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Network World Fusion: Solaris chief: Linux great for Sun

“… no other Unix vendor is embracing Linux as an NT
alternative more warmly than Sun.”

“John McFarlane, Solaris software division president: “The
movement back toward open systems is superb for Sun. It’s a
revitalization of open systems, a revitalization of Unix. People
have come to the conclusion that NT just may not make it.”

“There’s a whole grass-roots revolution around getting back to
open systems,” he continues. “So we’re big supporters of
Linux.”

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