Archive | 1998

The December 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

December 31, 1998 Issue No. 63 I. SPARC News...............! A.- TATUNG EXPANDS ENTRY-LEVEL, PCI-BASED WORKSTATION-LINE WITH NEW 360 MHZ ULTRA 10-COMPATIBLE SYSTEMS B.- INSIGNIA SIGNS MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING WITH SUN MICROSYSTEMS TO EXTEND DEPLOYMENT OF JAVA IN EMBEDDED SYSTEMS MARKET C.- INSIGNIA'S IMPLEMENTATION OF JAVA FOR EMBEDDED BETA TESTERS INCLUDE FORTUNE 500 ELECTRONICS COMPANIES D.- EMPRESS ACHIEVES FASTER PERFORMANCE WITH IN-MEMORY SPEEDUP E.- GEAR'S UNIX MULTIMEDIA IS "MAKIN' TRACKS" Read more [...]

The November 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

November 30, 1998 Issue No. 62 I. SPARC News...............! A.- SUN ANNOUNCES 400Mhz and 450Mhz UltraSPARC-II(TM) MICROPROCESSORS B.- RED HAT RELEASES LINUX 5.2 C.- FUJITSU MICROELECTRONICS SETS JAVA-SPARCLITE(TM) COMBINATION FOR OEMS DEVELOPING INTERNET APPLIANCES D.- INSIGNIA SOLUTIONS TEAMS WITH VIOSOFT TO INTEGRATE JAVA TECHNOLOGIES FOR EMBEDDED DEVELOPERS E.- METROWERKS' CODEWARRIOR TO SUPPORT INSIGNIA SOLUTIONS' EMBEDDED VIRTUAL MACHINE(TM) F.- HAL COMPUTER SYSTEMS, INC. INTRODUCES FUJITSU Read more [...]

The October 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

October 31,1998 Issue No. 61 I. SPARC News...............! A. AUSPEX SYSTEMS BECOMES A GENERAL MEMBER OF SPARC INTERNATIONAL B. SPARC INTERNATIONAL TESTING OF SYSTEMS FOR SCD GOES OVER THE 800 MARK!! C. FORCE COMPUTERS EXTENDS VMEBUS LINE WITH INDUSTRY'S FASTEST SPARC-BASED HIGH AVAILABILITY SERVER D. U S SOFTWARE'S USNET ADDS SUPPORT FOR CS8900 CRYSTALLAN ETHERNET CONTROLLER FROM CIRRUS LOGIC E. FORCE ANNOUNCED THE CENTELLIS CT 16523, THE INDUSTRY'S FIRST COMPACTPCI-BASED SPARC SYSTEM F. INSIGNIA Read more [...]

The September 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

September 30,1998 Issue No. 60 I. SPARC News...............! A. SPARC INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES GREEN HOUSE CO., LTD B. SUN UNVEILS COMPREHENSIVE SPARC(TM) ROADMAP C. KANAMOTO MEMORY SPARC VERIFIED D. EMPRESS'S C++ INTERFACE UNLEASHES THE POWER OF OBJECT-ORIENTED PROGRAMMING E. ANDATACO ANNOUNCES INDUSTRY'S FIRST ULTRA2 SCSI LOW VOLTAGE DIFFERENTIAL (LVD) RAID-READY STORAGE SYSTEM F. TATUNG TAKES SERVER PERFORMANCE TO NEW HEIGHTS WITH PCI-BASED QUAD-PROCESSING SYSTEM G. ACSL ANNOUNCES STORAGESEARCH.COM H. Read more [...]

The August 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

August 31, 1998 Issue No. 59 I. SPARC News...............! A. SPARC International Welcomes Two New Members B. EMPRESS'S NEW JDBC INTERFACE DELIVERS JAVA TECHNOLOGY UTILIZING SUN'S AWT C. CYGNUS SOLUTIONS RELEASES GNU PRO 98rl D. AT&T CHOOSES THE ON-LINE! DETECTIVE FROM SOFTTECH FOR SUN SUPPORT E. SUN SHIPS ONE-MILLIONTH UltraSPARC MICROPROCESSOR F. TATUNG'S NEW HIGH-PERFORMANCE SYSTEMS FEATURE DUAL, 360 MHZ ULTRASPARC-II PROCESSORS G. RAVE COMPUTER ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES NEW SYSTEM: RAVE RACKMOUNT-AXMP II. Read more [...]

The July 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

July 31, 1998 Issue No. 58 I. SPARC News...............! A. nSTOR TO FOCUS UPON ROLE AS STORAGE TECHNOLOGY LEADER B. SUN GIVES HOPE TO SGI CUSTOMER BASE: NEW SUN WORKSTATIONS OFFER BETTER PERFORMANCE AT ONE-FOURTH THE PRICE C. ADTEC MEMORY SPARC VERIFIED D. RATIONAL ANNOUNCES NEW UNIX DEVELOPMENT TOOLS E. EMPRESS DELIVERS NEXT GENERATION DATABASE EMPRESS RDBMS V8.10: PERSISTENT STORED MODULES, C++ INTERFACE, JDBC INTERFACE FOR JAVA F. SUN DREAMS OF JINI TO PROVIDE MAGIC COMPUTING FABRIC G. TATUNG Read more [...]

The June 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

June 30, 1998 Issue No. 57 I. SPARC News...............! A. SPARC INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES BELL MICROPRODUCTS B. SPARC INTERNATIONAL MEMBERS CAMPAIGN TO STRENGTHEN THE SPARC COMMUNITY! C. LINKON DEMONSTRATES IP TELEPHONY ON THE SUN PLATFORM AT SUPERCOMM D. nStor LEADS STORAGE INDUSTRY WITH INNOVATIVE nVANTAGE ON-SITE WARRANTY SERVICE PROGRAM E. TADPOLE TECHNOLOGY UNVEILS NEW BREED OF PORTABLE, ULTRASPARC(tm)IIi-DRIVEN SYSTEM F. TATUNG INTRODUCES INDUSTRY'S HIGHEST PROCESSING SBUS-BASED DESKTOP WORKSTATIONS II. Read more [...]

The May 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

May 31, 1998 Issue No. 56 I. SPARC News A. nSTOR SHOWCASES NEW FIBRE CHANNEL, NETWORK ATTACHED STORAGE, ULTRA2 (LVDS) AND TAPE ARRAY PRODUCTS AT NETWORLD+INTEROP B. SUN SLASHES PRICES, BOOSTS PERFORMANCE ACROSS WORKSTATION PRODUCT LINE C. RATIONAL UNITES CUSTOMERS FROM ALL PRODUCT LINES AT ANNUAL USER CONFERENCE D. RED HAT SOFTWARE BRINGS SECURE, HIGH VALUE SOLUTION TO THE WORLD OF WEB SERVING E. 5.1 RELEASE FROM RED HAT SOFTWARE INCLUDES BONUS CD OF LINUX APPLICATIONS AND TOOLS II. SPARC COMPLIANT Read more [...]

The April 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

April 30, 1998 Issue No. 55 I. SPARC® News A. SPARC INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES LINKON CORPORATION B. ATTEND THE FOURTH ANNUAL LINUX EXPO CONFERENCE C. OPEN CONCEPT INTERNATIONAL RELEASES OPENQUOTE, THE PREMIERE JAVA QUOTATION PACKAGE D. nSTOR SHOWCASES FIBRE CHANNEL PRODUCTS AT NAB E. nSTOR SIGNS DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT WITH PTG, INC. F. SUN REORGANIZES BUSINESS STRUCTURE G. nSTOR ACQUIRES BORG ADAPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES, INC. ACQUISITION PAVES THE WAY FOR NEXT GENERATION RAID PRODUCTS H. DATABASE OF Read more [...]

The March 1998 Monthly Bulletin For Users Of SPARC Based Products

March 31, 1998 Issue No. 54 I. SPARC® News A. SPARC® INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES MEMORY CARD TECHNOLOGY B. 81 PRODUCTS DECLARED SPARC® COMPLIANT DURING MARCH! C. SUN MICROSYSTEMS ANNOUNCES MEL FRIEDMAN AS NEW PRESIDENT OF SUN MICROELECTRONICS D. PHENOMENAL GROWTH RATE REPORTED IN RED HAT SOFTWARE'S 1997 SURVEY OF THE LINUX MARKET E. VisiCom PROVIDES DISPLAY CONTROLLERS TO SIEMeNS MEDICAL SYSTEMS F. TATUNG OFFERS NEW DUAL PROCESSING ULTRASPARC PCI SYSTEMS G. SUN'S ULTRASPARC-IIi MICROPROCESSOR Read more [...]