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Scott McNealy Highlights Liferay in POSSCON 2012 Keynote

Sun Microsystems Founder Speaks on Liferay's use of

Scott McNealy, co-founder of Sun Microsystems, provided the keynote address at the Palmetto Open Source Software Conference (POSSCON) 2012, which concluded today in Columbia, S.C. In his speech, McNeally mentioned Liferay, Inc., noting in particular the strong growth of Liferay within enterprises and how the open source portal provider sees its success tied to an actively engaged community. McNealy, who is the Excecutive Chairman for, a new social polling site, also described Liferay's use of to interface with its 65,000 community members. POSSCON 2012 brought together a panel of noted experts in open source to discuss the latest issues involving open source for leaders in multiple industries. The annual conference is tailored to business and technical professionals working on solutions within open source and issues surrounding the open source ecosystem. 

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