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22 Dec 2009 Toy Retailer Chooses Sun Servers, Storage, Software, Service for a One-stop Solution [22429]
Sun Technologies Successfully Power Mission-Critical Online Systems

Berlin-based myToys.de is a retail company that sells merchandise for children and their families. Distributing its goods online, in stores, and through a mail-order catalog, the company initially relied on Linux for most of its computing systems. In time, the IT environment at myToys.de became heterogeneous and support became an issue. To increase system security and receive technical support, myToys.de replaced its Web site and order-processing system from multiple manufacturers with a new infrastructure based on Sun SPARC Enterprise servers, StorageTek storage systems, software, and technical support services.
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07 Aug 2009 "Tuning Symantec Brightmail AntiSpam on Sun Servers with CoolThreads Technology" [22059]
Generational Performance Gains in Sun Processors Deliver Impessive Growth

The Sun BluePrints article "Tuning Symantec Brightmail Antispam on Sun Servers with Coolthreads Technology" provides background information on SBAS software and CoolThreads technology-powered servers, the configurations used for performance measurements, the challenges presented by benchmarking anti-spam software, and the actual steps used to tune the hardware/software combination to achieve the reported performance levels.
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07 Jul 2009 Logical Domains 1.2 Released with Nine New Features [22070]
Sun's Server Hardware Virtualization & Partitioning Technology for CoolThreads Servers

Logical Domains (LDoms) provides built-in virtualization capabilities for Sun's CoolThreads Servers. Recently released Version 2.1 provides support for:

  • CPU power management
  • jumbo frames
  • configuring domain dependencies
  • autorecovery of configurations
  • export of same backend multiple times
  • physical-to-virtual migration tool and
  • configuration assistant tools.

Other features and multiple bug fixes also have been implemented. LDoms 1.2 software is supported on the OpenSolaris 2009.06 release, Solaris 10 05/09 and earlier Solaris 10 patched versions.
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12 Jan 2009 Sun Posts Figures on Measured Watts/Measured Performance of Servers [21178]
Includes UltraSPARC T1 and T2, Xeon and Opteron-based Servers

Disagreement over the interpretation of power consumption figures on datacenter cooling continues throughout the industry, and BM Seer's latest blog duly notes the controversy. Seer writes, "Real measured watts on a variety of workloads with real-sized memory configurations is critical to truly inform customers." His post includes figures on the UltraSPARC T1 and T2-based servers, as well as Xeon-based and Opteron-based servers.
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06 Jan 2009 Review of News for 2008 - 1 of 3 [21157]
50 Most Popular Topics, 900 Most Popular Articles

By accessing the web logs, we have determined that the following list of about 900 articles were the most popular with subscribers and web site visitors in 2008.

We have grouped the articles by topic to give you a view of what were the most important news articles for 2008. That a topic had enough popular articles to be included in this of topics is in itself significant.

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