Ubuntu comes knocking on Oracle's door

September 14, 2007

[From vnunet]

Canonical has stated that its Ubuntu Server needs increased support from independent software vendors and system builders.

Ubuntu is best known for its desktop Linux distribution which Dell ships on its consumer Linux desktop PCs, but the group is seeing increasing interest in its server version that was launched in 2005.

Certification for third-party applications such as Oracle's database is considered critical for the continued growth of Canonical's support services.

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