Scott McNealy

Type: Person
Name: Scott McNealy (Scott G. McNealy)
Title: Cofounder, chairman, and chief executive officer
Organization: Sun Microsystems
Date of Birth: 13/11/1954
Place of Birth: Columbus, Indiana
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Scott McNealy
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Stephen Elop was Nokia's third choice to be CEO

A new book says American Scott McNealy of Sun Microsystems was the "dream candidate" to be head of Nokia.A NEW book by Helsinki Times journalist David J. Cord claims American Scott McNealy was the "dream candidate" to become CEO of Nokia. The Decline ... [Published Helsinki Times - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Leaving It All on the Field

Many folks make the observation that it’s challenging to run a fast-growing technology start-up—and they’re right. But the hardest part isn’t scaling up the technology and the business model. It’s growing your own capabilities as a leader.I’d had very ... [Published Harvard Business Review - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

10 best founding teams

Founders: Vinod Khosla, Scott McNealy, Andy Bechtolsheim and Bill JoyNamed after the Stanford University Network, Sun Microsystems became the goliath of computer workstations in the 1990s, so much so it once used the slogan, "We're the dot in dot-com." ... [Published CNN Money - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Sam Champion's Weather Channel Show Partners With Social Content Service to Boost Viewer Interaction (Exclusive)

“AMHQ” will display relevant social conversations directly into its daily broadcasts using Wayin technologiesThe Weather Channel is teaming up with social content service Wayin to deliver online interaction for Sam Champion's new morning show, “AMHQ. ... [Published The Wrap - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

PayPal Defends Its Privacy Policy

Recent activity by eBay's global payment processing arm PayPal regarding updates to the company's privacy policy generated some expressed concerns online. Perceptions and worries about how private people's online lives truly are have been heightened in ... [Published Ecommercebytes.com - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Mozilla CEO Exit Exposes Split in Silicon Valley Values

Brendan Eich’s resignation as chiefexecutive officer of Mozilla Corp. is exposing a split inSilicon Valley between support for left-leaning issues andadvocacy of unrestricted freedom of expression.Eich, who became CEO in March, stepped down after bei ... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Mozilla CEO resigns after being criticized for his financial support of anti-gay marriage group

Mozilla Corp., maker of the Firefox Web browser, said Chief Executive Officer Brendan Eich resigned after being criticized for donating money to an anti-gay marriage group. Eich, who also co-founded Mozilla, became CEO in March. The controversy concerned ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

VMware, Nvidia revolutionising secure cloud desktop

It's been an interesting few decades since Oracle and Sun Microsystems argued that we should shift computing from the desktop to servers and first created somewhat-viable thin clients - when I say "interesting," I mean the solutions. From the standpoint ... [Published Computerworld Malaysia - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

Social Marketing Company WayIn Looking for Fresh Cash

The Twitter-focused marketing company WayIn, backed by Sun Microsytems founder Scott McNealy, is looking to raise up to $20 million, a source with knowledge of the fundraising told ... ... [Published Big News Network - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 28 2014 - Updated Mar 28 2014 - 1 reports

VMware, Nvidia Revolutionizing Secure Cloud Desktop

The thin client has been largely disappointing from the beginning, but a partnership between VMware and Nvidia may finally give the thin client the performance, scalability, security and price it needs to catch on. CIO — It's been an interesting few decades ... [Published CIO Magazine - Mar 28 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Google and Sun Team Up to Challenge Microsoft

CIO —Google Inc. and Sun Microsystems Inc. are expected to unveil a collaborative effort Tuesday that will bring StarOffice productivity applications to Google users, according to sources familiar with the companies’ plans.The move is expected to be part ... [Published CIO Magazine - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 1 reports

5 Steps For How To Be A Better Decision Maker

“Whenever you see a successful business , someone once made a courageous decision,” wrote Peter F. Drucker, “the man who invented management,” according to BusinessWeek magazine.We are faced with a myriad of decisions each day. From the moment you wake ... [Published Value Walk - Mar 14 2014]

Quotes

Perhaps the most telling remark ever made about online privacy came from then-Sun CEO Scott McNealy way back in 1999, who said "you have zero privacy anyway. get over it" to a group of reporters

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Stephen Elop was Nokia's third choice to be CEO [Published Helsinki Times - Apr 17 2014]
Leaving It All on the Field [Published Harvard Business Review - Apr 15 2014]
10 best founding teams [Published CNN Money - Apr 11 2014]
The most powerful Indian technologists in Silic... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 11 2014]
15 Colleges With Powerhouse Entrepreneurship Pr... [Published Mashable - Apr 09 2014]
Sam Champion's Weather Channel Show Partners Wi... [Published The Wrap - Apr 08 2014]
PayPal Defends Its Privacy Policy [Published Ecommercebytes.com - Apr 07 2014]
Mozilla CEO Exit Exposes Split in Silicon Valle... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 05 2014]
Mozilla CEO resigns after being criticized for ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Apr 04 2014]
Newsnight goes sour on Tech City miracle [Published The Register - Mar 31 2014]
VMware, Nvidia revolutionising secure cloud des... [Published Computerworld Malaysia - Mar 31 2014]
Social Marketing Company WayIn Looking for Fres... [Published Big News Network - Mar 29 2014]
Social Marketing Company WayIn Looking for Fres... [Published Adweek Online - Mar 28 2014]
VMware, Nvidia Revolutionizing Secure Cloud Des... [Published Computerworld Norge - Mar 28 2014]
VMware, Nvidia Revolutionizing Secure Cloud Des... [Published CIO Magazine - Mar 28 2014]
Google and Sun Team Up to Challenge Microsoft [Published CIO Magazine - Mar 18 2014]
5 Steps For How To Be A Better Decision Maker [Published Value Walk - Mar 14 2014]
Questions Is A Video Q&A App That Wants You To ... [Published TechCrunch - Jan 10 2014]
Online Privacy: We Are The Authors Of Our Own D... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Jan 03 2014]
Small Company Helps Twitter Make Money [Published The Curious Capitalist - Nov 29 2013]
Why bother? [Published Security Bloggers Network - Oct 24 2013]
iTriage CEO and Co-founder, Dr. Peter Hudson, R... [Published PRWeb - Sep 11 2013]
Kapta to Exhibit CEO Dashboard Software at Colo... [Published PRWeb - Sep 11 2013]
Kapta Founder Alex Raymond Nominated for 2013 A... [Published PRWeb - Aug 14 2013]
Aegis Identity Software, Inc. Nominated for pre... [Published PRWeb - Aug 09 2013]
Google should have paid for using Java, says Mc... [Published Topnews.in - Apr 27 2012]
Biography for Scott McNealy [Published Able2Act - Oct 03 2007]
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Mozilla CEO resigns after being criticized for ... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Apr 04 2014]
Mozilla Corp., maker of the Firefox Web browser, said Chief Executive Officer Brendan Eich resigned after being criticized for donating money to an anti-gay marriage group. Eich, who also co-founded Mozilla, became CEO in March. The controversy concerned ...
Questions Is A Video Q&A App That Wants You To ... [Published TechCrunch - Jan 10 2014]
Questions — Ask And Answer  is an iOS app, pictured left, that’s using video to animate and humanise the Q&A format. Spicing up the tried-and-tested Q&A format to make it fit for a visually obsessed age is energising plenty of startups at present. ...
Online Privacy: We Are The Authors Of Our Own D... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Jan 03 2014]
Lost in the furor over government spying on its citizens is an inconvenient truth: personal data is the new currency of the 21st Century, and until we rein in our desire to spend it we can't really stop others' desires to spy on it.  Paying With Our ...
Small Company Helps Twitter Make Money [Published The Curious Capitalist - Nov 29 2013]
(DENVER) — Twitter just issued its IPO but a lingering question is how the popular worldwide microblog company will turn a profit. One Colorado-based company thinks it has found one way to help Twitter, and itself, make money. Wayin has partnered up with ...
Why bother? [Published Security Bloggers Network - Oct 24 2013]
I woke up this morning with a rant running through my mind.  Which is nothing unusual, by any stretch of the imagination.  I often rant, in person, on the blog, and on the podcast.  People almost expect it of me.   The difference this morning is I asked ...
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