Sun Takes Its Tech to the MassesBy Scott Ferguson | Print
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
Sun will focus on commodity technology, such as blades, rack-mount servers and MySQL technologies, in an effort to expand beyond its traditional association with high-end storage and servers.
Sun Microsystems wants to show that it is more than just a high-end enterprise shop.
The Santa Clara, Calif., company, which has traditionally catered to large financial firms, telecommunications companies and the federal government, is looking to expand its reach to include small yet tech-savvy companies with a need for a more robust IT infrastructure to handle Web 2.0 and other business concerns.