Mark Hurd

Bloomberg Interview

Cory Johnson with Bloomberg sits down with Oracle CEO Mark Hurd for an in-depth interview at the company’s headquarters in Redwood City, CA for their Bloomberg Best series.

Hurd discusses Oracle’s transition to the cloud, rising competition, his relationship with customers and Oracle’s evolving sales team.




Mark Hurd on LinkedIn: Digital Disruption Can Make Business Leaders – Or Break Them

By Mark Hurd

The vast majority of companies and corporate leaders are unprepared for disruption, even at this late date. Nearly three-quarters of companies respond to digital disruption only after the second year of its occurrence, according to CapGemini research published last year. And only 14% of executives believe their companies are “ready to effectively redesign […]

Mark Hurd TEDx Talk on Securing Data

Mark Hurd, the chief executive officer of Oracle Corporation, took the TEDx stage at Wake Forest University to share his thoughts on what is going on in the IT world and what each person can individually do to protect their data. Hurd estimated that one half of all data in the world was created in […]

Mark Hurd on Dominance In A Tough Market

Oracle CEO tells CNBC’s Jim Cramer in an exclusive interview that Oracle’s accelerating revenue growth stems from its cloud-based offerings. He said the cloud is not cannibalizing Oracle’s on-premise businesses but augmenting them, giving Oracle a huge competitive advantage. As Oracle’s cloud solutions improve, so, too, does Oracle’s sales force in selling them.

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Mark Hurd Talks to Silicon Angle About the Cloud

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd spoke to Silicon Angle’s John Furrier about the state of the cloud and competition. Among the highlights:

“The ability now to integrate structured data and unstructured data, and do it in near real-time so that you can make a decision on something based on early indicators and then merge and integrate it […]

Mark Hurd on LinkedIn: How Discovering Obscure Patterns Leads to Valuable Insights

The magic of data mining and analytics is in discovering patterns and correlations that intuitive judgment could never divine: the finding, say, that 30-somethings who shop for silk shirts also tend to buy hybrid cars. Or that late-morning credit card purchases are more likely to be fraudulent than those made in the afternoon.

This data-based discovery […]

Mark Hurd Talks Tennis with Sports Illustrated

In this week’s episode of the SI Tennis Beyond the Baseline Podcast, Sports Illustrated executive editor and host Jon Wertheim talks with co-CEO of tech company Oracle Mark Hurd about his college tennis career, the ATP and WTA tours and more.

A former college tennis player at Baylor University, Hurd is still very involved in […]

Mark Hurd Interview on Tennis

In an interview by John Marks, Mark Hurd discusses the transformation of tennis while cheering for Baylor University. The Hurd Tennis Center hosts the NCAA Championships this weekend. Mark Hurd is honored to have the biggest college tennis tournament at Baylor University in Waco, Texas.

He is proud of Baylor and describes this honor as […]

Mark Hurd on Loyalty & The Multi-Generational Workforce

Oracle CEO Mark Hurd discusses the challenge of recruiting and retaining workers in a multi-generational workforce that have varying priorities and feelings of loyalty to their organization. Presented at Oracle HCM World 2015.

Mark Hurd: millennials are future-oriented and technology-driven

We are going against the grain and I am frankly going against the data that says to me that it is going to be hard to keep these kids engaged and to keep them driving forward. But for us, it is a chance to be different and a chance to be unique, it is a […]