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Andy Jassy, CEO of Amazon Web Services.

Amazon’s consumer business just shut down its last Oracle database, and says that it reduced its costs by 60% doing it

Amazon's consumer business, which includes Amazon Prime, Kindle, and Alexa, has moved off Oracle databases to Amazon Web Services' own.
Bill Gates (left) and Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella told a cute joke about what it’s really like to work with Bill Gates

Satya Nadella said that when he gets an email from Gates on the weekend, his first instinct is not to open it.
WeWork

These are the programming languages that are used by America’s most valuable startups, from Airbnb to WeWork

Coding Dojo published data on the programming languages and frameworks that the top unicorns use, like WeWork, Juul, Airbnb, and SpaceX.
Werner Vogels, CTO of Amazon

Watch Amazon engineers celebrate as its warehouse fulfillment team shuts off its last Oracle database

Amazon CTO Werner Vogels congratulated the Amazon Fulfillment teams for moving off Oracle's databases to Amazon's own.
Oracle co-founder, chief technology officer and executive chairman Larry Ellison

A huge Amazon warehouse Prime Day outage may have been caused by moving off Oracle’s databases

On Prime Day, one of Amazon's warehouses in Ohio experienced a technical outage. The major reason for this was Amazon moving off of Oracle's databases to its own.
Oracle executive chairman Larry Ellison

Larry Ellison: Oracle’s fancy new ‘autonomous’ database is coming in January, and it will crush Amazon

Ellison is so confident, he's offering a written guarantee that Oracle's new database will cost less than Amazon's competing offering.

A DNA-testing company is offering patients a chance to help find a cure for their conditions

Invitae hopes that by having patients input their own information, it could create a better starting point for researchers.

26 Oracle rock-star engineers changing the company

Oracle has a reputation for its hard-driving salesforce and growth by acquisitions. But at its core, Oracle is an engineering company that builds its own stuff.

Amazon could cut prices and launch a super-fast database to take on Oracle and SAP next week

Amazon is hosting its annual AWS re:Invent tech conference next week and there's one rumored new product that could be interesting to Oracle and SAP customers.