CNET News: Is it Kill or Cure for Oracle's Database Buy?
Oct 14, 2005, 16:45 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Martin LaMonica)
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"Marten Mickos, chief executive of MySQL, got a phone call last
Friday with surprising news: Oracle was buying Innobase, a small
Finnish company with close ties to his open-source database
company. "Oracle President Charles Phillips was calling to voice
the company's 'good intentions' in the purchase of the five-person
outfit based in Helsinki..."