Catégories: "IT business"

mySQL & Oracle

(via Cédric) Jim Gray: "Larry Ellison announced that Oracle is now running entirely on Linux. But he didn't say, "Incidentally we're going to run all of Oracle on MySQL on Linux." If you just connected the dots, that would be the next sentence in the… more »

Netscape: the end :`(

mozillaZine: It has been learned through public and private sources that AOL has cut or will cut the remaining team working on Mozilla in a mass firing and are dismantling what was left of Netscape (they've even pulled the logos off the buildings).… suite »

La terrible vérité sur le financement des logiciels gratuits

pourquoi IBM investit des millions dans Linux; pourquoi Transmeta a embauché Linus Torvalds en le laissant travailler sur Linux; pourquoi les browsers webs sont gratuits; pourquoi Sun a acheté OpenOffice et l'a placé en open source; pourquoi Sun… suite »

"Browsers come and go, standards endure"

Citation excellente du WaSP: "Forgive us for pointing out the obvious: Microsoft is and has always been a for-profit company. Expecting them to continue developing their browsers for free in an IT market as weak as a pink-slip party martini is… suite »

Internet Explorer, Netscape et AOL...

Il y a eu beaucoup de discussions récemment autour de l'avenir supposément morose que Microsoft et AOL réservent à Internet Explorer... et aux éventuels prétendants à la relève. Celà me rappelle ces discussions aussi enflammées que prématurées autour… suite »