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danielrech
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10/13/2011 | 2:21:39 PM
re: Oracle's Stack Is Engineered For Investors, Not Customers
This article is stating the obvious. Any company ran by Larry Ellison will be investor-oriented.
ZUrlocker
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10/14/2011 | 3:22:12 PM
re: Oracle's Stack Is Engineered For Investors, Not Customers
The company president (Safra Katz) and it's former co-president (Charles Philipps) both came from Wall Street. They have done a great job optimizing the company for the things that Wall Street cares about: margins and growth. I don't think either Safra or Charles ever worried about customers. They have done a fantastic job building a very profitable company, but they aren't technologists. So why is anyone surprised by this?
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10/17/2011 | 5:01:58 AM
re: Oracle's Stack Is Engineered For Investors, Not Customers
A true and rarely told story, good article.


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