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September 4, 2009
by sjvn01
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EU takes on Sun/Oracle

The European Commission, the European Union’s top competition authority, has opened an in-depth investigation into Oracle’s planned $7.4 billion takeover of Sun, and, until they’re done, it won’t approve the Oracle/Sun acquisition. Are you kidding me? This is so wrong-headed … Continue reading

July 14, 2009
by sjvn01
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Red-ink Sun Set

You can’t make up results as bad as this. Sun Microsystems, in its last days as an independent company has announced absolutely horrible preliminary numbers for its fourth quarter of fiscal 2009, which ended June 30, 2009. According to the … Continue reading