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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Consolidating Oracle Siebel CRM Environments With High Availability on Sun SPARC Enterprise Servers

    Founded on a service-oriented architecture, Oracle! Siebel Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software allows businesses to build scalable standards-based applications that can help to attract new business, increase customer loyalty, and improve profitability. As companies deliver more comprehensive and rich customer experiences through CRM tools, demand can scale rapidly, forcing datacenters...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    The Managed Desktop Factory Sun Virtual Desktop Infrastructure Software as a Service

    IT organizations are constantly provisioning office workplaces to make services and applications available to users. Doing so requires state-of-the-art IT environments that are: adding and deleting users, changing configurations, providing new IT applications and services, and moving an office from one country to another must be possible in the age...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Running Oracle Real Application Clusters on Oracle VM Server for SPARC

    This paper discusses running Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) on Oracle servers configured with Oracle VM Server for SPARC (previously called Sun Logical Domains). Oracle VM Server for SPARC virtualization technology allows the creation of multiple virtual systems on a single physical system, and enables fine-grained assignment of CPU and...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    How to Upgrade and Patch With Oracle Solaris Live Upgrade

    This white paper demonstrates the use of Oracle Solaris Live Upgrade, a powerful tool for managing change, risk, and system availability on Oracle Solaris systems. This white paper will cover: An overview of Oracle Solaris Live Upgrade for OS upgrades, patching, and as a mechanism for developers to install the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Best Practices for Moving to the Solaris 10 Operating System: Best Practices for Solaris 10 OS in the Datacenter

    Technology refresh cycles are a necessity, and can help companies take advantage of new innovations and operate at peak performance. While most companies associate such efforts with upgrading servers and systems, the operating system also plays a key role and can help organizations create more efficient deployments if kept up...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Sun Systems for Sun StorageTek Enterprise Backup Software

    Virtually every company, regardless of size or industry, needs data archive capabilities. Datacenter administrators across all industry segments face similar archive challenges: explosive data growth, pressure to meet promised service levels and backup windows for users, "Forever" archive data retention and retrieval requirements, and rising energy costs. Their data protection...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sun Enterprise 2.0 Solution for Oracle

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how to deploy an Enterprise 2.0 infrastructure with speed, simplicity, and savings. Enterprise collaboration initiatives such as blogs, wikis, and content management applications can be powerful ways to enhance productivity, increase innovation, and improve efficiency within the organization. But with budgets tight during...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Solid State Drives - Improving Data Center Economics and Bringing New Capabilities

    The newest generation of Sun systems with Solid State Drives (SSDs) will help improve the economics of the data center by offering lower data center power usage, improving performance, lowering operating costs, and providing higher reliability. Sun and Intel have combined to improve SSD products, making them an essential tool...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Why Sun x64 Platforms and Hyper-V?

    The attendee of this webcast will explore how Sun Microsystems' Intel and AMD based servers, coupled with Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 with Hyper-V can enhance the data center virtualization effort, as well as the various capabilities this new approach enables, including run more virtual machines in the same footprint...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Reassessing Server Costs for Mid-Size Companies

    Current economic conditions might suggest that companies hold on to their installed servers longer. But doing so could actually drain the already limited IT budget, because operational costs and other soft-dollar expenses to support the many installed servers will be high relative to the costs of consolidating servers. With pressures...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How to Consolidate and Save on Storage Costs

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how to consolidate the storage environment to reduce costs, power, and floor space and grow automated tape environments without disruption. The attendee will also learn how to simplify management of enterprise mainframe, open systems or mixed operating environments.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How to Reduce CRM Infrastructure Sprawl: A Technical Guide to Consolidating Oracle Siebel CRM 8

    How to deliver the solutions the users are clamoring for while reducing the costs and footprint of the ever-expanding Oracle Siebel CRM 8 requirements? The presenters of this webcast will demonstrate how no-cost virtualization solutions from Sun can maximize CRM system utilization while minimizing power consumption and data center floor...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Scaling Hadoop for MapReduce Applications Webinar

    Hadoop is typically scaled on a large pool of commodity system nodes. However, by using multicore, multithreaded processors, one can achieve the same scale with fewer machines. The presenter of this webcast will discuss how Sun's chip multithreading (CMT) technology-based UltraSPARC T2 Plus processor can process up to 256 tasks...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    PCI DSS Compliance Webinar Replay

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how identity and access management solutions form one of the most important building blocks in establishing the necessary safeguards against malicious access to sensitive information. The presenter will look at how identity management can help address some of the key requirements of PCI...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    JavaServer Faces 2.0: A Complete Tour

    The presenter gives overview of what's new in JSF 2.0. It covers all of the many new features in JSF 2.0, from big ticket items such as Ajax and bookmarkability, to small features like new methods on ExternalContext, and everything in between.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sun's Virtualization Environment for Websphere Application Deployment

    The attendee of this webcast will learn about the latest industry trends and receive an introduction to Sun's virtualization approaches for deploying IBM Websphere applications on the Sun Solaris platform.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Take the Guess Work Out of Deploying Scalable and Cost-Effective Oracle Data Warehouses

    By right-sizing the infrastructure to the business performance needs, one can achieve a data warehouse environment that is cost-effective, fast, reliable, and scalable. Sun can help to develop a plan for a balanced architecture just right for the needs, saving the money and deployment time, and maximizing the return on...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How to Optimize the Solaris OS on Sun Systems Based on Intel Xeon 5500 Processor Series

    Sun and Intel, as part of a broad strategic alliance, have been working together - from design and architecture through implementation - to ensure the Solaris OS is optimized to maximize the power and capabilities of current and future Intel Xeon processors. Both Sun and Intel have made significant advances...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Achieve Faster Deployments With GlassFish ESB

    The attendee will learn how to achieve faster deployments with GlassFish ESB. Sun GlassFish ESB offers an agile, lean, modular, pluggable, open-source integration platform that improves developer productivity, and time-to-market. With GlassFish ESB one can achieve faster and more cost-efficient deployments than expensive, complex proprietary software. GlassFish ESB's fit to...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Mobilizing Enterprise Applications

    The attendee of this webcast will find out how GlassFish Mobility Platform and Web Space Server can jointly fit within the existing infrastructure to enable true business mobility through next-generation mobile IT infrastructure and applications. Sun GlassFish Mobility Platform offers a mixture of rich enterprise features. The attendee will learn...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    High-Performance Virtualization: A Benchmark Guide From Sun and AMD

    IT consolidation through virtualization has emerged as an effective strategy for addressing the very real need for computing scalability while increasing the work that can be done in a given power, thermal, and physical footprint. Consolidation can improve resource utilization, reduce administrative complexity, and drive down IT costs. The attendee...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Save Data Center Dollars Via Application and Server Consolidation

    Saving data center budget dollars is not a "Nice to have" in today's turbulent economy, it's a critical demand. The challenge for an IT manager is to figure out ways in which he/she can do this quickly and achieve the greatest returns. One of the best ways to do so...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Improve Enterprise Productivity With Directory Services Webinar

    Every enterprise must consolidate directories, provide employee access through mergers and acquisitions, and store identity data for partners. How to do all of these things while still keeping costs low? The attendee of this webcast will learn how Sun offers the only high-performance directory server with essential data services including...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    GlassFish Web Stack: Highly Performant, Easy to Use Solution for LAMP/SAMP Deployments

    Providing a complete LAMP/SAMP cross-platform portfolio of Web-tier technologies, GlassFish Web Stack enables businesses to get production support for all the components of the LAMP/SAMP stack from a single vendor. A component of the Sun GlassFish Portfolio, GlassFish Web Stack provides optimized performance out of the box. The attendee will...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Drive Efficiencies and Reduce Cost With Consolidation and Virtualization

    Sun's CoolThreads technology provides a native multi-threaded open environment that substantially improves the performance and the server efficiency of many segmented applications, especially web-facing applications. This means a reduction in data center "Sprawl" and lower day to day operating costs. In challenging times, these technologies can help reduce costs and...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Overview of High Availability With GlassFish

    As a business, the competition for the short attention span of customers is intense. Business services should be available to customers even though parts of the system have failed. This availability is provided through multiple mechanisms - clustering for service availability, session state persistence for availability of business sessions, fault...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The New Economics of Mid-Market Computing: Sun Fire Systems Based on the Intel Xeon Processor 5500 Series

    The new economic reality of IT in the mid-market is that customers need systems that can scale easily, are simpler to manage and can lower their total cost of computing. Sun & Intel Solutions for small & medium sized businesses will help to do more, reduce costs, and drive new...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Dynamic Languages on GlassFish

    Interest in dynamic languages like Ruby, Groovy, Python has sky-rocketed. Developers find that their productivity increases many-fold with dynamic languages. GlassFish provides developers a platform to use dynamic languages as well as leverage Java EE features. Developers using dynamic languages like Ruby on Rails, Grails, Jython, Django can now leverage...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Solaris 10 Security Features

    The presenter of this webcast talk about several underutilized security capabilities of the Solaris 10 OS. The presenter focuses on 5 key security features, provides examples of each, and touches on how they build on and benefit each other.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Enterprise Manager: Proactively Monitor & Tune Your IT Environment

    Looking for a way to cost-effectively acquire, manage, and maintain critical aspects of the Web platform? The Sun GlassFish Portfolio provides a foundation to develop and deploy Web and enterprise applications complete with centralized management and monitoring - and offers the best price/performance available. The attendee will find out more...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Better Service Levels, Faster ROI - Sun Optimized Oracle CRM

    During challenging economic times, maintaining customer loyalty and reducing IT costs can yield the fastest ROI and make the biggest impact to the bottom line. Sun and Oracle deliver a CRM solution designed to do that and more. Showcasing the capabilities of Siebel CRM 8 running on Solaris 10, Sun...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sun GlassFish ESB: The Lightweight ESB

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how Sun GlassFish ESB, a Sun-supported platform based on Project OpenESB, lowers costs by enabling to start all new projects with a transparent, open-source, lightweight platform.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How to Improve MySQL Database Scalability

    Database scalability and performance are essential to the success of many enterprise environments. While many companies prefer to scale solutions vertically, scaling within the system is difficult - if not impossible - on processors that are not optimized for throughput applications. As work continues on in-processor vertical scalability, the MySQL...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Energy Efficient Data Center: The Role of Modularity in Design and Deployment

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how to create a state of the art enterprise data center by combining best of breed modules to yield performance and efficiency across the board. This in-depth technical webcast is created for architects in the IT industry by Sun's engineering community and offers...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    How to Create the Energy Efficient Datacenter: The Role of Modularity in Design and Deployment

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how to create a state of the art enterprise datacenter by combining best of breed modules to yield performance and efficiency across the board. This webcast offers best practices that are widely in use today. The attendee will learn how to architect the...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sun GlassFish Portfolio: Increasing Profitability With a High Performance Open Web Application Platform

    Interested in learning strategies for implementing open source in the enterprise and how to increase profitability with a high performance open web application platform? The Sun GlassFish is the most dynamic open web platform available today.

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Australian Utility Reduces Downtime, Speeds Processing Time With Sun Servers and Storage Systems

    ETSA Utilities is South Australia's primary electricity distributor, delivering power to more than 800,000 homes and businesses. The company's challenge was to replace aging computers that host the company's ERP system and improve processing time of ERP system jobs. ETSA Utilities engaged Sun Microsystems to deploy two Sun SPARC Enterprise...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sun Storage Solution Enables ETH Zurich IT Team to Support Innovative Scientific Research

    The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Z?rich (ETH Z?rich) is a science and technology university in Z?rich, Switzerland with 370 professorships and 15,000 students from 80 nations. The challenge was to scale to handle many TB of new data on a few days' notice and find an additional alternative to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sun Servers and Storage Support International Growth of French Geolocation Market Leader

    Based in Paris, France and founded in 2003, Deveryware has deployed a range of technologies that support geolocation services. The challenge was to reduce energy consumption of database hardware and avoid cost incurred by acquiring additional rack. Deveryware has replaced its existing HP hardware with a combination of Sun Fire...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Pennsylvania Healthcare System Improves Control of Electronic Data With Sun Storage Solution

    Based in Danville, Pennsylvania, Geisinger is one of the largest rural healthcare providers in the United States. The company's challenge was to meet regulatory requirements for controlling electronic data and implement solution under tight deadline. Geisinger Health Systems' upgraded its IT environment with a Sun StorageTek tape solution that strengthened...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    ITIL Version 3 in the World of Web 2.0

    The Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) is a best practice framework - providing technology neutral concepts techniques checklists and procedures for managing IT environments. Since its beginning Sun has embraced ITIL practices as a core component in its delivery of IT services. The presenter examines the newest release of ITIL...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sun Computing, Storage, and Network Infrastructure for MCAE (HPC in Manufacturing)

    What the biggest challenges facing businesses in the Manufacturing space, specifically related to MCAE. The presenter shows how Sun have developed the technology with those challenges in mind.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Eco Innovation Initiatives for Government

    In today's world there is a growing need for governments to innovate on an ecological level and be ecologically responsible. This webcast takes a look at some of the products and initiatives Sun has developed to make eco friendly datacenters possible for global governments.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Create a Secure Environment to Share and Explore

    Sun has been an industry leader in developing and implementing innovative security technologies and solutions. The presenter gives succinct overview on Sun's technology solutions from the operating platform to encryption management.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Optimize Your Web Infrastructure

    The ad hoc infrastructures that many organizations built in the early years of the Web are not going to support the exponential growth of today's Internet applications and services. As an IT manager, one need to look at how to optimize current resources and build a flexible foundation that will...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Sun Java System Directory Server Enterprise Edition

    Enterprise's identity needs are complex and a standalone directory server is not robust enough to meet those needs. The attendee of this webcast will learn more about the Sun Java System Directory Server - how it provides a comprehensive solution that can expedite application deployments support identity-enabled web services, and...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Make the Move to Solaris 10 and CoolThreads Servers (IBB Solaris 10 Adoption)

    Get an inside look at the breakthrough technologies that make the Solaris 10 OS and CoolThreads servers the best choice for tackling the IT challenges. The presenter shows how to easily upgrade from earlier versions of Solaris. Those who are on Solaris 10 should attend this webcast to take full...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Storage Management Outsourcing

    The attendee will explore how outsourcing part of the storage environment can keep the costs and challenges of storage management under control. The attendee will learn the four steps that every company must take when moving to a managed storage environment key considerations for working with a third-party vendor and...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Net Talk: Sorting Out Solaris Releases

    What's the difference between the Solaris 10 OS and Solaris Express Developer Edition (SXDE)? And where does OpenSolaris come into play? This webcast will help to sort through the different versions of Solaris and help to understand which version will best suit the needs. The presenter will give sneak peak...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Net Talk: Server Virtualization Choice With Sun

    Sun offers an integrated virtualization product portfolio and expertise that spans desktop-to-datacenter. The presenter gives closer look at Sun's server and OS virtualization solutions and shows why they are the ideal platform for virtualization and addressing key business and IT challenges.

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2008

    Sun Software Webcast - Identity Mangagement Role Manager

    Sun Role Manager (formerly Vaau's RBACx product) provides comprehensive role lifecycle management and identity compliance capabilities to streamline operations, enhance compliance, and reduce costs. Nick Crown presents a comprehensive overview of Sun's Role Manager and discusses how companies can leverage this technology to implement their risk management and compliance initiatives.

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2009

    VirtualBox Live Show!

    This is the latest edition of the VirtualBox Live Show, discussing what's new in VirtualBox 2.2.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Virtualization for MySQL on VMware: Best Practices and Performance Guide

    Performance variance is minimal on a properly configured system, as shown in tests on a typical small to medium business level server with MySQL running in a VMware virtualized environment. This paper explains how the author has reached this conclusion by describing the setup, configuration, and results from the testing....

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Open Virtualization: More Innovation Without Vendor Lock In

    For many organizations, virtualization is an attractive strategy to ensure that datacenter assets are better utilized. Virtualization solutions can also enable businesses to better manage their IT resources and achieve greater reliability. But today, open-source virtualization solutions from Sun offer organizations feature-rich, high-functionality software that provides innovative technologies developed in...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    SPARC Virtualization: Improving Business Flexibility While Lowering TCO

    IT professionals need to provide new IT services but are under pressure to reduce operational and acquisition costs. Businesses need to have the IT flexibility to rapidly add new services but need to do so in a cost-effective manner. Virtualization technologies and services provide a valuable tool for IT professionals...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Server Virtualization: Choosing the Best Solution for Your Business

    Server virtualization delivers many business benefits to datacenters today. Virtualization technology can help one quickly recover from disasters, reduce time to market for new services, and better utilize existing infrastructure to reduce space, power, and cooling requirements. It can help increase service levels while delivering security that once required the...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Save Money and Improve Agility: Virtualize With Sun Sparc Enterprise M-Series Servers

    This white paper focuses on the business benefits that can be achieved by consolidating and virtualizing environments with Sun SPARC Enterprise M-Series servers. The document describes some of the challenges organizations are facing, and conveys how Sun SPARC Enterprise M-Series servers can help organizations bring day-to-day operations and costs under...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Proven Virtualization Scalability: Consolidate More on the Sun Fire X4600 M2 Server

    Consolidation holds great promise for IT organizations worldwide. Moving a number of applications from a pool of under-utilized servers to a single platform can ease datacenter space, power, and cooling pressures as well as reduce maintenance costs. Modern consolidation practices take advantage of high-performance, scalable virtualization platforms that can host...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    VMware Reference Configurations for Midsize Companies

    Midsize companies can obtain significant advantages by using virtualization to consolidate functions, thereby reducing management effort, cost, and energy consumption. This Sun white paper presents a spectrum of virtualization reference configurations for different combinations of capacity, availability, and performance. VMware configurations are described ranging from single-server test systems to large-scale...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Turbo-Charging HPC Application Performance With Flash Storage

    The attendee of this webcast will learn how to boost the application performance by changing the focus from processing power to implementing the right storage environment for the HPC environment.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Data Center Optimization: Three Key Strategies

    Data center managers face a lot of challenges over the next few years. In many facilities, three pressing problems need to be solved nearly immediately: limited power, increasing cooling demands, and space constraints. The growing urgency of power and cooling problems is apparent to anyone who has been operating a...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Sun Ray Technology With Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V

    Sun and Microsoft have expanded their alliance: Sun is a Windows Server 2008 and 2003 OEM and is a single source of sales and support for todays leading server operating systems - the Solaris OS, Microsoft Windows, and Linux - on the industry's most innovative x64 systems, storage and desktop...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Australian Utility Reduces Downtime, Speeds Processing Time With Sun Servers and Storage Systems

    ETSA Utilities is South Australia's primary electricity distributor, delivering power to more than 800,000 homes and businesses. The company's challenge was to replace aging computers that host the company's ERP system and improve processing time of ERP system jobs. ETSA Utilities engaged Sun Microsystems to deploy two Sun SPARC Enterprise...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sun Storage Solution Enables ETH Zurich IT Team to Support Innovative Scientific Research

    The Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Z?rich (ETH Z?rich) is a science and technology university in Z?rich, Switzerland with 370 professorships and 15,000 students from 80 nations. The challenge was to scale to handle many TB of new data on a few days' notice and find an additional alternative to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sun Servers and Storage Support International Growth of French Geolocation Market Leader

    Based in Paris, France and founded in 2003, Deveryware has deployed a range of technologies that support geolocation services. The challenge was to reduce energy consumption of database hardware and avoid cost incurred by acquiring additional rack. Deveryware has replaced its existing HP hardware with a combination of Sun Fire...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Pennsylvania Healthcare System Improves Control of Electronic Data With Sun Storage Solution

    Based in Danville, Pennsylvania, Geisinger is one of the largest rural healthcare providers in the United States. The company's challenge was to meet regulatory requirements for controlling electronic data and implement solution under tight deadline. Geisinger Health Systems' upgraded its IT environment with a Sun StorageTek tape solution that strengthened...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sun Microsystems Delivers Storage and Service Solution for German Automobile Conglomerate

    Founded in Munich, Germany, in 1916, BMW Group manufactures automobiles, motorcycles, and engines. The challenge was to update existing storage infrastructure enterprise-wide and incorporate existing HP storage systems into the new storage environment. BMW updated its storage infrastructure using enterprise storage systems from the Sun StorageTek 9900V family and fibre...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Automotive Engineering Company Virtualizes on Sun, Cuts Energy Costs by 70 Percent

    RLE International is one of the world's leading development service providers to the automotive industry throughout Europe, Asia, and North America. The company's challenge was to create a more efficient and scalable datacenter and reduce operating and administration costs. Casolute GmbH, a German IT service provider, consolidated RLE International's heterogeneous...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    City Government Consolidates Servers and Delivers Enterprise Application Services With Sun Virtualization Technology

    The City of San Antonio, Texas, provides multiple online services, including bill payment, career assistance, licensing and permits, and public safety information. The company's challenge was to reduce datacenter cost and simplify management. To streamline management, the City of San Antonio replaced approximately 115 legacy servers with 26 Sun servers....

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sun Solution Helps Vancouver 2010 Organizing Committee Build Complex Infrastructure for the 2010 Winter Games

    Canada's Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC) was established in 2003. The company's challenge was to achieve a reliable end-to-end infrastructure and gain an energy-efficient solution. VANOC implemented a variety of Sun SPARC Enterprise and Sun Fire x64 servers and Sun StorageTek storage products...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Clemson University Computational Center for Mobility Systems: University Provides World-Class Service With Sun High Performance Computing Cluster

    Clemson University wanted to offer more compute power to broaden customer base and provide stable infrastructure. The challenge was to build high compute density in limited floor space. Clemson University implemented a Sun High Performance Computing (HPC) Cluster that includes blade servers, storage systems, software, and services - it chose...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Quickly Developed New Product With Sun Java Composite Application Platform Suite (Java CAPS) and Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server

    SWIFT is the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication. SWIFT wanted to reduce implementation time and cost to new SWIFT solutions by a significant factor and make it easier for customers and partners to connect existing or legacy applications to SWIFT. SWIFT quickly create a new SWIFT product, Alliance Integrator,...

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  • Case Studies // Jul 2008

    Oracle's PeopleSoft Enterprise Campus Solutions on Sun Technology

    Cornell is the federal land-grant institution of New York State, a private endowed university, a member of the Ivy League/ Ancient Eight, and a partner of the State University of New York. Cornell University wanted system scalability and reliability. The challenge was to meet user expectations for availability and performance...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Hungary's Largest Bank Streamlines Backup and Restore Operations With Sun StorageTek Technology

    OTP Bank wanted to centralize and streamline backup and restore operations and reduce IT administration time and operating costs. The challenge was to improve storage utilization and establish scalable infrastructure for growth. OTP Bank deployed a central backup and restore system based on Sun storage and server technology that is...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Brown-Forman Adopts a Virtualization Strategy to Take Consolidation to the Limit and Save on Space, Energy, and Operational Costs

    Brown-Forman wanted to improve utilization of servers running SAP solutions to fully leverage existing resources and gain capacity without causing server sprawl. The challenge was to speed rollout of SAP features and rapidly respond to urgent business issues. Adopting a virtualization strategy using Solaris Containers began with cutting in half...

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  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    Leading Music Community Web Site Expects Major Savings in Power Consumption With New Sun Server and Storage Architecture

    Last.fm (www.last.fm) is a free global music Web site that offers music fans millions of tracks in every genre for free on-demand and radio streaming. Last.fm wanted to consolidate and lower power consumption across an expanding server infrastructure and increase computing density for the main database and across the main...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    Hotelier Improves Data Backup With Sun Server and Storage Technology

    For Accor North America, maintaining hotel guests' personal and financial data is an important, if less obvious, part of the hospitality it provides. The financial systems in its Dallas datacenter include multiple applications and storage for processes such as accounting, payables, and invoicing. To ensure adequate performance and capacity, the...

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  • Case Studies // Oct 2008

    Sun Fire X4150 Server Helps Boost Virtualized Application Performance by 25% for Online Training Company

    Practice-IT wanted to increase performance of virtualized applications to support rapid growth and reach and educate a wider range of potential customers. The challenge was to find a global partner to provide a cost-effective, scalable server platform that can support international expansion and save space by reducing server footprint. To...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2008

    Sun Builds Japan's Most Powerful Supercomputer for Japanese "MIT"

    The Tokyo Institute of Technology - better known as Tokyo Tech wanted to establish a cost-efficient supercomputer grid environment to support advanced research. Provide High-Performance Computing (HPC) resources to scientists and students and incubate a future generation of world-class researchers by ensuring all students had access to extremely powerful computing...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    IT Services Company Reduces IT Costs 35% With Sun Secure Global Desktop and Sun Thin-Client Solution

    Aoba Hopkins Group wanted to provide a highly secure solution for remote access to applications and project files and deliver a system that is not only easy to use but also compatible with the existing infrastructure. The challenge was to create a solution that is scalable to support rapid growth....

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