MySQL on Sun Systems
By Jennifer Glore on Oct 29, 2008
Recently, I came across this short video clip by Nick Kloski where he briefly describes the advantages of running MySQL on Sun Servers (Linux, Windows, and Solaris) and details some of the best server options for MySQL and when they should be used. There's also some details on how you can try the systems out before buying them. Check it out here.
If you would like more specifics than the above video, then there are some examples of customers deploying MySQL in Containers and / or LDoms on Sun systems at:
Additionally, here a a few references to blogs from my colleagues that post specific details on tests that they have done.
Scaling SugarCRM with MySQL on Sun's Coolthreads server by Satish Vanga
MySQL Benchmark UltraSPARC T2 beats Xeon on Consolidation of OLTP & Web by Ritu Kamboj