Oracle’s Next MySQL Move: Sept. 19 at Oracle OpenWorld

When Oracle acquired Sun Microsystems — and by association, MySQL — plenty of open source pundits expressed concern. After much silence there are at least two signs Oracle plans to show MySQL customers and partners some love. Here’s the scoop from The VAR Guy.

First up, Oracle on Sept. 19 will host MySQL Sunday — a half-day conference held in association with Oracle OpenWorld. Second, the Oracle channel team is mulling some sort of MySQL marketing or incentive concept, The VAR Guy has heard.

MySQL Sunday is expected to include a “MySQL Fireside Chat” with Oracle Chief Corporate Architect Edward Screven. The VAR Guy intends to arrive with plenty of questions. But perhaps our resident blogger should direct the MySQL inquiries to Oracle Channel Chief Judson Althoff.

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