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SCOTT MCNEALY AND RAY NOORDA TO DELIVER KEYNOTE ADDRESSES AT SUNWORLD PREMIERE

 SCOTT MCNEALY AND RAY NOORDA TO DELIVER KEYNOTE ADDRESSES
 AT SUNWORLD PREMIERE
 FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Scott McNealy, president and CEO of Sun Microsystems Inc. and Ray Noorda, president and CEO of Novell Inc., will each deliver a keynote address at the premiere of SunWorld Expo, scheduled to be held April 6-9, 1992, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, Calif.
 In his presentation entitled "Turning PCs into Workstations: Promises, Promises," scheduled for Tuesday, April 7 at 11:15 a.m., Scott McNealy will address how and why SPARC/UNIX-based workstations deliver the power needed and how their flexibility and software compatibility will make them the platform for the 90's.
 On Wednesday, April 8 at 10:30 a.m., during his keynote address entitled "Cooperation Is More Profitable Than Competition," Ray Noorda will explore the link between customer satisfaction and vendor cooperation.
 Under the leadership of co-founder Scott McNealy, Sun Microsystems has become one of the fastest growing companies according to Fortune. McNealy held the position of vice president of operations until his appointment to president and CEO in 1984. Prior to Sun, McNealy was director of operations at Onyx Systems, a manufacturer of microcomputer systems, and a member of FMC's corporate manufacturing staff. He has also held various operations and sales positions at Rockwell International.
 Ray Noorda has served as president and CEO of Novell since 1983. Under his direction the company has grown from revenues of $3.8 million in 1983 to $633 million for fiscal 1991. Before joining Novell, he was chief executive officer of Boschert Inc., a manufacturer of power supply systems. Prior to that Noorda served as president of System Industries Inc. and president for General Automation Inc.
 SunWorld '92 is the first in an international series of tradeshows designed exclusively for professionals involved in the purchase, management, use or development of Sun, SPARC and Solaris-based products.
 The event will feature a full day of in-depth tutorials, a three day conference program and an exhibition of more than 150 leading vendors in the workstation market including Sun Microsystems, SunSoft Inc., Sun Educational Services, SunConnect, SunPro, SunPics and SunExpress.
 SunWorld is produced by World Expo Corporation (WEC), the producers of MACWORLD Expo, ComNet, CD-ROM Expo, NEXTWORLD and Object World. WEC is a division of International Data Group (IDG), the world's leader in information services on information technology and publisher of Computerworld, Infoworld, SunWorld, Network World, PC World, MACWORLD, and CIO.
 The event is sponsored by SunWorld Magazine, the Independent Journal of Sun and SPARC Systems.
 For information on attending SunWorld Expo contact Lynn Fullerton at 800-225-4698 or for exhibit information contact Ron Toran at 800-545-EXPO.
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 /CONTACT: Bonnie O'Connor of World Expo Corporation, 508-820-8258/ CO: World Expo Corporation; Novell Inc.; Sun Microsystems, Inc. ST: California, Massachusetts IN: CPR SU:


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