ServerWatch: Enterprise Unix Roundup: The Convenience of Convergence
Mar 04, 2006, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Amy Newman, Brian Proffitt)
"Convergence also makes for a nice marketing term, providing no
one looks too closely or questions what you're doing. We've found
the four syllable word to sound great in a glossy marketing
brochure but have little meaning in the corporate jungle.
"On Wednesday, as HP was preparing for what has been universally
described as a love-fest with Intel and Oracle, Sun CEO Scott
McNealy posted an open e-mail to HP CEO Mark Hurd with the subject
line, 'Let's converge HP-UX with Solaris 10...'"