[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link.
“Perhaps the changing of the guard at Sun Microsystems Inc. was
no shock to some. Now pundits can dish over whether or not it will
be the start of a new era at Sun–and one that might mean more
collaboration with Microsoft.
“The company said earlier this week that CEO Scott McNealy was
stepping aside so chief operating officer Jonathan Schwartz could
take the reigns. Not everyone thinks the new CEO will bring big
changes. Gordon Haff, a senior analyst at Illuminata Inc., Nashua,
N.H., said he doubted the change was much more than Schwartz taking
over a role he had already started and fine tuned even while
McNealy was in control…”