CNET News: Oracle Claims Yahoo as Linux Convert
Mar 22, 2007, 12:00 (1 Talkback[s])
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"Oracle Chief Executive Larry Ellison announced the company's
first prominent Linux customer Tuesday: Yahoo. But Red Hat hasn't
been pushed aside at the Internet company.
"Ellison cited the Yahoo deal as the first real evidence of
progress from Oracle's high-profile attack on Linux leader Red Hat
that began in October. Oracle is cloning Red Hat Enterprise Linux,
selling support for less than Red Hat's list prices..."