Friday, March 20, 2009

IBM Reviews Sun Micro's Contracts - WSJ.com

An interesting small world twist/excerpt:

One person said IBM also is likely to be examining closely Sun's 2004 agreement with Microsoft Corp., which settled a Sun lawsuit. Under that 10-year pact Microsoft paid Sun $700 million to resolve antitrust issues and $900 million to resolve patent issues. The companies also agreed on royalty payments to use each other's technology with Microsoft paying $350 million at that time. Sun agreed to make payments on the basis of technology used later. 

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IBM Reviews Sun Micro's Contracts - WSJ.com

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