Oracle has no interest in hardware, but software, YES! He states Oracle has already beat IBM in software and speaks highly of Sun and their technologies, which is very involved in the US Government and Healthcare too.
In another announcement today, Oracle announced offering software as a service to mid size clients. BD
At a Churchhill Club event, Oracle CEO Larry Ellison talked to former Sun Microsystems President Ed Zander about Oracle’s recent acquisition of Sun Microsystems. He said he’d like to pattern the new Oracle after T.J. Watson Jr.’s IBM, combining both hardware and software systems.