chief executive officer (CEO) Marc Benioff to speak at Oracle's annual customers' conference in the U.S. It notes that both companies vie for the nine billion U.S. dollars-a-year market control for software businesses. The invitation of Benioff is noted to have caused speculations considering that Oracle's Larry Ellison was kicked off by Benioff for competing with the software programs of Salesforce.
ACCESSION #
44682057

 

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