IBM to Acquire Sun for $6.5B?

Medford, Cassimir
March 2009
Red Herring;3/18/2009, p1
Trade Publication
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.


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