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Could Open Source Fuel the Next Bubble

Oct 22, 2007, 21:45 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mark R. Hinkle)

"This gets me to thinking...

"With the Yahoo! acquistion of Zimbra for $350 million and the Citrix acquisition of Xensource for $500 million is there an impending feeding frenzy for open source companies? It wasn't that long ago that Red Hat bought JBoss and Oracle acquired Sleepycat. Maybe these are just the beginnings of a bigger trend.

"So back to the boys from Redmond, so who does Microsoft buy and why...?"

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