After reading the Oracle/BEA announcement, when I sent my condolences to some of my ex-BEA colleagues, one of them replied by saying
It will be nice to have a database as part of our stack
Another one was a bit more pragmatic:
In case of Sun/MySQL, it is
In case of Oracle/BEA, it is
INSERT INTO TABLE_APPSERVER(BEA);
While at BEA, I got to work with some very smart guys. I hope this move works out for them.