Founded: February 1982. Vision: Ensure that network services are available to anyone, anywhere, anytime, using any device. Products and Services: Network servers, data storage systems, engineering workstations, desktop appliances, microelectronics, software systems, e-commerce applications, cross-platform technologies, consulting and support services. Business Philosophy: Open standards and open programming interfaces increase the value of Net-based solutions and create a larger market for all players. Value Proposition: Sun is a relentless innovator. Sun has a 19 year history of bringing innovative ideas to market with practical results for our customers. Because we build forward-thinking technology, we enable our customers to get the most out of their existing network environments and take advantage of future opportunities. Ranking: Sun is ranked 125 on the Fortune 500 index.