REDWOOD SHORES, Calif., Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- (http://www.oracle.com/tellmemore/?484721) In its recent report "The New Religion: Linux and Open Source," Zona Research, Inc. determined that Oracle8i(TM) is and will continue to be the Linux database of choice for e-business. A survey of 109 IT professionals with purchasing authority found that Oracle8i tops the field in Linux database deployments and is expected to increase its lead over nearest-rival IBM. Citing criteria such as reliability, speed and scalability as the most important factors prompting a move to Linux from the Windows, IBM AIX and UNIX variant platforms, the report also revealed that both enterprises and small businesses expect extensive increases in their use of the Linux operating system. NOTE: Oracle is a registered trademark and Oracle8i is a trademark or registered trademark of Oracle Corporation (Nasdaq: ORCL).
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