In recent interviews, Oracle CEO Mark Hurd offered his analysis of the fast-growing cloud sector.
Oracle CEO Mark Hurd estimates that in 10 years, all enterprise development and testing of IT systems—so-called dev-test—will be done using cloud-based platforms, infrastructure, and software.
VideoIn an exclusive interview, Mark Hurd, CEO of Oracle Corp, details Oracle's cloud strategy and how it’s mounting an aggressive challenge to public cloud service providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Salesforce and Workday, while its legacy enterprise competitors such as EMC and SAP scramble for survival in a [...]
At Oracle CloudWorld, Oracle CEO Mark Hurd maintained that cloud computing allows companies to shift IT spending toward creative technology projects and more innovation, rather than spending a large chunk of budgets on routine IT ta...
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Oracle CEO Mark Hurd told CIOs that as they lead the shift to the cloud at their companies, they will have to master three pillars of executive leadership.
Companies' transitions to the cloud is driven by need for a secure, reliable environment with easy, rapid innovation, said Oracle CEO Mark Hurd.
Mark Hurd, CEO of Oracle, delivered his “Vision 2 […]
Intel CEO Brian Krzanich took the stage Sunday night with Oracle CEO Mark Hurd during the opening night at Oracle's tech conference. The two companies have been partners for decades but now, they have a new common competitor: IBM. This...Show More Summary
Oracle Corp.’s founder and longtime chief executive Larry Ellison made $63.6 million in 2014, and new co-CEOs Safra Catz and Mark Hurd saw increases largely tied to stock compensation from their new posts.
Oracle CEO Mark Hurd says that cloud computing offers advantages to companies looking to not only increase revenues, but also to avoid being disrupted by more-empowered consumers and more-nimble competitors.
After Carly Fiorina was fired as HP's CEO in 2005, Seton Hall University business professor Dr. A.D. Amar did a deep on what went wrong. His conclusion? “Fiorina took credit for HP’s comeback, which went on after she was fired from HP and was a result of Hurd’s efforts," he says. Show More Summary
For decades the enterprise technology industry has been dominated by "experienced" people: Think Oracle's Larry Ellison (now joined by Mark Hurd and Safra Catz), Cisco's John Chambers (now joined by Chuck Robbins), SAP's Bill McDermott, Salesforce's Marc Benioff, Infor's Charles Phillips, HP's Meg Whitman, IBM's Ginni Rometty. Show More Summary
Oracle on Thursday officially acknowledged that it had hired former HP star Dave Donatelli. Donatelli will be running Oracle's hardware business, reporting to former HP CEO Mark Hurd, who is now one Oracle's two CEOs. We reported in March month that Donatelli was leaving HP for Oracle. Show More Summary
Universal Cable Productions has extended its exclusive deal with Gale Anne Hurd's Valhalla Entertainment. The original pact three years ago marked one of UCP’s first pod agreements. It has yielded a series order for straight-to-series...Show More Summary
When Safra Catz and Mark Hurd appeared before press at Oracle’s first media day on Thurs. to talk about Oracle’s transition toward a cloud computing company, two other CEOs loomed large despite their absence from the room. Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder of Oracle and now its chairman, didn’t appear before [...]
Some time ago, we heard an oddball story about Oracle CEO Mark Hurd. The man is so addicted to Starbucks, we were told, that he's constantly stopping his limo when he sees a Starbucks and asking his assistant to run out and buy him coffee. Show More Summary
As we mark the second anniversary of TV writer Henry Bromell’s death, one of his final works is taking a step to the screen. USA Network has given a pilot order to Falling Water, a supernatural thriller from Bromell, Brotherhood creator...Show More Summary
In September, nearly four years to the day after joining Oracle, Mark Hurd became CEO, a job he's sharing with Oracle's other CEO, long-time finance chief, Safra Catz. We were told in no uncertain terms that their title was not "co-CEO," but simply "CEO," by the way. Show More Summary