Computing: Oracle Snaps Up Open Source Software Firm
Oct 10, 2005, 13:45 (10 Talkback[s])
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"Oracle said today that it plans to increase support for open
source software development with the announcement that it will
acquire Finland-based Innobase OY, a developer of discrete
transactional database technology.
"Innobase OY's flagship offering, InnoDB, is distributed under
an open source licence. It is not a standalone product, but is
distributed as a part of the MySQL database..."