About software development for the enterprise. Focus on Java EE and more general Java platforms.
You'll read a lot about Conferences, Java User Groups, Java EE, Integration, AS7, WildFly, EAP and other technologies that hit my road.

Thursday, January 21, 2010

EC approves Oracle and Sun merger

12:44 Thursday, January 21, 2010 Posted by Markus Eisele
, , ,
Only one hour before this post, it was finaly done :)
The EC approves the Oracle/Sun merger.
Oracle announced today that it had received regulatory approval from the European Commission for its acquisition of Sun Microsystems, Inc. Oracle expects unconditional approval from China and Russia and intends to close the transaction shortly.

Here are some links:

techcrunch.com
oracle.com
europa.eu
online.wsj.com

A warm welcome to all of the Sun people around! Happy to have you on board! Looking forward to a great new Java World!! See you on OOW10!

Update (22/01/10):
The _official_ page:
http://blogs.sun.com/jag/entry/so_long_old_friend