Sun Microsystems is a pioneering tech company that is having trouble getting any respect.
A Forbes article on Thursday notes that the company's market cap has dropped below $3 billion: "The company has become so toxic that no one dares to swallow it."
As Sun CEO Jonathan Schwartz likes to say, the Forbes writers "over-rotate." But Sun has fallen further and harder on Wall Street than its main competitors over the last few years and months. Schwartz has bravely pushed Sun down the path of open source and created demand for its hardware and service … Read more