Gillmor Gang probes Sun's strategy

Summary:The Gillmor Gang probes the business and technology strategies promoted by Sun President Jonathan Schwartz. The Gang asks Schwartz about open-source Solaris, utility computing, the shift to services, the role of the CIO and about where Sun is placing its bets....

The Gillmor Gang probes the business and technology strategies promoted by Sun President Jonathan Schwartz. The Gang asks Schwartz about open-source Solaris, utility computing, the shift to services, the role of the CIO and about where Sun is placing its bets....

"We [Sun] want a world where there are tons and tons of interesting, interactive iPod equivalents - where people are doing interesting things with their devices attached to a network. Why? Because that creates more demand for network services, where we can actually come in and do a good job at monetizing it with more scalable hardware, more affordable storage or better infrastructure software." --Jonathan Schwartz>

Topics: Oracle

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