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January 6, 1988

ORACLE CORP WOOS LOW-END RESELLERS OF MULTI-USER 3B UNIX AND 80XX6 XENIX KIT

By CBR Staff Writer

Established amongst the majors of the computer world, Oracle Corp is now pushing into the lower end and has announced multi-user support for its AT&T 3B2 Unix and Santa Cruz Operation’s Xenix Developer’s Kit. The multi-user version of Oracle is a specially priced and licensed copy of the distributed relational database management system, packaged to help application developers on smaller machines become more familiar with the SQL-based technology. The developer’s kit is designed to enable application developers to evaluate Oracle and the company says the enhancement of the Developer’s Kit to allow evaluation of multi-user DBMS applications will enable real-world prototyping under Unix and Xenix. The Developer’s Kit for the 3B2 and Xenix micros supports networking for TCP/IP under Oracle’s SQL*Star distributed architecture. As a result Oracle says that users can link together all types of machines in a TCP/IP network and offer distributed access among the systems to all users. For a limited time, a Developer’s Kit licence for Oracle with the SQL*Forms application development environment; SQL*Plus ad hoc query system; and PRO*C, C language programmer’s SQL preprocessor is $399 on both AT&T’s 3B2 and on micros running Santa Cruz Operation’s Xenix 2.1.3. Standard, full-use Oracle plus tools licences for the 3B2 go from $6,000 to $14,000, depending on the model of 3B2.

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