"Oracle plans to release a free version of its database by
year-end in a move to compete more effectively at the low end of
"Oracle released a beta version of the product, called Oracle
Database 10g Express Edition, on Friday for 32-bit Windows and
Linux systems. The software can be downloaded free for development
and limited production use. It can also be distributed free with
third-party products from independent software vendors (ISV),
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