S2io Offers 10GigE for Sun
S2io, Inc., a leader in high-speed server and storage I/O solutions, announced that drivers for its Xframe(TM) 10 Gigabit Ethernet Adapter will be integrated into Sun Microsystems, Inc.'s Solaris(TM) Operating System (OS) for SPARC(R), AMD Opteron(TM) and Intel(R) Xeon(TM) based systems. In addition, S2io will be working with Sun to deliver a TCP/IP offload engine (TOE) with RDMA functionality to enhance performance and scalability in intense compute/server environments.
More: Byte and Switch
Posted 2004-08-24, 15:25 GMT by Maiusz Zynel
Sun forgets about Novell, remembers products
LinuxWorld After stealing the spotlight on day one of LinuxWorld, Sun Microsystems settled down and managed to make some actual product announcements at the show.
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Posted 2004-08-06, 21:50 GMT by alan pae
New Sun group aims to stem Wall Street defections
Sun Microsystems has created a new group chartered with shoring up its business on Wall Street. Called the Capital Markets Group, it will be headed by 16-year Sun Veteran Stuart Wells, who will report directly to Sun President and Chief Operating Officer Jonathan Schwartz.
The group, expected eventually to have a staff of 20, was set up in June for the purpose of promoting Sun's Opteron-based servers and Solaris 10 operating system in the financial sector, said Wells, who was recently made senior vice president of Wall Street Technologies at Sun
Posted 2004-08-01, 14:28 GMT by Mariusz Zynel
Oracle 10g for Solaris x86
Yet more software for Solaris x86. This time from Oracle. Developer's Release of Oracle Database 10g software can be downloaded here.
Posted 2004-08-01, 14:25 GMT by Mariusz Zynel
Sun Studio 9
The dream of parity between Sparc and x86 seems to come true. The Sun Studio 9 is now available for Sparc and x86 architecture. Both versions went FCS at the same time.
Posted 2004-08-01, 13:59 GMT by Mariusz Zynel