CA Offers $1 Million to Open Source Community for Ingres Toolkit Development
August 9, 2004[From Computer Associates International, Inc. ]
ISLANDIA, N.Y., August 4, 2004 - Computer Associates International, Inc. (NYSE: CA) today announced the Ingres® Million Dollar Challenge, an unprecedented offer to the open source community to develop migration toolkits for Ingres r3, which was released today under the CA Trusted Open Source License.
Under the terms of the offer, open source developers are invited to create solutions that enable users of Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, Sybase Adaptive Enterprise Server, IBM DB2 Universal Database, Informix and/or MySQL to migrate to the Ingres r3 database platform. Qualifying solutions will be eligible for cash awards of up to $400,000, with a total purse of $1 million.
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