Sun Releases the Sun Infrastructure Solution for N1 Grid for SAP Solutions
Helps SAP Customers Optimize their SAP Solutions-based Environment Infrastructure
In a move that further strengthens its alliance with SAP AG, Sun is
releasing the Sun Infrastructure Solution for N1 Grid for SAP
Solutions. This mix of products, technologies and services expertise is
designed to assist SAP customers with the optimization of their SAP
solutions-based environment infrastructure, which should result in
significant cost savings.
Sun Fire V20z Sets Two-way World Record on SAP SD Benchmark
Bests HP, Dell, Fujitsu Siemens and Hitachi
The Sun Fire V20z server has shown itself capable of running SAP
applications faster than systems from HP, Dell, Hitachi and Fujitsu
Siemens with a 2-way world record for the two-tier SAP Sales and
Distribution (SD) Standard Application Benchmark.
Sabre Airline Solutions Halves Costs with Sun Java Enterprise System
ASP-model Portal eMergo Scales to Support 300 Percent Revenue Growth
Implementing the Sun Java Enterprise System has enabled Sabre
Airline Solutions to reduce the cost to its customers by as much as 50
percent for using the Sabre Airline Solution's application service
provider (ASP) portal offering, the Sabre eMergo Web-enabled and
dedicated network solutions.
Sun Wins Network Computing's Infrastructure Awards
For the Nauticus Networks N2000 Series Secure Application Switch
Sun has received the 10th-annual Network Computing Well-Connected
"Infrastructure" Award for its Nauticus Networks N2000 Series Secure
Application Switch. Sun also collected the Infrastructure of the Year
award for its N2000 Switch from the editors of the magazine. Sun hopes
the awards will further signal the company's dominance in providing
effective network technologies.
The Specifics on Interoperable Offerings from Sun and Microsoft
Webcast Hosts Demonstrations on Present Compatible Products
Sun is hosting the Webcast "Sun / Microsoft Interoperability" that
highlights present interoperable offerings in the areas of directory
and identity, messaging and calendaring, and provisioning and
management. Originally taped April 2, 2004, this Webcast features
demonstrations on Outlook Connector, IdSync and N1 Grid Service
Sun Opens Registration, Sets Agenda for SunNetwork Shanghai 2004
Sun's Biggest Event in Asia Pacific
Sun has opened registration and announced the agenda for its SunNetwork
Conference, June 2-3, 2004, scheduled to be held at the International
Convention Center in Shanghai, PRC. The conference agenda includes
executive keynotes, product demonstrations of emerging innovations and
more than 100 break out sessions for customers and partners.
Annual SunForum Offers Saudi Business Leaders Solutions, IT Strategies
Middle East Industry-Specific Solutions Market Proving Profitable
Sun will be presenting the changing role of IT services to Saudi
business leaders during its annual Saudi Arabian SunForum being held
May 16-19, 2004. Developments in commercial technology such as
mobility, storage, software and services will be discussed, as well as
Sun's latest products, services and directions for the year ahead.
Free and Open Source S/W
NetBeans 3.6 IDE Wins Accolades Following Independent Lab Test
Windowing System, Code Editor Significantly Improved According to Results
Independent sources are praising Sun-sponsored NetBeans IDE 3.6 release
saying the software lives up to its long list of claimed improvements.
Lab tests confirmed this release offers an impressive range of Java
technology-based project types supported by automatic code generators
that jump-start development and populate project navigator views.
Download Mozilla 1.4 Browser
Available for Solaris Operating System (SPARC Platform Edition) and (x86 Platform Edition)
Download the Mozilla 1.4 browser for the Solaris Operating
System (Solaris OS) (SPARC Platform Edition) and (x86 Platform Edition). As an open source cross-platform Internet application suite, Mozilla 1.4
comes with a Web browser, email client, address book, Web page
composer and chat application.
Latest Available Software Releases from SourceForge.net
jMax, XDoclet, eGroupWare, JGraph Paris, MediaWiki and STAF Offering Updates
SourceForge.net is the world's largest open source software development
Web site that provides free hosting for thousands of projects. The latest software releases available for free include jMax 4.1.0,
XDoclet v1.2.1, eGroupWare 1.0 RC5, JGraph Paris (v3.4), MediaWiki
1.2.5 and STAF V2.6.2.
Calendar of Events
Links to Articles on Upcoming Events
This article is a calendar of upcoming events, with links to the articles about them. Click on the article numbers in the calendar to get more details about the event and how to register.
Sun Tech Days 2004
May 20-21, Hyderabad, India
Sun Tech Days 2004 is scheduled for May 20-21, 2004, at Shilpakala
Vedika, Madhapur, Hyderabad, India. The event is regarded as the premier
global developer conference sponsored by Sun.
Rocky Mountain Software Symposium
May 21-23, Broomfield, CO
The Rocky Mountain Software Symposium will feature over forty education
and solution sessions. Geared towards software architects, programmers,
developers and technical managers, the event is designed to provide
technical training without hype. This year's symposium will focus on
the role of XML, Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE
platform), XML, Web Services, Agile Methodologies and Open Source.
JAOO Symposium 2004
May 24-26, Cannes, France
Noted as the premier European developer conference in software
engineering, this year's JAOO will examine developments in Java 2
Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE) and how they support
programming, as well as the platforms contribution toward robust, secure and performance enhanced networks with interacting object-oriented