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PRNewswire: Oracle(R) Goes Retail With Oracle8i(TM) on Linux

Aug 10, 1999, 21:06 (0 Talkback[s])

"Channel Agreement With Macmillan USA Brings Oracle's Leading Internet Platform To Linux Developers"

"Oracle Corp.... today announced a strategic relationship with Macmillan USA to package the Oracle8i(TM) database on Linux as part of a retail bundle for Internet developers and customers. Macmillan USA will oversee the packaging, promotion and sale of the Oracle8i on Linux bundle, managing the distribution of these packages to various retail and online stores worldwide."

"Macmillan USA is the world's largest computer book publisher and third-largest operating system publisher. Macmillan's retail distribution network includes outlets such as CompUSA, Fry's Electronics, Microcenter and Egghead.com. The Oracle8i on Linux bundle will package Oracle's Internet platform technology with an Oracle(R) Technology Network membership and Macmillan's value-added books and electronic reference materials."

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