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Say What? Top Five IT Quotes of the Week

"Next year will be a big growth year for our entire hardware business"

Oracle CEO, Larry Ellison during his company's third quarter earnings call reporting a decline in hardware revenues (ServerWatch).

"You're unsuccessful when the failures aren't news anymore"

SSL 3.0 co-author, Paul Kocher reflecting on the success of SSL (eSecurity Planet)

"The whole Big Data space is frothy"

Concurrent CEO Gary Nakamura, whose company just raised its $4milllion Series A round for an open source Big Data application framework (EnterpriseAppsToday)

"It's not the right strategy to try and outlaw USB storage devices, because that doesn't work"

Lawrence Reusing, general manager for Mobile Security at storage vendor Imation (eSecurity Planet)


"I’ll always be proud of what we’ve done together to harness technology to advance the American  Dream for the 21st century"

FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski, during his resignation speech from the FCC (fcc)

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com, the news service of the IT Business Edge Network, the network for technology professionals Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.