The software giant drops 22 spots on the Global 500 this year as it fends off competition to its cloud storage business from the likes of Amazon and Google. But co-CEOs Safra Catz and Mark Hurd are attempting to meet the challenge head-on: Oracle has announced plans to invest heavily in artificial intelligence and automation, and this year launched a blockchain-as-a-service enterprise cloud platform. Revenue has held relatively steady, up 1.8%, since this time last year.
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