Linked by Adam S on Fri 22nd Jul 2005 20:54 UTC, submitted by Bascule
Oracle and SUN Technewsworld postulates that Gateway would be a prime takeover target for Sun Microsystems. Sun's competence on the desktop, they argue, would be greatly improved, as well as their ability to manage at an executive level.
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by zizban on Fri 22nd Jul 2005 21:26 UTC
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2005-07-06

Why would Sun want to jump into the commidty PC market where margins are slim and where they have zero experience?

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by Fusion on Fri 22nd Jul 2005 21:29 in reply to "???"
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2005-07-18

>>>Why would Sun want to jump into the commidty PC market where margins are slim and where they have zero experience?<<<

Because they *buy* said experience, and they may look more credible to the global community.

...at least, that's probably what they think.

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