Rated Show Mar 12, 2004
by the Epinions community
Pros: Load up, turn on, walk away.
License base is growing rapidly.
Cons: It's not well marketed and people think its dead.
Summary: Forget oracle. Sure it's popular and nobody ever got fired for buying it, but COME ON?! oracle's a bloated pig, it takes ages to set up and its a pain in the a-- to manage. It ain't cheap either! Ingres is by far the best industrial strength RDBMS to