InfoWorld: Interview: Sun CEO Scott McNealy
Jan 11, 2005, 17:00 (1 Talkback[s])
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"IDGNS: Sun has made a lot of interesting changes in the last
year. What has been a real success?
"Scott McNealy: I'll tell you what we've done: We have lowered
the cost model big time in the company; we have improved operating
contribution significantly. I think we're on the right track with
utility computing, with our community development strategy. I think
our Opteron story is very exciting, our chip multithreading story
is going to break here very soon and that's going to be very
exciting. Open sourcing Solaris is a big deal. The momentum with
Java is a story that people are now just taking for granted, but it
is a stunning achievement..."