CNET News: Sun's Fighting Chance
Sep 21, 2004, 23:30 (15 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by George Colony)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
" Sun Microsystems seeks to avoid oblivion by pursuing a simple
but powerful strategy.
"Its plan? Attack Red Hat, use control over the operating system
and the platform to disrupt competitors' pricing and business
models, out-engineer everybody in the x86 space and use an alliance
with Microsoft to fight a common enemy: IBM.