Making the News this week is the teaming of Sun, Google and Microsoft to support an Internet research laboratory ; the new Storage Performance Council SPC-2 Benchmark ; Sun's role in building a disaster warning system ; Sun Microsystems Malaysia's continued prosperity  and a Sun FireTM x64 servers contest .
Sun Chairman and CEO Scott McNealy talks about Sun's prospects  in the Features section that also includes an analysis of Sun's open source effort ; the company's open-source marketing strategy ; and James Gosling's take on the future of the JavaTM programming language .
The upcoming SolarisTM 10 1/06 Operating System (Solaris OS)  headlines the Software section. Also included is information on the Sun JavaTM System Portal Server 7 , SunTM Management Center 3.6  and N1TM System Manager 1.2 .
The Sun and Standards section addresses the continuing discussion with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts on open standards .
In JavaTM Technology, read about Open Java DB's incorporation into the Sun JavaTM Enterprise System , resolution of security vulnerabilities in the JavaTM Runtime Environment , Java's overtaking of C++ in SourceForge projects  and the release of three recent publications on Java , , .
Articles in the FOSS section reveal the impact of the SolarisTM source code release , the secret of open source projects , the debate to move to open source , a review of MozillaTM Firefox 1.5 , and a new guide on managing FOSS software projects .
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