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 Curt Monash

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Curt Monash has been an industry, product, and/or stock analyst since 1981, specializing in the areas of database management, application development tools, online services, and analytic technologies
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posted in April 2009

It's Time to Strengthen MySQL Forkers

4/21/2009
I think Oracle will do a better job with MySQL product development than Sun has. But of course that's a low hurdle. And so it leaves open the questions: What should and/or will be the most widely adopted code lines of MySQL (or other open source DBMS)?

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First Thoughts on Oracle Acquiring Sun

4/20/2009
Wow... And during the week of the MySQL conference, too... Oracle is saying all the right things about being committed to all product lines and technologies. On the whole, this is believable... Oracle mentions OpenStorage prominently. Makes sense. Integrating DBMS with storage is Oracle's high-end DBMS future (e.g., Exadata)...

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