Very recently, Microsoft introduced the newest SQL Server called 'Denali' at the 2010 PASS Summit in Seattle and also released SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse. The company also made available the SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data Warehouse, with the new Microsoft Critical Advantage Program.
Oracle chief Larry Ellison remarked after making all of the formalities to buy Sun Microsystem that the combined company is going to produce everything from semiconductors and operating systems to computer servers, databases and accounting software for the use of Data Centers.
MogifileFS is an open source distributed file system.
Sun Microsystems and Oracle recently released Exadata V2 which is a combination of technologies from both of the companies.
In earlier versions of Db4o we used Db4o.configure() to configure all Db4o database globally (across all ObjectContainer).