Jim Whitehurst (Red Hat CEO):
When I say I don’t want to be a database company, I’m saying that I don’t want to be a SQL database company.
Now that Hadoop has become the tool for handling Big Data, everyone wants to seat at its table. What most seem to ignore is that Hadoop is just a part of the puzzle. There are many interesting solutions around it where a seat at the table is not yet so busy and expensive.
Original title and link: Is Red Hat Interested in the Database Market? ( ©myNoSQL)