Oracle's Worst Enemies
Neither Oracle nor its brash leader Larry Ellison have managed to claw their way to the top of the computer software and hardware heaps by making nice with industry players over the years. Oracle has engaged in plenty of cutthroat deals and cold calculations to keep growing beyond its bread-and-butter database niche and into other arenas such as ERP, CRM, supply chain management, mobile devices, servers and more. And along the way, the company has accumulated its fair share of foes. Here's a look at Oracle's worst enemies.