Computerworld.NZ: Is it Time for Sun to Buy Red Hat or SuSE?
Jul 09, 2003, 23:00 (28 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"Peter Bloor, the founder and chief executive of UK-based IT
analysts Bloor Research, has been speculating this week that Sun
ought to buy a Linux company (specifically, Red Hat or SuSE
"He has been suggesting too that Sun should start promoting Star
Office more aggressively and maybe come up with a 'Sun PC'--in
other words, a PC that runs Linux, Star Office and other bundled
stuff. 'If Sun could do this,' Bloor observes, 'it would send a
powerful message to the market...'"