Re: Future of Oracle RDBMS?

From: joel garry <>
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2010 09:54:44 -0700 (PDT)
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On Mar 22, 6:01 am, Mladen Gogala <> wrote:
> On Mon, 22 Mar 2010 04:27:12 -0700, John Hurley wrote:
> > As long
> > as Larry and gang are able to buy out competitors ( even the open source
> > one ) and kind of continually muddy the waters it looks like full speed
> > ahead for Oracle.
> Just like HMS "Titanic": full speed ahead in muddy (OK, icy) waters. I
> have no crystal ball, I can't say what will happen to Oracle. Que serra,
> serra, whatever will be, will be, the future is not ours to see...
> At any rate, having Larry Ellison being portrayed by someone like
> Leonardo di Caprio wouldn't be the worst possible fate.
> --

Humphrey Bogart played Captain Queeg... how 'bout those steel balls, eh?


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