Oracle Debuts Free Linux Fast Start Kit

Jan 30, 2001, 00:00 ET from Oracle Corp.

    REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ --
 ( )  Music to developers' ears,
 Oracle today announced a special promotion to help developers get started on
 Linux using Oracle9i(TM) Application Server and the latest version of the
 Oracle8i(TM) database.  Beginning this week, anyone visiting Oracle's web site
 will be able to download Oracle's Linux Fast Start Kit, which includes
 technical overviews of Oracle's application server and database products on
 Linux; a free trial sampler of Oracle9i Application Server for Linux; and
 access to the Oracle(R) Technology Network (OTN) Linux member forums.
 Furthermore, the Oracle for Linux Fast Start Kit includes the newly available
 MySQL-to-Oracle Migration Workbench on the latest version of Redhat Linux.
 With more than 4,000 customers using Oracle on Linux, Oracle continues to grow
 its market share on the open-source operating system, providing developers
 with the software and educational information they need to scale their
 applications into the enterprise.
     NOTE:  Oracle is a registered trademark and Oracle8i and Oracle9i are
 trademarks or registered trademarks of Oracle Corporation (Nasdaq:   ORCL).

SOURCE Oracle Corp.