Sun's drive to promote openness and sharing industry and worldwide
highlights this week's edition with announcements that include a new
Open Service Delivery Platform Solutions Program , a new initiative called Share the Opportunity Global Giving , a new branding and advertising campaign that ties into the company's philosophy to share technology and drive innovation , and donations of StarOffice[tm] to qualified nonprofits in technology-hungry countries .
Sun's plans to acquire StorageTek for USD$4.1 billion  is the focus of an interview with Sun Executive Vice President of the Network Storage Products Group Mark Canepa .
The Software section offers information on an online manual for the Sun[tm] Studio 10 , a technical article on using Solaris[tm] Zones to support applications  and a list of supportive applications available for the Solaris[tm] 10 Operating System (Solaris OS) .
Receive either a free Apple 4 GB iPod Mini  or a free combination Bushnell ImageView digital camera with binoculars  by signing up for select Sun training courses.
Two Java[tm] technology-specific publications are covered in this week's edition: "Java[tm] Language Specification, The 3rd Edition"  and "Learning Java, Third Edition" . Also, download a free copy of the Java[tm] BluePrints book "Designing Web Services with the J2EE[tm] 1.4 Platform: JAX-RPC, SOAP, and XML Technologies" .
The Java Internal Use License for JDK[tm] 5.0 has been released .
Learn about Claimonitor - a new web-based Straight-through Processing
(STP) utility for automating transactions and market-related claims , Oracle licensing of Solaris[tm] Containers  and a new OEM agreement between MindTree and Sun .
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