TechWeb: Oracle Selects Dell As Linux PartnerJan 31, 2001, 16:03 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mark Hachman)
"Oracle is expected to announce Wednesday morning that the software company has selected Dell as its hardware partner for Oracle 9i development for Linux."
"As part of the deal, Dell Computer Corp. (stock: DELL) will establish a center this spring at its Round Rock, Texas, facility, where customers can develop and test Oracle-based applications for the Red Hat Linux operating system, and where Dell will ensure Oracle server configurations are tuned for Intel-based platforms."
"Oracle Corp. (stock: ORCL) also agreed to use Dell's PowerEdge servers and PowerVault storage systems in the development work. The collaboration is a partnership for Oracle, Red Hat, and Dell, designed to help customers shift their enterprise infrastructure to the combined Dell-Oracle-Red Hat platform."