Sun Completes Mobile Information Device Profile 2.0 Standard
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition Wireless Toolkit 2.0 Beta Released
Sun has completed the Mobile Information Device Profile (MIDP 2.0)
standard and made available the final MIDP 2.0 specification, reference
implementation, compatibility test suite and beta version of the
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME) Wireless Toolkit 2.0.
Developed by more than 50 wireless industry leaders worldwide to extend
the base collection of Java technologies for mobile devices, MIDP
2.0 supports new and enhanced gaming, graphics, video, audio, security
and many other features for mobile devices, such as cell phones and
personal digital assistants.
China Unicom Joins Sun in Java Technology-based Venture
Sun Infrastructure Enters World's Largest Wireless Market
Sun has launched a venture with China Unicom to build an end-to-end
Java technology-enabled wireless data infrastructure designed to
deliver enhanced data services to China Unicom's 60 million mobile
subscribers. Sun will provide products and consulting services to
enable China Unicom to go to market quickly with data services on the
Java 2 Platform, Micro Edition (J2ME) platform.
COE at Switzerland's Federal Institute of Technology at Zurich
Sun Center of Excellence (COE) in Biomedical Research
Sun Microsystems has selected Switzerland's Federal Institute of
Technology at Zurich (ETHZ) as a Center of Excellence (COE) in
Biomedical Research. The National Center of Competence in Research for
Computer Aided and Image Guided Medical Interventions (NCCR Co-Me),
hosted by ETHZ, is utilizing Sun's high-performance computing systems
(Sun Fire V880 servers and Sun Blade 2000 workstations) and
graphics solutions to aid in the promotion of a new model for medical
interventions and, ultimately, patient care.
DTAC of Thailand Deploying Sun and Mobilitec Wireless Solution
Java Technology Enables Downloading of Multiple Content Types
DTAC, the leading wireless carrier in Thailand, has chosen a joint
solution from Mobilitec and Sun as the foundation for its new Java
technology and wireless content download services.
M1 Chooses Sun, Mobilitec for Its Singapore Market
Sun Fire Servers, Solaris OE and mPower Provide Solutions
M1, a mobile operator in Singapore, has selected Sun Fire servers
and the Solaris Operating Environment (Solaris OE) from Sun
Microsystems and mPower software from Mobilitec to deliver a complete,
scalable and robust solution enabling M1 to rapidly deploy new wireless
content and services.
Four Service Offerings Announced by Sun
IP Life Cycle Approach
Sun has unveiled a strategy to build up its services capabilities
through an IP Life Cycle approach. New services debuting include Sun Install Check for Volume Systems,
Sun Software Support Services Program, Quick Start Service for Network
Identity, and High-performance eLearning Program.
Sun Quad FastEthernet Hardware Collection
Documentation, User Guides and More
The Sun Quad FastEthernet Hardware Collection offers a series of
guides and a CD-ROM insert. Included are the Sun Quad FastEthernet 2.1
CD insert, Sun Quad FastEthernet PCI Adapter Installation and User's
Guide, Sun Quad FastEthernet PCI Adapter Release Notes, Sun Quad
FastEthernet SBus Adapter Installation and User's Guide and Sun Quad
FastEthernet SBus Adapter Release Notes.
Sun Graphic Options
From Sun System Handbook
The Sun System Handbook section on graphics options provides a
Graphics Compatibility Matrix that covers graphics cards, PCI, SBus,
UPA and Onboard options. Also included is a list of components with part numbers and more.
Sun StorEdge Performance Suite 4.0 L10N
And Sun StorEdge Utilization Suite 4.0 L10N
The Sun StorEdge Performance Suite 4.0 software L10N version and
the Sun StorEdge Utilization Suite 4.0 software L10N version will
replace the existing 4.0 media kits. Documentation is now available for
these products in English, French, Japanese, Korean, Simplified and
Traditional Chinese. Software for these releases is now provided in
French, Japanese and Simplified Chinese to provide more language
options for customers.
Storage Automated Diagnostic Environment 2.1 Software
Remotely Monitors Sun Network Storage Devices
Storage Automated Diagnostic Environment is a device-level health
management and diagnostic service for online monitoring, event
notification, fault isolation and proactive fault resolution that
enhances the value of Sun StorEdge arrays and integrated systems.
Enterprise-wide health management and diagnostics services are
delivered by Sun StorEdge Enterprise Storage Manager software to
simplify SAN management with a single point of command-and-control for
the storage environment and a consolidated view of key storage