Sun still doesn't get Linux

Sun Microsystems is still in denial about the popularity of Linux in the corporate workplace. Internet Week reports remarks from a Sun Microsystems VP Robert Youngjohns at a Bear Stearns conference:

“Why do we think enthusiasm for Linux exists in the first place?”

“The enthusiasm isn’t about Linux, it’s about access to Intel and the ability to run Unix on what seems to be a cheaper platform.”

Go and read the article for yourself.

Thursday June 12, 2003   ·   Permalink