Sun founders confess all during walk down workstation lane [printer-friendly] The Register: "And when Bechtolsheim doesn't have doubts, you should listen. He put the original money behind Sun, VMware and Google. He's got to be one of the top five investors of all time. Not bad for a hardware genius and founder of multi-billion dollar company.
Oh yeah, he's really humble and generous too. As it turns out, nice guys can do okay."