If Oracle Commits to Solaris, Will IBM Buy Red Hat?

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Article Source The Open Road
May 20, 2009, 7:07 am

Katherine Egbert has predicted (again) that Red Hat will be bought, this time by IBM. While I have indulged my own Red Hat acquisition fantasies in the past, I just can’t see a near-term acquisition of Red Hat by IBM.

Unless….

Unless, as Egbert predicts, Oracle will throw its weight fully behind Sun’s Solaris, to the detriment of its Linux business…