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InfoWorld: Oracle's Red Hat Support Spells Trouble for Sun

Oct 31, 2006, 16:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Neil McAllister)

"It wasn't the Oracle-branded Linux that many were expecting. In a way, it was something much worse.

"A collective gasp rose up from the blogosphere following Larry Ellison's keynote at last week's Oracle OpenWorld conference. To many, Oracle's decision to offer full, enterprise-class support for RHEL (Red Hat Enterprise Linux)--including software updates but sans Red Hat branding--was a direct attack on the leading Linux vendor. Red Hat's stock plummeted in response..."

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