Subject Ellison says open source needs big business
Author Alexandre Benson Smith
from slashdot:

/Oracle Corp's CEO, Larry Ellison, has maintained that open source
projects are only successful when major technology corporations get
involved and doubted that open source will have a major impact on the
software areas in which the company operates. Speaking at Oracle
OpenWorld Tokyo Ellison also confirmed that the company had inquired
about acquiring open source database vendor MySQL AB and denied that
Oracle's recent open source acquisitions were designed to harm its rival

Alexandre Benson Smith
THOR Software e Comercial Ltda
Santo Andre - Sao Paulo - Brazil