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PRNewswire: Oracle and Red Hat Join Forces...

Sep 21, 1999, 14:02 (3 Talkback[s])

"Oracle Corp....today reaffirmed a strategic partnership between the two companies aimed at bringing quality products and support to the Linux community. To kick-off this relationship, Oracle and Red Hat jointly announced that Oracle has certified Oracle8i(TM) on Red Hat Linux , and that future Oracle product releases will also be certified on Red Hat as they become available. Oracle and Red Hat also announced a promotional offering of Oracle8i to Red Hat developers who register on Red Hat's corporate website, Red Hat.com...The offer will be available on redhat.com on September 27, 1999, and will include a membership to Oracle Technology Network...Oracle's developer site."

"Today's two announcements mark the first in a series of initiatives by these two market leaders to bring developers and ISVs the solid infrastructure they need to build Internet-based, enterprise-class applications. In addition to the Oracle8i distribution project, Oracle and Red Hat plan to roll out a series of jointly sponsored education and enablement programs this fall to ISVs and corporate developers, including webcasts, regional seminars and special training offers..."

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