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Sun CEO: "Proprietary"... Did More Damage to Sun Than Any Market Downturn

Apr 11, 2007, 23:15 (2 Talkback[s])
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"Jonathan Schwartz said something very interesting on his blog today. (I wish he blogged more, and with fewer happy Sun employee faces in his blogs, but this one was good.) He was talking about Sun's licensing of its Neptune ASIC to Marvell, and made this comment:

"For years we were called proprietary--a moniker that did more damage to Sun than any market downturn. And frankly, we've spent years recovering..."

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