Strengths and weaknesses
Since no company is good at everything but at least every company is has its goodness. Some of the strengths are distinctive capabilities, which allow a firm to make a difference of its products or make considerable achievements in terms of low costs. This makes it difficult for imitation due to the resources which are complex and competent to give support. They can serve as the basis for long term profit opportunities which are solid. Some of the strengths include the ability of Mc Nearly to rally and prep people for fight.
The other strength is that servers make les often crashes than the Microsoft therefore Reliability is equal to competence which distinctive. There is also good repositioning of the products. The approach to the beginning computing from the recognized world side possibilities in the earlier network that others which takes place in built organizations. The address of technology is another weakness which addresses all the key parts of large system chain of value.
The other strength is the customers’ view Sun as a repository of both competence and wisdom in network computing hence Distinctive Competence (Sun Microsystems Inc, 2007). The weaknesses include the traditional business which is being eaten away by Personal Computers. There is also lack of persuasive case of usefulness of Java and lack of proper articulation why Microsoft should not take over the world. The other weakness opens standards commitments which are less open than Linux (Sun Microsystems Inc, 2007).