Sun Studio Blogging Contest

10 chances to win a $500 American Express® Gift Cheque!

To Enter, simply:

  1. Download Sun Studio.

  2. Blog about it or any version of Sun Studio!

  3. Send us the URL to your blog.

What features do you like most about Sun Studio 12 Update 1? Do you have a suggestion on how to enhance Sun Studio? Whatever your experience is in using the Sun Studio software, post a blog about it and tell us. You may blog about Sun Studio 12 Update 1 or any version of Sun Studio. A panel of judges from the Sun Studio Product Team will review all blog submissions and select 10 winners who will each receive a $500 American Express Gift Cheque. The top 50 blogs will receive a 2GB Sun Studio memory stick.

How to Enter

Post a blog describing your experience using Sun Studio 12 Update 1 or any version of Sun Studio: a tutorial, insight, tech tip, cool code sample, request for enhancements, etc. Your blog must be linked to a comment or trackback made to the Sun Studio Blogging Contest site. Once your blog is posted, complete the submission form. Entries must be new material and not copied from something already written.

Here are some ideas for what you could write about for the top prize:

  • Show a cool code sample using Sun Studio
  • Create a "Top 10" Sun Studio Software Tutorials/Links/Snippets/Tricks
  • Deep insight about development with Sun Studio
  • A case study of how your company has used Sun Studio

Blogs will be accepted in English only.

Good luck! Winners will be chosen by a panel of experts from the Sun Studio Product Team. All blogs must be accessible at time of judging. See contest rules for more details. will link to as many interesting posts as possible during the contest period, so even if you don’t win, you might get a bunch of traffic to your blog!


Contest starts: June 23, 2009
Contest deadline: August 14, 2009
Judging period: August 14-September 4, 2009
Winner announced: September 14, 2009