The Solaris OS and Intel Nehalem-EX the Solaris Operating System with the Next Generation Intel Xeon Processor, for the Expandable Server Segment
Source: Sun Microsystems
This paper offers a high-level overview of enterprise capabilities of the Solaris Operating System (OS), and how it enables users to utilize the new features of the next generation Intel Xeon processor for the expandable server segment (codename "Nehalem-EX"). This new processor is designed for mission- and business critical applications and data in demanding enterprise environments. This paper is intended mainly for business decision makers, developers and IT professionals - people who make systems, architecture, platforms, and IT decisions in medium and large companies. Deployed on powerful, highly reliable servers, the Solaris OS powers the applications that drive today's enterprise - serving thousands of global users without interruption.