From the article you referenced:
> In its acquisition of Sun Microsystems, Oracle sees a technology company
that is a software gem, skillful in computer design and ripe for
industry analysts estimated that Oracle’s cost savings from Sun operations
suggest job cuts of up to 10,000 workers from Sun’s payroll of more than
My guess: Oracle sells OpenOffice to IBM. Hmm... or maybe MicroSoft would
be willing to pay more?