Oracle Vs. Google the battle continues...

In Oracle Vs. Google news Oracle had several of it's claims against Google dropped from it's case this week.  The result is less patents for Google to face.  But since the patents were deemed to be preceded with prior art no one else should have to face them from Oracle.  All in all good news for Google and Open Source.  Check out some more details in this article.

Brian Wagner

Brian started working with *nix in while a student at Kent State University in the early 90's. In 1995, as an E-Mail Administrator for Caliber Technology (now part of Fedex) he was tasked with administering Sendmail on both Slackware Linux and Solaris Systems. His first home install of Linux was MkLinux DR1 in 1996 on his 60 Mhz PowerMac. Since then Brian has been working and consulting on Linux and it's uses in the Enterprise to support everything from E-Mail, Firewalls, Web and File serving to custom cluster solutions and grid solutions. Brian has had the opportunity to work in both Fortune 500 companies and small 2 person organizations. This has given him the unique insight into the differences every size business faces.