Oracle bends -- a bit -- on MySQLOracle appears to be closing in on its Sun Microsystems prize.
Customers ready to spend on server, desktop virtualization
It looks like 2010 may be the year when desktop virtualization will come into its own Gartner expects IT spending to rise 3.3% next year and TheInfoPro predicts a boost in optimization projects.
Those findings bolster anecdotal accounts from the SearchITChannel.com advisory board, which also indicate that desktop virtualization is finally going to see wider adoption.One consulting partner told SearchVirtualDesktop.com that server virtualization projects tend to pay for themselves by cutting operational costs and boosting efficiency.
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