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SearchDatabase: Open Source Databases Climb Corporate Ladder

Apr 28, 2004, 08:30 (11 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Loftus)

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"Analysts are telling companies committed to open source software that the time is right to consider an open source database server. Vendors like MySQL and SleepyCat are adding more enterprise-class functionality to the software, and that could eventually threaten the hold Oracle, IBM and Microsoft have on the market.

"Noel Yuhanna, a senior analyst for Cambridge, Mass.-based Forrester Research, Inc., said most enterprises are now looking for alternatives to database products supplied by the big three--Oracle, Microsoft and IBM..."

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