Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 18th Mar 2009 11:48 UTC, submitted by PLan
In the News In a move that would certainly shake up the computer industry quite a bit, IBM is reportedly in talks with Sun Microsystems about the possibility of IBM acquiring Sun. Sun is going through hard times at the moment, and has been actively looking for someone to be acquired by.
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RE: What they will be buying
by Moochman on Wed 18th Mar 2009 14:58 UTC in reply to "What they will be buying"
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Just listing "Java" as one technology is itself a huge understatement...

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RE[2]: What they will be buying
by Adurbe on Wed 18th Mar 2009 15:23 in reply to "RE: What they will be buying"
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I refered to Java as the programming language and runtime

but you are correct, they have fuzzied the brand and what it represents.

I also listed Sun One (now Sun Java System) which is load of software suites not just a single app/solution

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