Bob Miner

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Robert Nimrod "Bob" Miner (December 23, 1941 – November 11, 1994) was an American businessman.wikipedia
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Oracle Corporation

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He was the co-founder of Oracle Corporation and the producer of Oracle's relational database management system.
Larry Ellison co-founded Oracle Corporation in 1977 with Bob Miner and Ed Oates under the name Software Development Laboratories (SDL).

Adeh, Urmia

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Both of his parents came from Ada, a village in West Azerbaijan Province, northwest Iran, and had migrated to the US in the 1920s.
* Bob Miner; both parents were Iranian Assyrians from Adeh/Ada.

Ed Oates

Bob Miner left Ampex soon thereafter to found a company called Software Development Laboratories with Ed Oates and Bruce Scott, with Larry Ellison joining the company several months later.
He co-founded Software Development Labs in August 1977 with Larry Ellison, and Bob Miner.

University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

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Bob Miner graduated in 1963 with a degree in mathematics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
The alumni of the university have created companies and products such as Netscape Communications (formerly Mosaic) (Marc Andreessen), AMD (Jerry Sanders), PayPal (Max Levchin), Playboy (Hugh Hefner), National Football League (George Halas), Siebel Systems (Thomas Siebel), Mortal Kombat (Ed Boon), CDW (Michael Krasny), YouTube (Steve Chen and Jawed Karim), THX (Tomlinson Holman), Andreessen Horowitz (Marc Andreessen), Oracle (Larry Ellison and Bob Miner), Lotus (Ray Ozzie), Yelp! (Jeremy Stoppelman and Russel Simmons), Safari (Dave Hyatt), Firefox (Joe Hewitt), W. W. Grainger (William Wallace Grainger), Delta Air Lines (C. E. Woolman), Beckman Instruments (Arnold Beckman), BET (Robert L. Johnson), and Tesla Motors (Martin Eberhard).

Robert Mailer Anderson

His daughter Nicola Miner is married to author Robert Mailer Anderson.
Married to the heiress Nicola Miner (daughter of Oracle Corporation cofounder Bob Miner), he is a former board member of the San Francisco Opera, and SFJAZZ.

SFJAZZ Center

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The SFJAZZ Center's auditorium is named after Miner.
The performance space is the Robert N. Miner Auditorium, with a sound system by Meyer Sound Laboratories.

Relational database

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He was the co-founder of Oracle Corporation and the producer of Oracle's relational database management system.

Cicero, Illinois

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Bob Miner was born on Dec 23, 1941 in Cicero, Illinois, to an Iranian Assyrian family.

Assyrians in Iran

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Bob Miner was born on Dec 23, 1941 in Cicero, Illinois, to an Iranian Assyrian family.

West Azerbaijan Province

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Both of his parents came from Ada, a village in West Azerbaijan Province, northwest Iran, and had migrated to the US in the 1920s.

Iran

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Both of his parents came from Ada, a village in West Azerbaijan Province, northwest Iran, and had migrated to the US in the 1920s.

Larry Ellison

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In 1977 Bob Miner met Larry Ellison at Ampex, where he was Larry's supervisor.

Ampex

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In 1977 Bob Miner met Larry Ellison at Ampex, where he was Larry's supervisor.

Edgar F. Codd

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It was at this time that Ed Oates introduced Miner and Ellison to a paper by E. F. Codd on the relational model for database management.

Relational model

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It was at this time that Ed Oates introduced Miner and Ellison to a paper by E. F. Codd on the relational model for database management.

Pleural cavity

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Bob Miner was diagnosed in 1993 with pleural mesothelioma, a rare form of lung cancer caused by exposure to asbestos.

Mesothelioma

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Bob Miner was diagnosed in 1993 with pleural mesothelioma, a rare form of lung cancer caused by exposure to asbestos.

Lung cancer

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Bob Miner was diagnosed in 1993 with pleural mesothelioma, a rare form of lung cancer caused by exposure to asbestos.

Asbestos

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Bob Miner was diagnosed in 1993 with pleural mesothelioma, a rare form of lung cancer caused by exposure to asbestos.

Napa, California

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His wife Mary is the founder and owner of Oakville Ranch Vineyards, a Napa winery.

Oracle Database

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Larry Ellison and his two friends and former co-workers, Bob Miner and Ed Oates, started a consultancy called Software Development Laboratories (SDL) in 1977.

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