Subject: [ILUG-BOM] Can an Open-Source Database
Thu Mar 13 17:18:45 IST 2003
Manish Jethani wrote:
>Make that Microsoft, IBM, and Oracle (in that order).
well, I did not choose the order in the headline. This
article appeared in Fortune (
) , and i fwded it to the list as is.
> Oracle is still the leader, as per the latest IDC
> report, with 39.4 percent market share.
That it is. agreed. But it'd be interesting to know
what steps oracle and its ilk are taking to keep a
step ahead of such 'competition'.
I mean, does oracle even consider MySQl and PostGreSQL
as competition even though the MySQL CEO claims tht
MySQL has 20% marketshare?
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