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eWeek: Will Red Hat Lose Powerful Friends with JBoss Buy?

[ 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…”

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