internetnews.com: Love Fest at Oracle Confab: Sun and Dell
"Sun Microsystems upstaged its own announcement in a keynote
address here at Oracle OpenWorld today by making way for a surprise
onstage visit to the company's keynote address by Michael Dell.
"The main focus of Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz's talk was the
company's introduction of Sun xVM, its new virtualization
"But Dell's CEO and founder joined Schwartz to announce Dell has
inked an OEM agreement to distribute and support Sun's Solaris
operating system on Dell PowerEdge servers. Schwartz said Sun
reached out to Dell after analysis of Solaris users revealed a
third of them were running on Dell servers..."
"Sun Microsystems will release its xVM Ops Center virtualisation
management application under the General Public Licence version 3
(GPLv3), the company revealed at the Oracle OpenWorld conference in
"The project marks the first application that Sun has put under
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