ZDNet: Marco Boerries, creator of StarOffice, to leave Sun?Jan 17, 2001, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mary Jo Foley)
"A key player behind Sun Microsystems' software strategy is poised to resign on the eve of the company's Feb. 5 Web-services strategy launch."
"Marco Boerries, Sun's vice president of Webtop and application software, has submitted his resignation, slated to become effective Jan. 26, according to several sources close to the company."
"But Sun officials are trying to find a way to hold onto Boerries, the entrepreneur-turned-Sun executive, sources added."