SearchEnterpriseLinux: Migration Prep, Part 1: When to Switch from MS SQL to MySQL
Mar 22, 2005, 10:00 (13 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jan Stafford)
"What is the number one reason why businesses start
looking for alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server?
"Mike Sheffey: The number one reason businesses
start looking for alternatives to Microsoft SQL Server is cost. IT
organizations are becoming more focused on business value and are
asking questions: 'Are our software investments beyond our needs?
Are there cheaper alternatives which are the right size for our
specific needs and do not lock us into a long-term relationship
with a vendor?'