difference,” he notes. Back then, tech companies — including well-capitalized S&P 500 firms like AOL, Sun Microsystems and EMC — were trading at sky-high valuations, Siegel says, adding that shell companies without good business ideas
applications - plus its Oracle database and Java platform services - are the " strongest ..... three-year-old acquisition of Sun Microsystems to expand in big data. Oracle President ..... the value of what Oracle paid for Sun . We've been very particular and
Oracle's ratio of revenue to invested capital (see below), we can see that it peaked in Q1 2012. Oracle acquired Sun Microsystems in January 2010. This acquisition has been the main cause of Oracle's slowing in growth rates. Year-over-year
current private cloud strategy "seems hinged on selling big, expensive, over-engineered systems with some legacy Sun Microsystems and Oracle software cobbled together." Post your comment!
managed to get one by Intel? Well, AMD is on its last breath. Remember Cyrix? How about Transmeta? Both defunct. Sun Microsystems ? Bought by Oracle ( ORCL ) and now designs very niche chips and does not play in the general purpose CPU market
headwinds due to the decline in its legacy Sun Microsystems (now Oracle ORCL) partnership ..... Symantec had sold its software to Sun for its mission-critical storage ..... HPQ entered the market, displacing Sun 's position. Ninety-five percent
software powers Oracle's top and bottom lines, even after taking into account its 2010 blockbuster acquisition of Sun Microsystems . Oracle gets 73% of its revenues from its software solutions, 12% from services and 15% from its hardware systems
spending had slowed, but management said "so far, our customers have been spending money." Oracle's acquisition of Sun Microsystems has proven to be, according to management, one of the most successful takeovers in the company's history. The
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Khosla Ventures, the venture firm founded by Sun Microsystems co-founder Vinod Khosla, said it had retained former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and her consulting firm as strategic advisers.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 13 (Reuters) - Khosla Ventures, the venture firm founded by Sun Microsystems co-founder Vinod Khosla, said it had retained former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and her...