Oracle in a recent statement has announced Dr. Vishal Sikka, founder, and CEO of the AI Company Vianai Systems, as the Board of Directors for Oracle. Before starting Vianai, Vishal was a top executive at SAP and the CEO of Infosys. Oracle Database which is considered as the heartbeat of every significant company as appointed a new board member to add more business values and adapt change.
"Today, Oracle is the only one of the big four cloud companies that offers both Enterprise Application Suites and Secure Infrastructure technologies in a single unified cloud. Oracle's unique position in both applications and infrastructure paves the way for enormous innovation and growth in the times ahead. I am excited to have the opportunity to join the Oracle Board, and be part of this journey,” stated Dr. Vishal Sikka.
"Vishal is one the world's leading experts in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning," said Oracle Chairman and CTO Larry Ellison. Dr. Vishal is an expert in basic AI technologies which are considered as the key foundational elements of the Oracle Cloud's Autonomous Infrastructure and Intelligent Applications. Vishal's expertise and experience make him ideally suited to provide strategic vision and expert advice to our company and to our customers. He will be the most welcome addition to the Oracle Board.