[nycphp-talk] oracle to buy zend ???

Cliff Hirsch cliff at
Tue Feb 14 15:51:06 EST 2006

And VCs require a "liquidity event," whether profitable or not, to
return capital to their partners.

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Joseph Crawford wrote:

> why does anyone have to buy out zend, isnt the company doing well
> enough on it's own 2 feet?
To make both parties wealthier, that is always why it is done.  The 
owners of Zend cash out, and Oracle gets to steer the product where they


But of course right now it is only rumor.

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