This year’s Web Summit was held in Lisbon, Portugal on November 6 through November 9. The Web Summit is a technology initiative and is considered the fastest growing technology conference in the world. Held annually since 2010, Web Summit has had over 60,000 attendees, from
In an interview with CNBC, and in the wake of Oracle posting record-setting fourth-quarter earnings, Mark Hurd discussed Oracle’s vision of directly infusing its cloud applications with artificial intelligence.
At this year’s annual Oracle OpenWorld conference, over 60,000 attendees from around the world joined Oracle thought-leaders, customers and partners to highlight and discuss advances in business and cloud-based technology. With a strong emphasis on emerging technology, 3,048 Oracle customers and partners hosted 2,311 sessions.
Oracle’s cloud applications are getting even smarter through Oracle’s new adaptive intelligent apps. Embedded directly into existing applications for Oracle Customer Experience Cloud, the addition of artificial intelligence provides more relevant information personalized to users and employees.
Oracle executive leadership, including CEO Mark Hurd, felt confident about surpassing cloud competitors following the release of Oracle’s quarterly financial report. The FY17 Q3 report showed significant growth in cloud revenue, specifically software-as-a-service (SaaS) and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) revenues that had grown more than three times
Innovation-starved companies stuck in today’s slow-growth economic environment can look forward to better days ahead, because tech spending is going to pivot quickly to unleash their full potential in ways that many executives don’t yet realize.