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EU Applies Brakes To Oracle-Sun Deal  European Union regulators are launching a formal antitrust investigation into Oracle Corp.'s proposed $7.4 billion takeover of Sun Microsystems Sun posts $147M loss as Oracle deal looms  Sun lost $147 million, or 20 cents per share, versus a profit of $88 million, or 11 cents per share, as sales dropped 31 percent Oracle To Buy Sun For $7.4B
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E.U. warms to Oracle-Sun deal  European Union regulator are softening their opposition to proposed $7.4 billion takeove, a shift that has resurrected some investors' hopes Sun Micro Slashing Up To 3,000 Jobs
Oracle Cutting More Ex-Sun Workers' Jobs  Oracle said in a regulatory filing that the new round of cuts would mostly hit employees in Asia and Europe Oracle completes Sun acquisition  Oracle CEO Ellison is vowing that Sun will immediately add to Oracle's profits. He said about 1,000 layoffs planned for Sun EU clears Oracle takeover of Sun


year 2010 Top ^

Jun.4
Jan.27
Jan.21
  The European Union cleared proposed $7.4 billion takeover of Sun Microsystems Inc., saying it would not significantly affect competition in the EU


year 2009 Top ^

Dec.14
Oct.20
  Sun Microsystems Inc. plans to eliminate up to 10% of its worldwide work force, as it awaits a takeover by Oracle, a deal being held up by Europe

Sep.3
Aug.28
Apr.20
  Oracle Corp. is pouncing on an opportunity that opened up after rival IBM abandoned an earlier bid to buy computer server and software maker
Apr.5 Sun deal cloudy after IBM pulls offer  Sun terminated IBM's status as its exclusive negotiating partner; the two sides were still talking Mar.21 Possible roadblocks if IBM to acquire Sun  IBM's acquiring Sun Microsystems could be held up or altered by regulators concerned by the consolidation of the two tech giants Mar.18 IBM May Buy Sun Micro
  Sun Microsystems shares soared after a published report said IBM is in preliminary talks to buy Sun for at least $6.5 billion in cash


year 2008 Top ^

Jan.16 Sun to buy MySQL for $1 billion
  Open-source software maker MySQL AB's technology is used by some of the world's biggest Web sites

year 2005 Top ^

Jun.28 Sun to buy SeeBeyond for $387 million  Server maker is acquiring a maker of software that integrates business functions Jun.2 Sun buys StorageTek for $4.1 billion
  Sun Microsystems has signed a deal to buy the technology firm to become more competitive in business data storage


year 2004 Top ^

Feb.10 Founder to return as part of acquisition  Sun Microsystems is buying a privately held Kealia in a deal that will bring Andy Bechtolsheim back to the company

year 2003 Top ^

Jun.19 CEO Says Takeover Talk Is Nonsense  Scott McNealy: No U.S. company could afford to buy the computer maker

year 2002 Top ^

Sep.30 Up to $2.2 Bln Qtr Charge for acquisitions  Sun Microsystems would consider a charge if its market value did not recover to the April level of $29.1 Bln

year 2001 Top ^

Mar.6 Sun Buys InfraSearch  Sun Microsystems Inc. has bought search engine software company to use the peer-to-peer technology

year 2000 Top ^

Dec.4 Sun Micro to Buy HighGround  Sun Microsystems Inc. would acquire data storage management company HighGround Systems for $400 million




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B. 2010-06-04 Oracle Cutting More Ex-Sun Workers' Jobs Oracle
2. 2010-01-27 Oracle completes Sun acquisition Oracle
3. 2010-01-21 EU clears Oracle takeover of Sun Sun
4. 2009-12-14 E.U. warms to Oracle-Sun deal Oracle
F. 2009-10-20 Sun Micro Slashing Up To 3,000 Jobs Sun
G. 2009-09-03 EU Applies Brakes To Oracle-Sun Deal Oracle
H. 2009-08-28 Sun posts $147M loss as Oracle deal looms Sun
2009-04-20 Oracle To Buy Sun For $7.4B Oracle
9. 2009-04-05 Sun deal cloudy after IBM pulls offer Sun


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