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Post 19667       January 21 '10 at 07:15 AM
By CmdrTaco from Slashdot's chomp-chomp-chomp deptartment:
rubycodez writes "The anti-trust body of the EU, the European Commision has approved Oracle's acquisition of Sun Microsystems, believing competition would be preserved. It saw PostgreSQL as a viable independent alternative to MySQL and that market access to Java would not be restricted. Uncertainty about Sun's future has cost over a billion dollars in lost sales in the past year."