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If IBM and Sun merge, watch out Oracle and SAP

IBM and Sun Microsystems are <a href="http://www.infoworld.com/article/09/03/18/Report_IBM_is_in_talks_to_buy_Sun_Microsystems-IDGNS_1.html">said to be in acquisition talks</a>, and if such a deal actually happens, it could change the course of not only IBM's but Oracle's and SAP's use of Java.

Written by Tom Sullivan19 March 09 04:37

CA to revive dormant database

Computer Associates International (CA) is looking to breathe new life into a long-quiet database and, in so doing, is gunning to make it perform better than Microsoft's SQL Server and Oracle's 10g.
CA plans to open source the Ingres database at LinuxWorld in San Francisco under its own CA Trusted Open Source License (CA-TOSL), CA executives revealed to InfoWorld last week during a meeting at CA headquarters here.

Written by Tom Sullivan28 July 04 22:00