System Integrators and Resellers Gain Access to SAS Server Product Ahead of OEM Platforms
SAN JOSE , Calif.
December 17, 2003
Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc., one of the world's leading suppliers of hard disk drives and computer peripherals, today announced that Alienware, a leading manufacturer of high-performance desktop, notebook, media center, and professional systems, will utilize the Fujitsu MHT-BH 2.5" 9.5mm mobile hard disk drive (HDD) with Serial-ATA (SATA) interface in its Read more [...]
More Than 3,000 Customers, Including Xerox, Enjoy Access To Innovative New Features Through Solaris OS Distributions
Decemeber 3, 2003
SunNetwork 2003 Conference and Pavilion - December 3, 2003 - Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) today announced significant updates to its Solaris Operating System (OS) and additional support for its "military-grade" Trusted Solaris Operating System. In addition, unlike competitors such as HP, which has end-of-lifed certain UNIX offerings such as its Alpha Read more [...]
New x86 and UltraSPARC Systems Provide Customers Greater Flexibility and Choice for Scaling Out Enterprise and Telecom Computing
Decemeber 3, 2003
SunNetwork 2003 Conference and Pavilion - December 3, 2003 - Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) today announced it has expanded its x86 Blade and Netra system portfolio. Sun's new x86 systems with Solaris or Linux offer customers a lower cost "out-of-the-box" alternative, delivering up to 13 times lower acquisition costs over Microsoft Windows Read more [...]
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.
November 20, 2003
Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ: ORCL) today underscored why so many customers run the Oracle Database for their decision-support needs by announcing a world-record TPC-H 1000GB (one terabyte) benchmark result for Oracle(r) Database 10g.
Running on a Fujitsu® PRIMEPOWER™ 2500 server with 64 SPARC64 processors on the Solaris 9 operating system, Oracle Database 10g achieved a record-breaking 34,492.5 QphH@1000GB at a price performance of (EUR)156/QphH@1000GB. Read more [...]
Team to Deliver Volume Market Opportunities for ISVs, Partners and Customers With Industrial Strength, Affordable Platform on the AMD Opteron Processor
Sun And AMD to Offer New iForce Partner Program for the AMD Opteron Processor
COMDEX, Las Vegas
November 17, 2003
With today's announcement that Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) and AMD (NYSE: AMD) have formed an alliance to deliver a broad range of AMD Opteron[tm] processor-based systems, Sun also announced it plans to offer its Java Enterprise Read more [...]
Price of Sun Blade 2000 Workstation Cut by 30 Percent; Sun Blade(TM) 150 Workstation Now Boasts Double the Memory, Storage Capacity, and a DVD-ROM Drive at No Additional Cost
SANTA CLARA, Calif.
November 11, 2003
Ever increasing its price-performance value in the 64-bit technical computing market, Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) today announced performance enhancements to the Sun Blade 150 workstation and a price cut to the Sun Blade 2000 workstation. The Sun Blade 150 workstation will feature Read more [...]
Benchmark Demonstrates Strong Performance to Help Supply Chain Planners Deal with Risk and Uncertainty of Demand Over High Inventory Costs ~ Underscores Reasons Why SPARC/Solaris is a Preferred Platform for i2 SPM
TOKYO and SANTA CLARA, Calif.
November 5, 2003
Sun Microsystems announced today a benchmark configuration with i2 Technologies, Inc. (OTC: ITWO) running i2 Service and Parts Management (SPM) on the Sun Fire 6800 midframe server. Testing i2 SPM on the bedrock of Sun technology –the Read more [...]
October 22, 2003
Sun Microsystems and Fujitsu are to combine their server businesses as early as 2004, according to a report out of Japan.
The Nihon Keizai Shimbun is reporting that Sun and Fujitsu plan to standardize their Unix server architectures and have a Fujitsu subsidiary manufacture the gear. Both companies currently make SPARC/Solaris servers, which would make combining their operations a complementary move.
The paper did not cite any sources in its story.
Sun officials declined to Read more [...]
"Crystal" Anniversary Highlighted with History of Innovation and Future Technologies
SAN JOSE, Calif.
October 13, 2003
Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) and Texas Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: TXN) today announced their 15-year anniversary by highlighting the milestones and future technologies that have made Sun and TI world leaders in processor innovation. Sun and TI's 15-year alliance, one of the longest in the technology industry, coincides with the announcement of UltraSPARC(r) IV by Sun and Read more [...]
SANTA CLARA, Calif.
September 17, 2003
Sun Microsystems, Inc. (Nasdaq: SUNW) today announced that quarter-to-quarter (Q/Q), Sun outperformed the overall UNIX server market in both unit and vendor revenue growth, and maintained its position as the worldwide leader in both categories, according to the 2Q03 Worldwide Server Database by Gartner Dataquest released today. The company's performance also resulted in growth in the overall OS category.
"This year we've taken steps to realign our product mix Read more [...]