SUN Microsystems (Java) : Hope dashed

SUN wanted to go back to the tables and talk. Unfortunately, IBM says NO. (Source : http://www.cnbc.com/id/30245898 ). And there is Chambers (Cisco CEO) who had also highlighted that a deal with SUN is unlikely. Who else is there that is capable of acquiring SUN. Not many. Maybe Oracle. Unfortunately, the conspiracy theory for Oracle-SUN… Continue reading SUN Microsystems (Java) : Hope dashed

3PAR : Seventh Fastest Growing Public Company in Silicon Valley

Good news for 3PAR Source : http://finance.yahoo.com/news/San-Jose-Mercury-News-Cites-iw-14930015.html FREMONT, CA–(MARKET WIRE)–Apr 15, 2009 — 3PAR® (NYSE:PAR – News), the leading global provider of utility storage, was cited as the seventh fastest growing public company in Silicon Valley in 2008, according to the Silicon Valley 150 list compiled annually by the San Jose Mercury News. 3PAR debuts… Continue reading 3PAR : Seventh Fastest Growing Public Company in Silicon Valley

SUN Microsystems (JAVA) : Southeastern could lose US$500M on IBM-Sun merger

Saw this on Bloomberg. Southeastern Asset Management Inc. paid a total of $2.13 billion, or an average of $13.25 a share, for its 22 percent stake in Sun, according to a January regulatory filing. A deal at $9.40 a share would mean a payout of about $1.5 billion for Southeastern. And maybe, that is why… Continue reading SUN Microsystems (JAVA) : Southeastern could lose US$500M on IBM-Sun merger