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Oracle And Open Source

Jun 16, 2007, 04:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by William Hurley)


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"Today a scheduling miracle happened--for once I was in the same town as the event I was invited to--and I got to hear Omar Tazi speak to a local Oracle users group about open source. Omar gave an excellent presentation, and clarified several points that often confuse folks when they try to relate Oracle and open source.

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"I hear this all the time. People think that Oracle has created their own distribution of Linux. Not true. Oracle Unbreakable Linux is simply a support program that provides enterprises with world-class, global support for Linux. In most cases, Oracle customers are looking for a single scapegoat, and blaming Oracle for Linux fits their 'one throat to choke' requirements..."

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