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IBM Invests in EnterpriseDB

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

IBM Takes Stake in Open Source Database Vendor IBM is joining EnterpriseDB’s C round of venture financing which in total raises $10 million for the open source database vendor. Andy Astor, CEO of EnterpriseDB, noted that IBM’s was one of four groups participating (including Charles River Ventures, Fidelity Ventures, Valhalla Partners) in this current financing [...]

Cloud Computing Vendors A to Z

Thursday, March 20th, 2008

I HAVE A REVISED VERSION OF THIS POST… Cloud Vendors A to Z (Revised)

Oracle offered as much as $850 million for MySQL

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2008

Oracle offered as much as $850 million for MySQL What’s $150 million among billionaires?

Yesterdays Observations on Sun/MySQL

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

There were quite a few interesting blogs yesterday on the MySQL aquisition by Sun. Here is a short list of interteting comments from some of my favorite bloggers: Mark Hinkle raises the question could a JBOSS EnterpriseDB be next. Coté points out that the MySQL aquistion puts Sun in a good position for cloud computing. [...]

Sun Buys MySQL for Around 1 Billion

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Sun to Buy MySQL Sun will pay approximately $800 million in cash for all of MySQL’s stock and assume about $200 million in options.