Sun's Java Desktop System
continues to gain worldwide traction through its landmark agreements with governments and large institutions such as the People's Republic of China (PRC) with the goal to install at least 200 million copies around the country.
And the Sun Java Desktop System
is a low-cost, secure, open-source-based alternative to more costly desktop environments.
Together, Sun and Vignette plan to bring to market a packaged, pretested, integrated combination of products that leverage the Sun Java Enterprise System, the Java Desktop System
, and Vignette Business Workspaces collaboration solution.
Schwartz also brought up on stage representatives of China Standard Software Company, which promoting a variant of Sun's Linux-based Java Desktop System
as a standard for the 1.3 billion citizens of China.