SAUSALITO, CA - MAY 28: The Oracle AC72 America's Cup catamaran sails on the San Francisco Bay under a blanket of fog on May 28, 2013 as seen from Sausalito, California. The San Francisco Bay Area will see mostly cloudy skies with highs expected to be in the 50s to mid 60s.
Oracle thinks that by controlling the total stack—applications, database, middleware, down to the silicon itself—it gives them advantages they can't get by using commodity products like x86
I hope Oracle has a ‘full court press’ on Java security so they can squash the remaining vulnerabilities relatively quickly.
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