Kaneta, Larry Ellison?s yacht (Oracle) seen in Antibes
Even if stock exchange prices of companies of the “new economy” have collapsed, big computer fortunes are still strong. The case of Larry Wilson, the CEO of Oracle and one of the legends of the Silicon Valley. Early September, on the dock of billionaires in Antibes’ port, one of the most attracting yachts was the “Kaneta”, Larry Ellison’s ship long of 80 feet. The founder of Oracle, who has set the Internet strategy for his databases software five years ago, has been credited with $26 million by the magazine Forbes He is ranked 4th in the 2001 international standings of the richest men of the world.