Sun Net Talk: Changes in Privacy Legislation: Realities, Risks and Solutions
February 25, Online
A Sun Net Talk will be held on February 25 (not February 24, as
originally scheduled) that discusses new, rapidly emerging data
protection laws and related penalties for non-compliance.
2004 Forrester Technology Leadership Forum
March 21-23, Coronado, CA
The 2004 Forrester Technology Leadership Forum aims to bring together
IT executives, vendors and Forrester analysts to condense a range of
open source issues into an understandable format. Executives should be
able to use the information to create their own open source strategy.
The event will be held March 21-23 in Coronado, CA.
Register Now for the 7th Jini Community Meeting
March 23-25, Cambridge, MA
Join the Jini Community meeting in Cambridge, MA, from March 23-25,
2004. You'll find in-depth presentations, technical discussions,
debates and collaborations with highly knowledgeable members of the
Jini technology community, at no cost to the attendee.
Aligning IT with Business Priorities -- TeamQuest's Perspective
Free Webinar on March 11th
TeamQuest Corporation, a company that specializes in IT performance
and capacity planning, is sponsoring a free Webinar titled "Aligning
IT with Business Priorities -- TeamQuest's Perspective." The Webinar
will explore the benefits and challenges involved when working to
focus the use of information technology in accordance with overall
Sun Discounts Sun StorEdge 6000 Family Storage System
Thirty Percent Off When Ordered with Certain Netra Servers, Sun Fire Servers
Sun is running a promotion through September 30, 2004, on the Sun
StorEdge 6000 family storage system, which it offers at a 30
percent discount when ordered with any 12-way or larger server from
among either the Netra 1280 server or any one of the following Sun
Fire servers: the E2900, E4900, E6900, E7900, E20K, E25K, V12809,
4800, 6800 12K or 15K.
Sun StorEdge Availability Suite V3.2
Documentation Translation to Various Languages Offered
Sun StorEdge Availability Suite, version 3.2 L10N software includes
documentation translated into Japanese, Korean, French, Traditional and
Simplified Chinese. The English-only version of the software will be
ended (EOL) and will
the following: Sun StorEdge Availability Suite v3.1 media and 1 TB
license for Sun StorEdge 6320, 6120, and 6020 systems and arrays.
Sun StorEdge 3310 SCSI Array and Sun StorEdge 3510 FC Array Configurations and Repricing
A Total of 56 New Configurations Announced
A total of 56 additional configurations are being announced for the Sun
StorEdge 3310 SCSI array and the Sun StorEdge 3510 FC array.
Twelve other hard disk drive options for the Sun StorEdge 3000 family
are being significantly repriced.
EOL: LTO1 FC Drive, Associated Parts
Customers Urged to Purchase LTO2 FC Drive Instead
The LTO1 FC Drive for the Sun StorEdge L180, L700, L5500 and
Specific High-end Sun StorEdge Tape Solutions, plus a number of
components associated with this drive, have been designated for End of Life
by Sun. The last order date is May 14, 2004; the last ship date is
August 13, 2004. Support for these components will continue for up to
five years, however.
Sun Studio 8 Software
A Comprehensive, Integrated Development Environment
Sun is releasing Sun Studio 8, a comprehensive, integrated
development environment designed to help developers quickly and
efficiently construct high-performance, scalable, open, high-quality
applications. The solution is replacing Sun ONE Studio 8, Compiler
Collection and Sun ONE Studio 7, Enterprise Edition for the
Solaris Operating System (Solaris OS).
"Solaris 64-bit Developer's Guide"
Overview, Assessing When to Convert Code, Etc.
The developer's guide discusses how to determine whether an application
is 32-bit or 64-bit, the similarities and differences between the
32-bit and 64-bit application environments and explains how to write
code that is portable between the two environments.
Sun Java Studio Wins Developer.com Award
Other Sun Products Make the List
Many Sun products made the list of Developer.com awards, including Sun
Java Studio (formerly Sun ONE Studio) as Development Tool of
the Year and the J2ME Wireless Toolkit 2.1 for Wireless Development
Product of the Year.
Sun Java System Software 3.1 Download for Developers
Tools for Writing Smart Application Agents
There is a Sun Cluster 3.1 download for developers. Sun Cluster has
been re-branded as Sun Java System Cluster software. Version 3.1
provides improved availability, scalability and manageability of
application service deployments.