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  1. March 22, 2010

    Time to connect

    When Jonathan Schwartz resigned as chief executive of Sun Microsystems in February, he announced it through Twitter, the...

  2. FT Tech Hub

    March 10, 2010

    Schwartz on Steve Jobs' "bullying tactics"

    Silicon Valley’s best-known CEO blogger now wants to become its best-known ex-CEO blogger (and yes, there may be a book in...

  1. April 7, 2009

    Sun/IBM

    The hard part about playing chicken is knowing when to flinch. Sun Microsystems shares fell 24 per cent yesterday after...

  2. April 7, 2009

    Sun in limbo as IBM deal falters

    Sun Microsystems' potential $7bn takeover by IBM remained in limbo yesterday after Sun's refusal to agree to a deal on its...

  3. April 7, 2009

    Sun takeover in limbo after IBM withdraws

    Sun Microsystems' potential $7bn takeover by IBM remained in limbo yesterday after Sun's refusal to agree to a deal on its...

  4. April 6, 2009

    Sun/IBM

    The hard part about playing chicken is knowing when to flinch. Sun Microsystems shares fell 24 per cent on Monday after...

  5. April 6, 2009

    Sun in limbo as IBM deal falters

    Sun Microsystems’ potential $7bn takeover by IBM remained in limbo yesterday after Sun’s refusal to agree to a deal on its...

  6. January 6, 2009

    Your attention, please, I need you to focus on this now

    Almost three decades ago, the UK's number one hit record at the start of the new year was 'Brass in Pocket' by The...

  7. January 5, 2009

    Give me your attention

    Almost three decades ago, the UK’s number one hit record at the start of the new year was “Brass in Pocket” by The...

  8. November 27, 2008

    Sun seeks ray of light in open-source turnround

    Wall Street has all but given up on Jonathan Schwartz. The chief executive of Sun Microsystems has been pushing one of the...

  9. September 25, 2008

    Smaller innovators shun giveaway ethic

    From Mr Per Werngren. Sir, No one would disagree with Jonathan Schwartz (Personal View, Digital Business, September 17)...

  10. September 16, 2008

    Personal view: ‘Markets set free by open source’

    A quiet revolution is underway, led by the world’s most rapidly developing economies. Barriers to global trade have never...

  11. May 2, 2008

    Sun fails to shine as growth evaporates

    The attempted turnround at Sun Microsystems suffered a dent yesterday with news that the former tech industry high-flyer...

  12. January 18, 2008

    Techs defiant despite possible gloom

    When "times are tough, you've really got to trim the fat in your business, and our software will help you do that". So said...

  13. January 18, 2008

    Tech titans defiant despite growing gloom

    When "times are tough, you've really got to trim the fat in your business, and our software will help you do that". So said...

  14. January 17, 2008

    Tech execs defiant despite possible gloom

    When “times are tough, you’ve really got to trim the fat in your business, and our software will help you do that”. So said...

  15. January 17, 2008

    Oracle acquires BEA for $8.5bn

    Oracle led a fresh round of consolidation in the software industry on Wednesday as it pulled off the $8.5bn purchase of BEA...

  16. January 17, 2008

    Oracle acquires BEA for $8.5bn

    Oracle led a fresh round of consolidation in the software industry yesterday as it pulled off the $8.5bn purchase of BEA...

  17. July 31, 2007

    Sun gains from fall in price of components

    Sun Microsystems yesterday put its turnround back on track as it reported its first profitable year since 2001, helped by...

  18. July 26, 2007

    Sun to announcekey news first on the web

    Sun Microsystems said it would start to release important corporate news first over the internet, in what is thought to be...

  19. July 25, 2007

    Sun to release key corporate news first on web

    Sun Microsystems said it would start to release important corporate news first over the internet, in what is thought to be...

  20. March 26, 2007

    Mini-blog has Silicon Valley all of a Twitter

    Silicon Valley is abuzz over a mini-blogging service for mobile phones that some predict will be a mass-market hit with the...

  21. March 25, 2007

    Mini-blog is the talk of Silicon Valley

    Silicon Valley is abuzz over a new mini-blogging service for mobile phones that some predict will be a mass-market hit with...

  22. January 24, 2007

    KKR puts faith in Sun's rise with $700m deal

    KKR yesterday announced a $700m investment in Sun Microsystems. The former Silicon Valley high-flier had until recently...

  23. January 23, 2007

    KKR in $700m deal with Sun

    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co on Tuesday announced a $700m investment in Sun Microsystems, a former Silicon Valley high-flier...

  24. January 23, 2007

    Sun Microsystems and Intel form alliance

    Sun Microsystems and Intel, often bitter rivals in the microprocessor industry, yesterday announced a "landmark alliance"...

  25. FT Tech Hub

    January 22, 2007

    Sun and Intel toast server marriage

    Sun and Intel’s differences dissolved over a “very good bottle” of Barolo at San Francisco’s Delfina restaurant a few...

  26. January 22, 2007

    Sun Microsystems and Intel in alliance

    Sun Microsystems and Intel, often bitter rivals in the microprocessor industry, on Monday announced a “landmark alliance” in...

  27. October 3, 2006

    Europe's high-tech dream founders on politics and cash

    The potted biography that Google provides for Sergey Brin, the company's co-founder, notes rather charmingly that he is...

  28. October 2, 2006

    Europe’s high-tech dream founders on politics and cash

    The potted biography that Google provides for Sergey Brin, the company’s co-founder, notes rather charmingly that he is...

  29. September 19, 2006

    The consumer free-for-all that unsettles paid-for managers

    "Don't ask the price, it's a penny" read the sign above Michael Marks's stall in the Kirkgate market in Leeds when he...

  30. September 18, 2006

    A consumer free-for-all

    Comment on this column “Don’t ask the price, it’s a penny” read the sign above Michael Marks’s stall in the Kirkgate market...

  31. September 18, 2006

    How to tackle unpredictable business cycles

    From Mr Anirvan Banerji. Sir, Jonathan Schwartz ("The five founding principles that drive innovation", September 13)...

  32. September 16, 2006

    You just cannot 'manage' process to uncover the quirky

    From Mr Andrew Campbell. Sir, Jonathan Schwartz underlines the importance of innovation and offers some sensible sounding...

  33. September 15, 2006

    Future Einsteins are the products of chance not design

    From Mr Andrew Campbell. Sir, Jonathan Schwartz underlines the importance of innovation and offers some sensible sounding...

  34. September 12, 2006

    The five founding principles that drive innovation

    Innovation is the key to survival in this ultra-competitive and remarkably flat global economy. It drives profits and...

  35. August 1, 2006

    Blair message clicks with Silicon Valley's great and good

    Tony Blair appears to have wowed the cream of Silicon Valley in a high-powered meeting that reflected an increasing...

  36. July 26, 2006

    Sun Micro shows signs of recovery

    Sun Microsystems showed early signs of a long-awaited turnround yesterday as it reported a stronger bounce in sales of new...

  37. July 25, 2006

    Sun Micro shows signs of recovery

    Sun Microsystems showed early signs of a long-awaited turnround on Tuesday as it reported a stronger bounce in sales of new...

  38. June 1, 2006

    Sun's new boss to cut jobs in savings drive

    Sun's new chief executive officer has moved quickly to start cutting costs at the struggling computer maker, announcing...

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