France has been active in the startup accelerator business for a few years with corporate accelerators alongside corporate venture initiatives, privately held accelerators, and State supported accelerators. The objective for all of them is to help startups grow faster and steadier. Yet, the impacts of such initiatives are still to prove their value generation for all stakeholders since there is no clear success out of it. Maybe the ones launched by IBM and Oracle in the last few days would change the game as they are focusing on providing deals to the startups instead of advisory for their first baby steps. Continue reading IBM and Oracle to disrupt the corporate accelerator business in France?