Ellison reflects on Oracle history Summary: At Oracle OpenWorld in San Francisco, CEO Larry Ellison shares his insights into the company's 30-year history, including its contract with the CIA to build the first commercial relational database. November 12, 2007 -- 09:48 GMT (01:48 PST) Loading... Please wait. Topics: Storage, Data Centers, Data Management, Enterprise Software, Hardware, Oracle, Software Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.