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Solaris 8, Windows 2000 Comparison
White Paper by DH Brown
January 31, 2000,
Volume 21, Issue 1

A new white paper, "The Solaris 8 Operating Environment and Microsoft Windows 2000 -- Race for Control of Web Infrastructures" by D.H. Brown Associates, Inc. can be found on Sun's web site at:

It is available on the web, in PDF and PostScript.


Overview - Solaris Background - Windows 2000 Background


Reliability & Availability - Product Maturity - Resiliency Functions - Clustering Options - Online Maintenance Functions

Scalability - 64-bit Capabilities - Shared-Memory Multiprocessing - Performance Clustering Options

Manageability - Remote Management - Resource Management Functions - Distributed Systems Management - GUI Management Tools

Applicability - Platform Choices - Application Availability - Development Considerations

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