Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. Oracle

Article: HP Wins Oracle Lawsuit
By: Anonymouse (Anony.delete@this.mouse.com), August 4, 2012 11:01 pm
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mpx (mpx.delete@this.nomail.pl) on August 2, 2012 12:01 am wrote:
> David Kanter (dkanter.delete@this.realworldtech.com) on August 1, 2012 3:30 pm
> wrote:
>
> > The lawsuit
> > is about enforcing contracts. Oracle entered
> into a contract to support
> > Itanium, and the courts are upholding
> it.
>
> There is no contract to deliver new major Oracle software versions for
> Itanium. What the judge is doing is implying something that was never there in
> the first place. The existing software versions are supported by a support team
> and patches are released. HP x86 platforms other than Itanium get the new
> software versions.
>
>
>
> http://allthingsd.com/20120606/read-the-4-billion-paragraph-that-oracle-an
> d-hp-are-fighting-over/
>

Read the judgment properly - it's all about the historical relationship, executive promises, conduct, clean hands in addition to this contract, which is more the icing on the cake.
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  Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. HPJoel2012/08/01 01:27 PM
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  Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. Oraclempx2012/08/01 02:37 PM
    Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. OracleMark Roulo2012/08/01 03:08 PM
      Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. Oraclempx2012/08/02 02:01 AM
        Do you have a reference for the HP/Oracle agreement?Mark Roulo2012/08/02 07:36 AM
          "quality of support" MS2012/08/02 10:44 AM
            "quality of support" mpx2012/08/03 11:53 AM
        Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. Oraclempx2012/08/02 09:06 AM
        Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. OracleAnonymouse2012/08/04 10:55 PM
          Thank you for finding that! (NT)David Kanter2012/08/05 02:20 AM
            Thank you for finding that!mpx2012/08/05 04:58 AM
    Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. OracleDavid Kanter2012/08/01 03:30 PM
      Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. Oraclempx2012/08/02 12:01 AM
        Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. OracleAnonymouse2012/08/04 11:01 PM
          Article: HP Likely to Win Lawsuit vs. Oraclempx2012/08/05 04:56 AM
            Do you work for Oracle?David Kanter2012/08/05 10:28 AM
              Do you work for Oracle?mpx2012/08/05 02:00 PM
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