TITLE

IBM to Acquire Sun for $6.5B?

AUTHOR(S)
Medford, Cassimir
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Red Herring;3/18/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the possible acquisition of Sun Microsystems by the International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. IBM is negotiating with Sun Microsystems for a $6.5 billion deal. It is noted that Sun Microsystems is experiencing financial difficulty and companies such as Hewlett-Packard and Dell are eyeing to acquire it. IBM and Sun Microsystems can work together regarding the UNIX operating system.
ACCESSION #
37197567

 

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