For Oracle It’s About The Machine Not The Fantasy Of A New World

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http://techcrunch.com – For Oracle, it’s about the machine, not the user; this became abundantly clear this week at Oracle Open World. Oracle talks the cloud talk but what the company is really doing is protecting its base and building engineered systems that, by all accounts, is extraordinary technology. But its principles are wrong. I see little proof of humanity. What I do see are calibrated machines – homogenous and stacked in Oracle’s shiny red brand. But maybe that’s what people want in the end. For me, that is depressing as hell and counter to the swell of innovation that pushes me back (IT news)