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Oracle-Sun versus commodity hardware

Can Oracle-Sun be successful in an age of "good enough" hardware? Or will the company pull the ripcord on the hardware business in the near future?

By January 31, 2010

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Oracle-Sun deal gets EU approval, finally

After intense antitrust investigation focused on the MySQL database, the European Commission gives an official OK for Oracle to acquire Sun Microsystems.

By January 21, 2010

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EU poised to approve Oracle-Sun deal

Though regulators have until late January to make their decision, sources close to both companies say they expect approval this week.

By January 18, 2010

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EU hearing on Oracle-Sun set for Dec. 10

Oracle is set to meet with European Commission regulators to make its case for its acquisition of Sun Microsystems.

By November 26, 2009

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Mickos letter to EU: Approve Oracle-Sun deal

The full text of Mårten Mickos' letter to European Commissioner for Competition, Neelie Kroes, encouraging the approval of Oracle's acquisition of Sun Microsystems.

By October 8, 2009

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EU to investigate Oracle-Sun deal

Regulators opens antitrust probe into pending merger, citing concerns that the deal may hinder competition in the database market.

By September 3, 2009

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DOJ extends investigation into Oracle-Sun deal

The Department of Justice wants more time to consider Oracle's proposed acquisition of Sun Microsystems, but Oracle is confident the deal will still go through without problem.

By June 27, 2009

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Ballmer, IBM reportedly surprised by Oracle-Sun deal

Speaking to reporters in Moscow, Microsoft's CEO said he'll have to ponder this one. Also, a source says that IBM was still interested in Sun and was blindsided by Oracle.

By April 20, 2009

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CNET News Daily Podcast: Fathoming the pluses and minuses of Oracle-Sun

CNET News' Stephen Shankland examines Monday's blockbuster acquisition announcement and what it might mean for the combined company, as well as its customers.

By April 20, 2009

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Oracle tries to rewrite history for Sun and alter Java's future

The Oracle v. Google case is about copyright, patents, and the intricacies of the open-source world. But it's also about Oracle trying to get a do-over for decisions made by Sun's executive management.

By May 2, 2012