RE: Sun + Oracle = Ra?

From: Johnson, William L (TEIS) <"Johnson,>
Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2009 09:26:26 -0400
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Hmmm...appliances...that would eliminate a lot of mistakes made by inexperienced admins when setting up a new environment....may actually make sense...don't some companies like Teradata already do that today?

-----Original Message-----
From: [] On Behalf Of Stephen Booth Sent: Monday, April 20, 2009 9:13 AM
Subject: Re: Sun + Oracle = Ra?

2009/4/20 Dba DBA <>:


>> I think they want to sell you everything as a package. By the OS, Server,
>> database, Web server from us, oh and we also run the Java standard from us
>> also.

According to the page linked from the original mail they want to sell pre-integrated systems. Everything from the bare metal, silicon and spinning rust through to the application front end is made by Oracle. Presumably, in some cases, this could be delivered as an appliance.


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Apparently I'm a "Eierlegende Woll-Milch-Sau", I think it was meant as
a compliment.

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