eWeek: Will Red Hat Lose Powerful Friends with JBoss Buy?
Apr 11, 2006, 17:15 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Galli)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Steven J.
Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]
"Does Red Hat's acquisition of JBoss for $350 million conflict
with the very cozy relationship that has existed between Red Hat,
IBM and Oracle?
"Some analysts think it does.
"'IBM and Oracle now clearly see JBoss as a major competitive
threat and will be less likely to favor Red Hat going forward,'
said Scott Donahue of analyst firm Tier 1 Research, a division of
The 451 Group..."