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29 Jul 2009
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The Enhanced Features of Sun Grid Engine 6.2 Update 3 [22041]
Easing the Transistion from Traditional Grid Computing to the Cloud

Ease the transition from traditional grid computing to cloud computing with Sun Grid Engine (SGE) 6.2 Update 3, which features a Service Domain Manager (SDM) Cloud Adapter that provides an interface to manage Amazon's EC2 Amazon Machine Images (AMI). It also features Initial Power Saving support that uses the existing features of the Service Domain Manager to extract information about the ideal size of a cluster according to demand. The ability to flexibly add execution hosts as needed on demand delivers power and cooling cost savings.
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21 Jul 2009
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Major Upgrade: Sun Studio 12 Update 1 [22038]
Includes New Debuggers, Visualization Technology and Support for Parallelism

Sun Studio 12 Update 1 is the latest version of Sun's compilers and performance tools designed for the C, C++ and Fortran developer communities. As we mentioned when it was released in June, this major update delivers new optimizations and features for OpenSolaris, Solaris and the latest Linux operating systems such as optimized compilers with auto-parallelization, multi-thread aware code-level and memory debuggers, a thread analysis tool that identifies race and deadlock conditions in multithreaded code, a performance analyzer, DLight for unified application and system profiling using Solaris DTrace technology, support for OpenMP 3.0 and a next-generation IDE based on the NetBeans project.
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13 Jul 2009
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Early Access Version of Sun Ray Software 5 and Sun Ray Soft Client 1.0 [22092]
Enhancements to Adobe Flash, Windows Server 2008

Get a rich, virtual Windows, Linux, or Solaris OS desktop on Sun Ray clients with the Sun Ray Software. A new early access version has just been released, Version 5.0, providing Adobe Flash enhancements and the ability to display applications on Windows Server 2008 in 32 bit color. The download comes with Sun Ray Soft Client Early Access 1, which offers connectivity to Sun Ray desktop sessions from a Windows laptop or desktop computer.
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09 Jul 2009
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Product Overview of the Sun Secure Global Desktop Software [21948]
White Paper Informs Readers About Features, Use

Get to know the Sun Secure Global Desktop Software in a relatively new white paper that presents an overview of the product. The May 2009 PDF covers the software's architecture, client support, Adaptive Internet Protocol (AIP), administration and management tools, application connectivity, the server array, authentication, security, load balancing, printing, client drive mapping, copy and paste, session management and Webtop. In June, Sun released Version 4.5 of its access solution that now enables the deployment of applications on servers rather than clients, and provides the ability to manage and deliver access to Windows, Linux, Solaris, AS/400 and Mainframe systems from a single PC.
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25 Jun 2009
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Sun Grid Engine 6.2 Update 3 [21993]
Fixes Known Issues, Introduces New Features Including Interface for Amazon EC2

Sun Grid Engine (SGE) 6.2 Update 3 introduces new features and incorporates many bug fixes. Touted as "the evolutionary step of the Sun Grid Engine product towards cloud computing," this new update incorporates the Service Domain Manager (SDM) Cloud Adapter that provides an interface to manage Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) Amazon Machine Images (AMI), supporting cloud-only and hybrid (local+cloud) Sun Grid Engine environments.
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23 Jun 2009
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StarOffice/StarSuite 9.1 [21982]
Productivity tools, Usability Improvements, Arabic Support

A major update to StarOffice/StarSuite has been released. Version 9.1 comes with many new usability improvements especially in the area of graphics rendering, more productivity tools, significant upgrades to StarOffice Base and introduces an Arabic version along with other localization features.
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