Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 11th Aug 2010 19:14 UTC, submitted by Cytor
Sun Solaris, OpenSolaris Due to me not working for OSNews these past eight weeks, I've been a bit out of the loop, as I didn't really follow technology news. I did notice that a lot is going on in OpenSolaris land, and today, Oracle has outlined what it has planned for Solaris 11 - and according to some, the fears about OpenSolaris' future were justified.
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RE: Is it bad? Not really.
by dagw on Thu 12th Aug 2010 10:46 UTC in reply to "Is it bad? Not really."
dagw
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Do not forget that Oracle do invest in Linux development


Oracle did invest in Linux development (and had their own distro), before they had their own in house OS to run their software on. Now that they have their own OS and no longer really need Linux I'd be very surprised if the investments continue. I don't think Oracle cares too much about customers running smallish databases on cheap hardware.

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