Oracle’s Larry Ellison says Amazon’s database is like a semi-autonomous car: ‘You get in, you start driving, you die’ (ORCL, AMZN)

Larry Ellison, Oracle’s co-founder, executive chairman and chief technology officer, took the stage at the company’s OpenWorld keynote and came out swinging against Amazon. Ellison claimed that Oracle’s autonomous database is “infinitely” ahead of Amazon’s database. Ellison also announced the Oracle Generation 2 Cloud, which has more privacy and security built in and is now available for new customers.

Larry Ellison, Oracle’s executive chairman and chief technology officer, spent much of his time on

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