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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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