Should Oracle's Linux strategy be...Ubuntu?
Jun 26, 2009, 12:49 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Asay)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Ubuntu is the clear community choice in Linux distributions,
dominating Linux "desktop" adoption and also claiming a solid
foothold on enterprise servers. Unlike OEL or Novell's Suse, Ubuntu
comes with built-in enterprise momentum, albeit still at the
grassroots level. Oracle's sales force could sell Ubuntu as a
complement to Oracle technology, unlike OEL which is a difficult
"The spirit to sell OEL is willing, but the flesh is weak."