Originally posted by kayal cox:
I can see how the conversation would go:
Iranian: Hi, I am from Iran. Can you please tell me how I can get Sun certified?
Friendly Java Rancher: You can start by overthrowing your government and stopping the production of nuclear weapons.
Iranian, and other Friendly Javaranchers pitching in: (start of things that signfiy a mudfight)
Silent observers: And thus the Trash can grows!
[ August 11, 2005: Message edited by: kayal cox ]
Originally posted by Jason Menard:
If the setup is sound enough and earns trust from the industry
What industry? The "industry" as we generally speak of it exists outside of Iran. As much of the "industry" isn't going to do business with Iran (French government contracts aside), the point of an industry trusted alternate certification in Iran seems moot, doesn't it?
Iran has 1,000 software companies and its software industry is estimated to
be worth $100 million. IDRO, which has a turnover of $3 billion, is now
moving into IT, biotechnology and other high technology areas and
contributes 25 percent of Iran's industrial GDP. It employs about 100,000