Oracle OpenWorld 2009: Photo gallery

Oracle OpenWorld 2009: Photo gallery

Summary: There are large conferences, and then there is Oracle OpenWorld. A mega-conference that sees over 40,000 attendees descend on San Francisco.


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  • It wouldn't be an Oracle/Ellison event without a yachting reference or two. Ellison is backing the next US America's Cup challenger.

    Of further note is that the street that typically divides the North and South sections of the Moscone conference centre is closed and tents have been erected.

    (Credit: Chris Duckett/

  • San Francisco's weather was never far away.

    (Credit: Stephen Shankland/CNET

  • One of the pavilions found in most of the conference's many venues.

    (Exhibition Hall, Moscone South image by Oracle Corporate Communications, CC2.0)

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Chris started his journalistic adventure in 2006 as the Editor of Builder AU after originally joining CBS as a programmer. After a Canadian sojourn, he returned in 2011 as the Editor of TechRepublic Australia, and is now the Australian Editor of ZDNet.

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