"Fujitsu this week announced an expanded collaboration with
Microsoft on servers for mainframe computing, but the Japanese
hardware giant is also investing in open source, paving the way for
a handful of new PostgreSQL functions that will benefit all of the
open source database's users.
"The Japanese company, folding Windows as well as Linux and
other open source into its mix of strategy, will support the
BSD-based PostgreSQL database with code contributions and
underwriting development that will be a part of version 7.5 of the
database, PostgreSQL core team member Josh Berkus said. It is
expected to be available before the end of the year..."