Oracle users swing to Linux

May 12, 2003

[From NEWS.com.au]

Many administrators at Oracle's latest database user conference are considering moving corporate applications with database servers to run on the Linux operating system.

In a survey of about 100 IOUG (International Oracle Users Group) members, about half indicated they were interested in running mission-critical Oracle databases on Linux.

Rich Niemiec, president of the Chicago-based IOUG and chief executive of TUSC, an Oracle support and services company, said the figure was up 15 per cent from a year ago.

The article continues at http://www.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,4057,6422563%255E15321,00.html