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Sun MicrosystemsGroup 6
Executive SummaryValuation for Acquisitions and MergersOracle planning to acquire Sun MicrosystemsWalmart of the enterprise software industryOracle competing with IBM$9.50 per Share vs $9.40 per Share
IT IndustryValued at $2.8 TrillionSoftware and services, Hardware and Storage and PeripheralsChange in Dynamics in the IT industryCooperation and competition
OracleProduces data management basesVery high demandStorage of data and the tools to scan through it$10 Billion Sales in 2010
SunEstablished in 1982Produced Unix based SolarisFinancial crisis of 2007
StrategyOracle has a lot of cash in handSegment growing at a rate of 10.4%Sun is the pioneer in manufacturing servers and other hardware