Tale of the Tape: Ellison vs. Benioff in the Battle for the Cloud

Updated: October 06, 2011

In a battle of the billionaires, Larry Ellison of Oracle and Marc Benioff of Salesforce.com squared off over competing visions of the cloud computing market. The battle started with Ellison canceling Benioff's OpenWorld keynote address and ended when Benioff staged a PR coup by holding his talk anyway at an alternate location across the street from the Oracle show.

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