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Migration from MySQL to SQL Server 2005 Express Edition

Migration from MySQL to SQL Server 2005 Express Edition

I was searching the Net (googling) for tips on how to migrate from MySQL to SQL Server 2005 Express Edition. I found this free trial software named MySQL MS SQL Server Import, Export & Convert Software 7.0. First of all, the name is so long. That should’ve given me a hint that this software sucks. Read the rest of this entry

Sun to Acquire MySQL

Sun to Acquire MySQL

Sun Microsystems, Inc. announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire MySQL AB, an open source icon and developer of one of the world’s fastest growing open source databases for approximately $1 billion in total consideration. The acquisition accelerates Sun’s position in enterprise IT to now include the $15 billion database market. Today’s announcement reaffirms Sun’s position as the leading provider of platforms for the Web economy and its role as the largest commercial open source contributor.

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