Archive | 2007

Sun Introduces the UltraSPARC T2 Processor

SANTA CLARA, Calif. August 7, 2007 Today, Sun introduces the UltraSPARC T2 processor, the fastest, most energy efficient microprocessor on the market.[1] By scaling performance through threading and integrating networking, security and I/O onto the processor itself, the UltraSPARC T2 processor delivers more throughput, performance, and functionality per watt than any processor in its class. With eight cores and 64 threads, the UltraSPARC T2 processor blends high performance and low power consumption Read more [...]

Fujitsu and Sun Microsystems Set the Standard for Open Systems Computing With Fastest, Most Reliable Solaris/SPARC Servers

Co-Developed "SPARC Enterprise" Servers to Be Co-Marketed by Fujitsu and Sun TOKYO and SANTA CLARA, CA April 17, 2007 Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) and Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW) today unveiled a new line-up of co-developed servers that hold the promise of dramatically reshaping the computing market by delivering mainframe-class reliability with open systems advantages. The new servers, based on the SPARC® architecture and running the Solaris(TM) 10 operating system (OS), Read more [...]

New Fujitsu Solaris/SPARC Servers Reflect Commitment to Industry’s Broadest Choice of Platforms, Best Services From a Single Vendor

SUNNYVALE, CA April 17, 2007 Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation today discussed how the addition of its new SPARC Enterprise(TM) servers deliver on the Fujitsu strategy and commitment to offering the broadest choice of platforms and the best customer service in the industry. The new servers, announced in a separate release today ("Fujitsu and Sun Microsystems Set the Standard for Open Systems Computing With Fastest, Most Reliable Solaris/SPARC Servers") increase the breadth of Fujitsu technology Read more [...]

Sun Sets New World Records With Enhanced UltraSPARC IV+ Servers Running Solaris

Sun Boosts Performance On UltraSPARC Servers, Show Sun's UltraSPARC Leadership SANTA CLARA, Calif. April 3, 2007 Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW) today announced the availability of faster 1.95GHz and 2.1GHz UltraSPARC(R) IV+ processors for its popular Sun Fire servers. New Sun Fire servers with UltraSPARC IV+ 1.95GHz and 2.1GHz processors offer world record performance, easy application portability and industry leading investment protection. The new servers are powered by the Solaris Operating Read more [...]

Sun Expands Solaris/SPARC CMT Innovation Leadership

Sun Completes Tape Out of "Rock" SPARC Processor And Enhances UltraSPARC T1-Based Systems SANTA CLARA, Calif. January 18, 2008 Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW) today announced two advances that demonstrate its continued leadership in chip multi-threading (CMT) and commitment to advancing the SPARC architecture. Sun successfully completed the tapeout (initial design completion for first fabrication) of its new "Rock" processor and announced that it's enhancing the performance, expandability Read more [...]