And we thought it was all about peace, love, and...Solaris. But no, Sun is gearing up for one of the classic open source battles. We've had the various Linux distributions duking it out, and we've had MySQL versus PostgreSQL. Now we're getting Solaris versus Linux, and this is a fight that I believe may actually be worth having.
Why? Because it means more choice for customers, and not just any choice, but a choice between two exceptional operating systems, both completely open source.
Sun's strategy is becoming clearer with Solaris:… Read more