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Oracle collaborating with Mozilla

In this article we see that Oracle is working with open-source Mozilla to improve their position in the online collaboration market:

"Oracle has been trying to push into the collaboration space for at least five years," said Governor. "They want to succeed in the collaboration and communications area as it's a control point in the enterprise. Look at how much of Microsoft's success is predicated on Outlook. Maybe Oracle feels it could have more success with an open-source product" as opposed to a proprietary one."

Oracle is hoping to take-on Microsoft Outlook, a leader in online collaboration:

"Larry feels that with small amount of investment and time he can make Bill Gates worried," Markham said at FOSDEM. "The Exchange monopoly is based on the Outlook monopoly. People pay shed-loads of cash for Exchange. If we can provide an alternative to Outlook, it will make Microsoft worried."

But it is also possible that Oracle is merely working with Mozilla to ensure that OCS works better with Mozilla's e-mail software. In January 2004, Oracle and Mozilla said they were collaborating on a project to improve the integration between Oracle's business applications and Mozilla's desktop software. At the time, Oracle said it would announce the collaboration formally "in the next year."


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