links for 2009-04-22

EDGAR Filing Documents for 0001193125-09-082651 Some documents regarding the planed Sun/Oracle Merger (tags: sun oracle Merger) Agreement between Sun, Oracle and Soda(?) AGREEMENT AND PLAN OF MERGER dated as of...

Kris über Mysql, Sun und Oracle

Mit “Sun, IBM, Cisco, Oracle” hat Kris eine herrlich unaufgeregte Meinung, warum Oracle kein Problem für Mysql an sich darstellen wird, geschrieben: MySQL deckt also eine Technologie- und Lizenzlücke im...

Mysql 5.4 performance at 64 threads

Todoy Sun announced a new version of Mysql. The version 5.4 was targeted to improve performance an scalability of mysql. For example the scalability on UltraSPARC T2 was improved. As...

Steve Ballmer about the Sun/Oracle Announcement

Acquiring Sun … $7.4bn , surprising Steve Ballmer … priceless - “Ballmer, IBM reportedly surprised by Oracle-Sun deal”: "I need to think about it," Ballmer told reporters in Moscow, according...

The Sun/Oracle merger in the news - revisited

There were some interesting news in the usual news outlets about the announcement of the agreement about the merger. I want to post a few of them in my blog...

1300 subscribers

Wow. A large leap forward. 1300 subscribers. This is especially interesting as my subscriber count decreased to 1100 after i had to migrate from feedburner.com to feedburner.google.com. The counting mechanism...

Internas im Zug

Ich bin der Lufthansa so unendlich dankbar, das man in den Fliegern nicht telephonieren darf. In einer selten Übereinstimmung von Vorurteil und Realität hat eine stark überschminkte Dame im rosafarbenen...

The Oracle/Sun deal in the news

The eweek writes in WEEK Labs on Sun-Oracle: More Synergy Than Overlap in Product Lines: After IBM's failed bid for Sun Microsystems, Oracle is swooping in to pick up Sun....

Some personal thoughts about the Oracle/Sun deal

My retired father reads business news quite often a day and as his son happens to work at Sun, he reads everything about Sun. So everytime i visit my parents...

When Oracle gets DTrace probes ...

… i´m fine with the the merger. Larry talked about a deep integration. When Oracle software gets Dtrace-Probes all over the code, i tend to think like Glenn: I´m fine...

Larry about Solaris

Larry said in the conference call regarding the acquisition(as reported by the Wall Street Journal): In our opinion, Sun Solaris is by far the best Unix operating system in the...

Interesting rumour at the Financial Times

Interesting rumours about the circumstances of the Sun/IBM deaul at the Financial Times - Oracle in $7.4bn swoop on Sun: The deal follows a last-minute intervention by Oracle after IBM...

Oracle´s presentation about the Sun acquisition

Before speculating to much about the deal i suggest a short view in the presentation “Oracle Buys Sun” provided by Oracle. Some key sentences from my perspective: Expected to deliver...

Ashlee Vance about the Sun/IBM deal

Ashlee Vance (Do you know, what you did to the Register with your resignation there?) writes in the New York Times: I.B.M., which competes against Oracle in the software market,...

Oracle expects really positive effects

Safra Catz of Oracle is cited at Sun.com with the following words: "We expect this acquisition to be accretive to Oracle's earnings by at least 15 cents on a non-GAAP...

Looks like i´m working for Oracle soon ....

Sun will be acquired by Oracle - Oracle to Buy Sun: Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAVA) and Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ:ORCL) announced today they have entered into a definitive agreement under which...

links for 2009-04-20

Die dreizehn Lügen der Zensursula : netzpolitik.org (tags: Zensur internet politik censorship politics blog list)

ZFS quota in Opensolaris Build 114

ZFS group and user quotas were put-back to the codebase for the Opensolaris Build 114 yesterday as a result of PSARC 2009/204. At last … this was one of the...

c0t0d0s0.org at the Linuxtag 2009 in Berlin

I´ve just looked at the Linuxtag website and my tutorial made it to it. So i´m glad to announce at my website: At the Linuxtag 2009 in Berlin i will...

Trip to California - Hotels

It looks like, there are some people who wants to do something similar in a vacation and asked for the hotels i´ve used at my trip. Before i answer the...