Is it ‘Sun’set for MySQL, courtesy Oracle? Hope not..

IBM has been in ‘failed’ acquisition talks with Sun for the past few weeks. Oracle has struck the deal to acquire Sun for $7.4b which works out to $5.6 billion net of Sun’s cash and debt.

You will find many blog postings related to this acquisition. There is one line item that directly effects us at Oneindia.in and Click.inMySQL. I have been using MySQL since late 1990s. It is definitely one of the most popular OpenSource databases (the other one being Postgres).Mysql

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BJP.org moves to Joomla, to promote Opensource

The revamped BJP.org portal was released yesterday,  even though the infighting has started hogging the limelight.

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Browser wars – is it party time?

Firefox 3 launch is supposed to be big, how big, well they want to party!

Delhi to host PHP Unconference

Opensource conference in Delhi.