Oracle's (ORCL) relationship with its sizable government Sun hardware channel network is...

|About: Oracle Corporation (ORCL)|By:, SA News Editor

Oracle's (ORCL) relationship with its sizable government Sun hardware channel network is strained. After buying Sun in January, Oracle's immediate cancellation of a government rebate program has wreaked havoc in that channel. Maybe Oracle doesn't get hardware - even if some resellers admit Oracle has a "better marketing approach" than Sun did.