IT & Network Infrastructure : 10 Products That May, May Not Survive an IBM, Sun Merger

 
 
By Scott Ferguson  |  Posted 2009-03-19 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
When rumors and speculation began to spread that IBM had offered nearly $7 billion to acquire Sun Microsystems, the reports filtered quickly through a tech world more accustomed to bad news from the ever-shrinking economy. While it's not clear what an IBM and Sun merger would look like, it's reasonable to assume that some well-known IT products might disappear all together if Sun and IBM combine their various storage, server and software lines. While IBM could dominate this new partnership, many Sun products such as its StorageTek tape systems could not only survive but thrive under this new partnership. While the jury is still out on what could be one of the biggest tech stories of the year, the writers and editors of eWEEK have compiled a list of the products that will and will not survive an IBM, Sun merger. By eWEEK Editors
 
 
 

10 Products That May, May Not Survive an IBM, Sun Merger

 
10 Products That May, May Not Survive an IBM, Sun Merger
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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