EC's fears for MySQL holding up Oracle / Sun deal

September 15, 2009

[From InformationAge]

The European Commission is withholding approval for software giant Oracle’s proposed acquisition of systems vendor Sun Microsystems due to concerns about the future of MySQL, the open source database system developed by a company of the same name which Sun acquired in 2008.

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