Oracle doubles pricing on cloud use in AWS which will ‘coincidentally’ make the high pricing of its own cloud look relatively cheap. Will customers lie down and take this ? Almost certainly, its hard to imagine a bigger commercial sucker than an Oracle customer – its hard to get rid of it once you have it and they love price increases (probably thinking it validates why they bought the product in the first place).
Oracle has changed the way it charges users to run its software in Amazon Web Services, effectively doubling the cost along the way.
Oracle effectively doubles licence fees to run its stuff in AWS • The Register : https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/01/30/oracle_effectively_doubles_licence_fees_to_run_in_aws/