Technology helped BMW Oracle win back the America's Cup

Summary:Larry Ellison, Oracle CEO, received the keys to the city of San Francisco as part of celebrations marking the return of the Aemerica's Cup sailing trophy...

This weekend I joined in the celebrations in San Francisco for the return of the America's Cup sailing trophy. Larry Ellison, ORacle CEO and the owner of the team, received the keys to the city.

He also spoke about building a sailboat racing center in San Francisco bay, and also abut the technology that helped beat the Swiss.

Topics: CXO, Oracle, Tech & Work


In May 2004, Tom Foremski became the first journalist to leave a major newspaper, the Financial Times, to become a full-time journalist blogger. He writes the popular news blog Silicon Valley Watcher--reporting on the business of Silicon Valley. Tom arrived in San Francisco in 1984, and has covered US technology markets for leading comput... Full Bio

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