"Oracle Executive Vice President Chuck Phillips presented a
primer on Oracle's grid computing strategy in his keynote at
OracleWorld Monday but shed little light on specific details about
the vendor's forthcoming 10G software stack...
"Phillips said Oracle has been working toward grid computing for
some time, and that 10G is the 'culmination' of its strategy rather
than a new one for the company. 'We've been talking about this for
years,' he said.
"The reason grid computing has become a popular notion in the
industry and can be deployed is that several forces in the IT
climate have converged, Phillips said..."