Monday Feb 17, 2014

Mark Hurd On LinkedIn: The CEO's Perfect Storm: Demographics, Data, Devices

Perfect storm? Try this: Up to 40% of today's workforce will retire in the next 10 years. Data volumes are growing by about 40% each year. And the connection of tens of billions of devices to the internet is about to push data volumes to unprecedented levels. In his most recent LinkedIn Influencer blog post, Mark Hurd taps these three factors as CEOs' biggest challenge for 2014 and beyond. Unless company leaders can "get out in front of these disruptive forces and exploit them to create new and higher-value products and services, smarter and more-capable workforces, and more-intimate engagements with customers," they're about to enter a downward spiral. Read this fascinating post, and make sure to follow Mark Hurd on LinkedIn to take advantage of his valuable insights!

Wednesday Nov 06, 2013

CNBC Exclusive: Mark Hurd On BT Win, Oracle Growth, And Investing In The Cloud

CNBC Europe recently interviewed Mark Hurd on Oracle's growth strategy and cloud investments, using our BT HCM Cloud win as a jumping-off point. When the CNBC panel misstated that cloud is “a new line for Oracle,” Mark responded, "Larry has been driving at this longer than anybody, and it shows in the products and the portfolio we have today." Case in point? Our BT win. Share this wide-ranging interview with partners today.

Wednesday Oct 16, 2013

Follow Mark Hurd On LinkedIn & Read His Latest Post: Why CEOs Must Become CX Evangelists

CEOs have a big challenge on their hands. Many are trying to handle the urgent demands of customer service with core business process that are often 15 or even 20 years old. "It's the equivalent of taking a tricycle to a Formula One race," says Mark Hurd in his most recent LinkedIn Influencer blog. With modern technology empowering consumers, CEOs need to future-proof their companies by focusing on the customer. Share this post and invite customers to follow Mark for more valuable insights.

Tuesday Sep 17, 2013

Follow Mark Hurd On LinkedIn

Joining the ranks of such thought leaders as Barack Obama and Bill Gates, Mark Hurd was recently invited to become a LinkedIn Influencer. LinkedIn Influencer blogs are powerful platforms for the most influential voices of our time. Check out Mark's first blog post, "Enterprise IT's New Mandate: Drive Austerity and Innovation," where he discusses the tremendous impact modern IT can have on business performance and value, by driving customer-focused innovation and lowering costs.

Monday Feb 25, 2013

Webcast Replay: Oracle Acquires Eloqua

Oracle has recently completed its acquisition of Eloqua, a leading provider of cloud-based marketing automation and revenue performance management software. The combination is expected to create a comprehensive customer experience cloud that helps companies like yours, transform the way they engage, support, and service their customers. Watch the Mark Hurd webcast replay to learn more.