Surrounding Oracle with open source software
In addition to Oracle workloads, IBM z Systems offers you the opportunity to combine the best of your enterprise databases and open source technology, including several open source database managers that are supported on IBM z Systems.
This chapter includes the following topics:
7.1 Open source database managers on IBM z Systems
The question is often asked, “Why are open source database managers gaining popularity?”
Through mergers and acquisitions, ...

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