SAN FRANCISCO -- Microsoft (MSFT - Get Report) CEO Steve Ballmer kicked off the launch of his company's long-delayed new database product Monday, touting its ability to serve large and small customers alike and to integrate with the software behemoth's other flagship products.In his speech at the Moscone Convention Center, Ballmer wasn't shy about his wish that the new offering will steal business away from database giant Oracle (ORCL - Get Report).
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