"Five years ago, if you had to set up a data centre, it had to be in Manhattan, or may be in the Bay Area. But in the coming years, given the talent, resources and needs, most data centres will be in Apac (Asia-Pacific)"
- The explosion of social networking sites and the youth heavy demographics of these countries
- Creative use of Internet to bring its power to the poorer masses by various institutions
- The evolution of the Internet from mere communication tool to a powerful social utility
However this could also mean a threat to the competing software development tools framework by Microsoft like the .Net platform. However Sun could also be overlooking the threat from free open source frameworks like the hugely popular ones currently being used for web development like Ruby on Rails and AJAX.