Oracle to distribute Red Hat?

August 1, 2006

[From ZDNet UK]

Comments by Oracle chief executive Larry Ellison have sparked speculation across Wall Street that the database giant could become a Red Hat distributor.

In an interview with Forbes published last Thursday, Ellison reiterated statements made to the Financial Times in April, when he said that Oracle should distribute and support a full "stack" of software, including Red Hat Linux, the dominant Linux distribution to businesses.

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