Ruhani Rabin
8 min readDec 29, 2022


Sun Microsystems Rise And Fall
The meteoric rise and dramatic fall of Sun Microsystems, from its heights of success to its ultimate demise (Image / Research Graph by Mercury News)

Revolutionizing Computing Power- How Sun Microsystems Changed the Way We Work

Founders Vinod Khosla Bill Joy Andy Bechtolsheim Scott Mcnealy
Founders Vinod Khosla, Bill Joy, Andy Bechtolsheim, Scott Mcnealy (Image credit)

Sun Rises — Apollo Falls- How Sun Microsystems Revolutionized the Workstation Market

Computer Museum Sun 1 Workstation
Sun 1 Workstation (Wikimedia Commons)

Sun’s Bright Rise and What Went Wrong Afterwards

Sun 3 Workstation Disk Tape
760px Kl Sun Ultrasparc 2
Sun Ultrasparc 2 (WikiPedia)

Sun’s Rise and Fall

Adapt or Perish- Sun Microsystems’ Failed Response to Change

Sun Microsystems Solaris Computer Cluster
Sun Microsystems Solaris Computer Cluster

Final Thoughts



Ruhani Rabin

Ruhani Rabin being a tech and product evangelist for almost 20 years. He was VP, CPO for various digital companies. Plays with Drones in his free time.