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Venture capital firm Runa Capital has made a bid for MariaDB, the database company which endured a disappointing IPO last year and is still in discussions for additional funding. The database-as-a-service biz, which counts Nokia, Samsung and ServiceNow among its customers, received an "unsolicited non-binding indicative …

  1. Doctor Syntax Silver badge

    Is this going to mean another fork?

    1. tracker1

      That was literally my first thought. All said, I prefer PostgreSQL.

  2. trevorde Silver badge

    It's really Oracle, isn't it?

  3. Missing Semicolon Silver badge
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    Bye-bye

    Basically, the management screwed up by forgetting that they are no longer VC funded. So the infinite money machine is no longer there.

    Having seen the revenue of $13m, they should have spent $13m.

    PI "purchase"? Nickel-and-dime to death.

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