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2008-11-14 09:00:09

Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAVA) today announced a series of changes designed to align its cost model with the global economic climate and accelerate the introduction of compelling open source innovations. As part of this effort, Sun is announcing a global workforce reduction and alignment of its Software organization into new business groups - Application Platform Software, Systems Platforms, and Cloud Computing & Developer Platforms - with a focus on boosting open source momentum...

2008-11-05 09:00:07

IBM (NYSE:IBM) and Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ:JAVA) today announced the launch of the OpenDocument Format (ODF) Toolkit Union, a new open-source software community project organized to make document software more innovative, versatile and useful for business. The ODF Toolkit will use an initial software code contribution from Sun to provide developers with an easy-to-use Application Programming Interface (API) for reading, writing and manipulating ODF documents while accelerating...

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2005-10-04 18:20:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- Google Inc. took a step toward challenging Microsoft Corp.'s dominance of computer software with the announcement Tuesday of a collaboration agreement with Sun Microsystems Inc. The move could lead to Google offering next-generation word processing, spreadsheet and collaboration tools that would take on Microsoft's industry-leading Office suite of software. But for now its significance may be mostly as a symbolic shot across Microsoft's bow, signaling Google's...