Status
Acquired by Oracle Corporation on April 20, 2009
Founded:
February, 1982
Headquarters:
Santa Clara, CA
Description:
Sun Microsystems is a multinational vendor of computers, computer software and hardware, and information technology services.
Founders:
Vinod Khosla, Bill Joy, Andy Bechtolsheim, Scott McNealy
Categories:
Software, Hardware, Computers, Enterprise Software
Website:
http://www.sun.com

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Sun Microsystems is a multinational vendor of computers, computer software and hardware, and information technology services. Sun is a proponent of open systems in general and UNIX in particular and a major contributor of open source software.

Sun filed its initial public offering on March 4, 1986, and it used the stock symbol SUNW until 2007, when it began to use JAVA to promote brand recognition. Sun was purchased by Oracle Corporation in 2009.

Current Team (28)

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Investments (2)

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Products (1)

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    Sun Glassfish

    GlassFish is an enterprise Java EE 5 application server that offers clustering, centralized...

Acquisitions (7)

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Offices/Locations (1)

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    4150 Network Circle

    Santa Clara, CA 95054

    USA

Competitors (2)

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    UnboundID

    UnboundID provides identity services to manage, protect and share customer data in real-time...
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    Adobe is an American multinational computer software company that provides digital marketing and...

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