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Simon Phipps
For those unaware, Oracle laid off ~ all Solaris tech staff yesterday in a classic silent EOL of the product.
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Marcel Hofstetter 3 Sep 17
Replying to @webmink @lukaseder
Let's see what they announce at 9/19 and
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Marcel Hofstetter 28 Sep 17
Replying to @webmink @lukaseder
11.4 is planned for Fall 2018. M8 launched
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Graham Lauder 3 Sep 17
Replying to @webmink
I am mightily pissed, but not surprised. Larry didn't just kill SUN he clubbed it to death, luckily opensource will keep the best alive
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Mike Spooner 4 Sep 17
Replying to @imgratis @webmink
Larry might not have loved it, but Jon S and possibly others at Sun also played a huge part in the demise.
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Simon Phipps 3 Sep 17
That's the Oracle way. Plenty of foreshadowing like but the proof is in reports from individuals.
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Steven Stallion 3 Sep 17
Replying to @webmink
Hey Simon, I'm sorry to see this happen. It seemed inevitable after 2013. I hope everyone lands on their feet.
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Simon Phipps 3 Sep 17
Replying to @quuxotic
Thanks. The social network group I am following suggests they will do just fine.
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Mike Spooner 4 Sep 17
Replying to @webmink
I wonder what Fujitsu make of this news. Presumably, they might be a bit upset.
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Simon Phipps 4 Sep 17
Replying to @ShellDozer
Guessing they are the reason it's most & not all.
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Tom Anderson 3 Sep 17
What did HPE do?
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Simon Phipps 3 Sep 17
They did a deal with Micro Focus, which closed this week.
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