Sun Microsystems Overview

  • Founded
  • 1982

Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 10,153

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 93

Sun Microsystems General Information

Description

Provider of network infrastructure services. The company offers a line of scalable servers based on SPARC64, Sun UltraSPARC, AMD Opteron and Intel Xeon microprocessors that range from entry-level servers and blade systems to data center/HPC business critical computing servers designed for heterogeneous computing environments.

Contact Information

Website
www.sun.com
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Storage (IT)
Other Industries
Computers, Parts and Peripherals
Acquirer
Primary Office
  • 4150 Network Circle
  • Santa Clara, CA 95054
  • United States

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Sun Microsystems Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Sun Microsystems Patents

Sun Microsystems Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20110202871-A1 Method and system for scrolling through a graphical user interface list control Abandoned 17-Feb-2010 00000000000 00
US-20140281060-A1 Low-contention update buffer queuing for large systems Granted 03-Feb-2010 00000000000 0
US-20110191508-A1 Low-contention update buffer queuing for large systems Granted 03-Feb-2010 00000000000 0
US-8972629-B2 Low-contention update buffer queuing for large systems Active 03-Feb-2010 00000000000 0
US-8782306-B2 Low-contention update buffer queuing for large systems Active 03-Feb-2010 G06F12/0253 0
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Sun Microsystems Executive Team (19)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ed Zander Chief Operating Officer
John Fowler Executive Vice President
Jim McHugh Vice President of Marketing, Software Infrastructure
Vinod Khosla Co-Founder
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Sun Microsystems Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Sun Microsystems Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Sun Microsystems Investments & Acquisitions (93)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 01-Apr-2019 00000 0000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software
0000000 01-Mar-2018 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software
000000 07-Jan-2009 0000000000 Other Communications and Networking
0000000000 15-Sep-2008 00000 0000 0000 Database Software
Montalvo Systems 28-Apr-2008 Merger/Acquisition Other Commercial Products
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Sun Microsystems Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00000 Database Software Uppsala, Sweden 0000
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Sun Microsystems Exits (52)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000000 15-Sep-2008 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
000000000 22-Jan-2008 00000 00000 00 0000 Completed
  • 12 buyers
0000000 29-Aug-2006 00000 00000 00 000.00 Completed
  • 11 buyers
00000 0000 01-Jan-2006 00000 00000 00 Completed
  • 2 buyers
AppStream 03-Dec-2003 Later Stage VC 000.00 Completed
  • 9 buyers
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