Oracle OpenWorld conference gets underway in San Francisco
October 04, 2011
Security, white gloves and a gleaming trophy are setting the tone at Oracle's Openworld Conference, which kicked off Sunday night in San Francisco. Attendees could admire the America's Cup trophy for yacht racing and watched CEO Larry Ellison be presented with a World Series ring from the San Francisco Giants. A heavy hardware pitch by Ellison did not go over well with everyone.