Sun Supports Java Data Objects API by Becoming a Charter Member of JDOCentral.com
Portable API Easy to Learn
Sun has joined the JDOCentral.com community as a Charter Member.
JDOCentral.com is a communication platform for the promotion and
development of the Java Data Objects (JDO) API standard for
transparent object persistence. Sun's membership emphasizes their
support of the JDO standard, and their enrollment illustrates the
overwhelming interest in JDO.
WS-I Delivers Basic Profile 1.0
For Web Service Interoperability, Cost Reduction and Simplification
The Web Services Interoperability Organization (WS-I) has debuted the
Basic Profile 1.0, which is made up of implementation guidelines on how
interoperable Web Services should be developed using core Web Services
specifications together. Basic Profile 1.0 covers the SOAP 1.1, WSDL
1.1, UDDI 2.0, XML 1.0 and XML Schema specifications.
How the Sun N1 Blades Starter Pack Provides Faster Deployment at Lower Cost
Now Available to Help Create a Server Farm
The Sun N1 Blades Starter Pack is now available and priced at less than
the total of all its hardware, software and service components. It is
ideal for building a small server farm or getting started on a larger
server farm. The Sun N1 Blades Starter Pack enables the user to transform
their individually managed resources into a single system that can be
managed as a whole.
StarSuite 6.0 Included with Acer Notebooks
Hong Kong Area Promotion
StarSuite 6.0 software will be included with Acer's next generation
of high-performance Centrino-powered Notebooks as part of a special new
offer. Customers who buy a new Acer notebook from an authorized
reseller at one of Hong Kong's major computer malls will receive a copy
of the StarSuite 6.0 software offering free of charge.
Java Technology Live Chat: Enterprise JavaBeans 2.1
Aug. 26. 11:00 A.M. PDT/6:00 P.M. GMT
An upcoming Java technology live chat focuses on Enterprise
JavaBeans 2.1 (EJB) technology.
This latest chat in the series that lets you engage experts on a
variety of hot topics in the Java programming language is titled, "Enterprise JavaBeans 2.1" and will focus on the EJB
September 9-10, Boston, Massachusetts
Integrate 2003 aims to teach attendees about corporate asset
strategies, measuring the ROI of IT integration projects and working
with system integration problems as budgets diminish. IT executives,
managers and decision makers are all invited to attend. Integrate 2003
will be held September 9-10, in Boston. Sun's chief technical officer, Greg Papadopoulos, will present a keynote speech.
An Executive Overview on the Mission-critical IT Infrastructure
Building a Resilient DataCenter: Online Event on September 24
Sun's Clark Masters, Executive Vice President, Enterprise Systems
Products, will participate in a discussion titled "An Executive
Overview on the Mission-critical IT Infrastructure" with Giga
Information Group's Richard Fichera. The discussion will be on September 24, and will
focus on how you can affect change in the data center.
JNI FibreStar HBAs Now Available for Sun StorEdge Open SAN Environments
2 Gb PCI-X Single and Dual Port Fibre Channel HBAs Fully Compatible with PCI-X Standard
JNI Corporation's FibreStar HBAs have completed rigorous
compatibility and integration testing at Sun Microsystems. These host
bus adapters (HBAs) are now on Sun's pricelist and are available for
use in all Sun PCI servers operating in Sun StorEdge Open SAN
environments. JNI is offering a competitive brief outlining the
advantage of JNI HBAs for Sun Open SANs.
Audi AG Finds Success with Sun SAM-FS
Storage and Archive Manager File System
As a manufacturer of high-tech automobiles Audi AG recently needed a
fast, scalable data management solution to handle the approximately six
terabytes of data the company generates every day. In order to keep
their HSM storage system running in the face of capacity bottlenecks,
Audi chose Sun SAM-FS (Storage and Archive Manager File System).
Sun StorEdge 3310 SCSI Array Handles the Toughest Environments
Optimized for Sun's Low-cost Computing Servers
Demanding workplace environments require an easy-to-use,
simple-to-manage, highly flexible storage array platform. The versatile
Sun StorEdge 3310 SCSI array is a low-profile, ultra-condensed,
modular storage array designed for the diverse needs of fast-growing
environments. It includes many enterprise-class features and functions
such as remote management service.