internetnews.com: Sun Said To Table Linux Purchase
Sep 23, 2004, 18:30 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Singer)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Sun Microsystems has apparently backed away from its efforts to
acquire a Linux software distribution--for now.
"The Santa Clara, Calif., network computer maker had been
looking to augment its enterprise portfolio, sources told
internetnews.com this week.
"But internetnews.com has learned that preliminary discussions
between top Sun and MontaVista executives became terse, stalling
because MontaVista CEO Jim Ready may not be ready to sell..."
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