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SearchEnterpriseLinux: Sun Exec: Galaxy to Shape Sun's Future, [Parts 1 & 2]

Sep 14, 2005, 19:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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From Part 1:

"Following years of steadily losing ground to its competitors in the distributed computing world, Sun Microsystems Inc. is hoping its newly announced line of servers--code-named Galaxy--will help it regain some of its former prominence.

"Announced yesterday, Sun's new servers are powered by Advanced Micro Devices' Opteron processors and have dual-core capabilities. The new family of x64 servers run from one-way, low-end boxes (the Sun Fire X2100) to two-socket, four-way machines (Sun Fire X4100 and X4200). Looking ahead to next year, Sun plans to expand the line to include an eight-socket, 16-way machine..."

Complete Story (Part 1)

Complete Story (Part 2)

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CNET News: Sun Extends Olive Branch to Red Hat(Sep 13, 2005)