Sun Microsystems, Inc
About Sun Microsystems, Inc
Sun Microsystems, Inc. was a company that sold computers, computer components, computer software, and information technology services. Sun was acquired by Oracle Corporation to become Oracle America, Inc. Sun products included computer servers and workstations built on its own RISC-based SPARC processor architecture as well as on x86 based AMD's Opteron and Intel's Xeon processors; storage systems; and a suite of software products including the Solaris operating system, developer tools, Web infrastructure software, and identity management applications. Other technologies include the Java platform, MySQL, and NFS. Sun was a proponent of open systems in general and Unix in particular, and a major contributor to open source software.
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