European Commission Federated Community of Tourism
Common Online Access Point
The European Commission's quest to develop a federated community
of tourism enterprises and services has resulted in The Federated
European Tourism Information Service Harmonisation (FETISH) Project.
FETISH promises to transform a scattered collection of disparate
tourist enterprises, services and devices into a seamless network based on
Java and Jini technology that is available from a common online
Oracle E-Business Suite Certified Configuration
Database Server with OLAP and Web Servers Options
The Oracle E-Business Suite Certified Configuration powered by Sun
Systems offers a unified Certified Configuration Management Framework
that integrates back-up and restore support. This solution consists
of three systems: Database Server with optional OLAP and Web servers.
It provides a complete solution that includes Oracle
E-Business Suite 11i, Oracle8i database, VERITAS storage management
software and the Solaris 8 Operating Environment (Solaris OE).
Supplier Collaboration Built on Solaris Operating Environment
NerveWire worked with a high-tech manufacturer to strategize, plan,
architect and build a customized supplier collaboration solution in
nine months using the Solaris Operating Environment (Solaris OE).
NerveWire's solution improved operating efficiencies across the entire
supply chain by helping the client leverage the Internet to enable
real-time collaboration between its suppliers, contract manufacturers,
and product design partners.
Boise Cascade Office Products Chooses Sun Technology
For IT Infrastructure
Sun has been selected by Boise Cascade Office Products Corp. to supply
servers as a key component of Boise's comprehensive new IT
architecture. Boise's mission-critical infrastructure is built on the
Solaris 8 Operating Environment (Solaris OE) and will use data
warehousing and business intelligence as new components of its
Sun and Wingcast Alliance
New Telematics Applications
Sun and Wingcast have forged a strategic alliance to deliver telematics
services and applications. Telematics is the integration of computing
and wireless telecommunications with motor vehicles to enhance safety,
security, productivity and enjoyment for consumers in a mobile
Katun Corp. Selects Sun Fire Servers
Modernizing its IT Infrastructure
Katun Corporation, an aftermarket distributor of imaging
supplies, photoreceptors and parts for the business equipment industry,
has selected Sun Fire and Sun Enterprise servers and
Solaris 8 Operating Environment (Solaris OE) for its new enterprise
resource planning (ERP) solution. Katun is modernizing its IT
infrastructure with the development of a new, enterprise-wide ERP
solution designed to facilitate expansion of business models and market
opportunities and to strengthen connections to the company's suppliers
and customers globally.
Sun Fire Servers with UltraSPARC Processors
New Copper-based Processors
Sun is offering the new high performance 900-MHz/8-MB UltraSPARC
III Cu (US III Cu 900-MHz) platform-based Sun Fire 3800, 4800, 4810
and 6800 Servers. These new copper-based processors further enhance the
Sun Fire server family capabilities, providing increased performance
and RAS features. New CPU/Memory boards are shared with the Sun
Fire 15K Server, thereby increasing the industry leading vertical
scalability from the Sun Fire 3800 Server to the Sun Fire 15K Server.
CPU/Memory boards for 900-MHz processors are also designed to support 4
GB memory options.
Solaris Resource Manager 1.2 Software for Sun Fire 15K Server
New Marketing Part Numbers
There is a set of new marketing part numbers for Solaris Resource
Manager 1.2 Software to support the Sun Fire 15K Servers. Solaris
Resource Manager 1.2 Software enables customers to allocate and control
usage of major system resources such as CPU, virtual memory and number
of processes. Customers can improve resource utilization and simplify
systems management while reducing service cost. Server consolidation is
made easier than before since multiple applications that formerly were
available on multiple servers can be combined and allocated a
specified level of server resources.
Sun StorEdge T3 Array
Drives Total Cost of Storage Ownership
Sun has upgraded its best selling storage array for the workgroup and
enterprise--the Sun StorEdge T3 array. The array features a new
controller that delivers exceptional performance, increased resiliency,
and a solid Storage Area Network (SAN) foundation. With the new
controller, the Sun StorEdge T3 array drives customers' Total Cost of
Ownership (TCO) for storage to one of the lowest levels in the
Repricing of the Sun StorEdge 9900 Series Array
Sun has repriced the Sun StorEdge 9900 Series Array product
family to make it more price-competitive. The repricing involves
Sun StorEdge 9960 and 9910 Arrays.
Sun StorEdge MultiPack-FC Array with 73 GB Drives
Two New Configurations for Low-end Servers
Sun StorEdge MultiPack-FC Array is a low cost, high performance storage subsystem
positioned for Sun workstations and low-end servers. It features hot
swappable Fibre Channel disk drives and host connectivity performance.
Two Sun StorEdge MultiPack-FC Arrays can be connected for up to nearly one terabyte of
storage capacity. The Sun StorEdge MultiPack-FC Array is designed for users of the Sun
Blade 1000 Workstation, the Sun Fire 280R Server and the
Sun Fire 880 Server running the Solaris 8 Operating Environment
(Solaris OE) or later.
Sun StorEdge L700/L180 LTO Tape Drive, Media and Cleaning Cartridges
Features a 15 mb/sec Transfer Rate
Sun now offers Sun StorEdge L700/L180 LTO Tape Drive, Media, and
Cleaning Cartridges for the Sun StorEdge L700 system and the
scalable Sun StorEdge L180 tape library.
Sun StorEdge 9900 Series Data Availability Agreement
One Hundred Percent Data Access for Twelve Months
Sun now offers the 100% Availability Agreement, assuring customers of
the Sun StorEdge 9900 Series' reliability. It also
warrants that the Sun StorEdge 9900 Sub-system will provide
the customer with one hundred percent data access for a period of
twelve months following the date of installation.
EOL 64 MB PCI Sun StorEdge Fast Write Cache Accelerator
Being Removed from Storage Services Offerings
The Sun StorEdge Fast Write Cache product line is being removed from Storage
Services offerings. Sun has announced the End of Life PCI 64 MB Sun
StorEdge Fast Write Cache as a standalone product line, as well
as 64 MB PCI Sun StorEdge Fast Write Cache as a standalone
product in Q2FY02. Customers will no longer be able to purchase this
product from Sun. There is no replacement or third party part number.