Oracle to Buy Sun

Find the new release here.  I think this is awesome news for Sun.  This will keep what they have going strong and streamline some of that are on the fringe.  I think Ellison summed it up best here:"The acquisition of Sun transforms the IT industry, combining best-in-class enterprise software and mission-critical computing systems," said Oracle CEO Larry Ellison. "Oracle will be the only company that can engineer an integrated system - applications to disk - where all the pieces fit and work together so customers do not have to do it themselves. Our customers benefit as…

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FCoE: Do Most People Need It?

I've been at SNW all week trying to find out why an end user would want to implement FCoE.  Every time I write about it I get a number of vendor responses saying that I'm wrong and that it's coming and that FCoE will rule the world.  Everyone will adopt it and I might as well fall in line or I'll be left behind.To sum up what I've learned over this week of talking end users is that the big shops will look at it, but the other 90% of them like things the way they are and there…

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