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Articles for the keywords: Sun Ultra 24
19 Nov 2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Generated at New Sun Server Farm [22559]
Sun HPC Technologies Provide Performance Required and More

Facing a looming deadline and a legacy IT infrastructure that just wasn't delivering the goods, Blue Sky Studios, a wholly owned subsidiary of Fox Filmed Entertainment, turned to Sun for the solutions that made it possible to deliver "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs" on time and with the promised quality.
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04 Aug 2009 Music-Analysis Firm Saves 50% on Hardware Costs with Sun Startup Essentials Program [22047]
Also Gains Efficiency, Speed, Networking Support

By working with Sun Startup Essentials program, MusicMetric of London paid 50% less than it originally estimated for the cost of hardware and cut server power-consumption 60% by choosing Sun over Dell. Networking is another benefit MusicMetric has reaped with the Sun Startup Essentials program. "We try to go to as many Sun events as we can," commented MusicMetric's Greg Mead. "It's a really good way to meet other people dealing with similar challenges and Stewart Townsend, a Startup Essentials Manager, has introduced us to some great business leads."
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07 Jul 2009 Sun's Role in the New Animated Feature: "Ice Age" [22080]
Sun's Open Networks Systems Wins Over Studio With Performance, Price, Simplicity

Wanting to accommodate a tight production schedule and render more digital content in a shorter time frame, Blue Sky Studios started investigating how to expand its computing capacity for the film "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs." The studio decided to test drive Sun Blade X6250 server modules under Sun's Try and Buy program, and ended up deploying a Sun Constellation System, 120 Sun Ultra 24 workstations and Sun's Enterprise Installation Services. The solution provided four times better performance than Blue Sky's previous solution.
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23 Mar 2009 x64 Servers Set Benchmarks, Win Over Customers [21545]
Record-breaking Results Prove Sun Fire x64 Servers Offer Business Benefits

New world record results have been set by Sun's x64 servers on VMmark, TPC-H, and SPECweb2005 benchmarks and customers are taking note. Sun reports several customers have selected Sun Fire x64 servers to power deployments in industries ranging from education to telecommunications to media and entertainment.
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16 Mar 2009 Sun Ultra 24 Supports Intel PRO/1000 PT (PCIe) Desktop Adapter [21359]
Maximizes System Performance and Increases End-user Productivity

The Intel PRO/1000 PT (PCIe) Desktop Adapter is available as an XATO option for the Sun Ultra 24 Workstation. This adapter can maximize system performance and increase end-user productivity through the use of auto-negotiation technology, which allows the adapter to run at the highest available network speed (10, 100 or 1000 Mbps) while maintaining full bandwidth capacity with the dedicated 2.5-Gbps bandwidth of a PCI Express (PCIe) input/output (I/O) bus.
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