Former Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka is now a part of Oracle’s board. He has been nominated by the board of directors of Oracle. Sikka has also launched an AI start-up titled as Vianai Systems recently. He is now a leading name in the field of AI and Machine Learning.
As a part of his new role, Sikkha will be offering guidance to Oracle in developing its business value in a fast-changing technological environment.
“Vishal is one of the world’s leading experts in AI and Machine Learning,” said Larry Ellison, CTO and Chairman, Oracle. “His expertise and experience makes him ideally suited to provide strategic vision and expert advice to Oracle and its customers.”
Before the launch of Vianai, Sikka had been leading top executive at SAP and the CEO of Infosys.
“Vishal clearly understands how Oracle’s Gen2 Cloud Infrastructure, AUtonomous Database, and Applications come together in the Oracle Cloud to help our customers drive business value and adapt to change,” said Safra Catz, CEO, Oracle said.
Oracle’s current position in the market with regards to its applications and infrastructure ensures that by leveraging the right kind of new technologies, the company will have a balanced growth in the future of work. ]