Oracle Shelves Larry Ellison’s Dream of Cloud Dominance

The company’s goal is no longer to dethrone Amazon Web Services but to remain competitive in databases and applications

Bloomberg Businessweek
Oct 9 · 8 min read
Larry Ellison, co-founder and executive chairman of Oracle Corp. Photo: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

By Nico Grant

Three years ago, Oracle Corp. Chairman Larry Ellison stood on a stage in San Francisco and pledged to catch Amazon.com Inc. in cloud…

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