Catching Up With Neil Young and Sun At JavaOne

Quite a crowd turned up for Sun Microsystem's JavaOne Conference in San Francisco, and not just to see Neil Young. Sun's mantra at Tuesday morning's opening general session? It's all about consumer-driven technology and giving developers the open-source tools they need to give customers what they want, said Jonathan Schwartz, president and CEO of the Santa Clara, Calif.-based computing vendor.

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