Tuesday Oct 13, 2009

Guide to Sun Java Communications Suite Messaging and Collaboration Platform

Register to download this free guide to Sun's communications platform. Read about enhanced email indexing and search; interoperability with Mac's iCal, Mozilla's Thunderbird/Lightning calendars, and Microsoft Outlook; and native calendar synchronization with mobile devices that support CalDAV, such as Apple's iPhone.

Tuesday Sep 29, 2009

Blog & White Paper on Sun and Intel Collaboration

To find out what Sun and Intel have been up to, see the BigAdmin blog. (Hint: Intel has been developing hardware that takes advantage of the capabilities of Solaris, and Solaris has been optimizing its features to run on Intel platforms...)

And you can also download the white paper (PDF): The Solaris Operating System With the Next Generation Intel Xeon Processor, for the Expandable Server Segment (codename Nehalem-EX).

Wednesday Sep 16, 2009

Using Microsoft Windows on Sun Storage 7000 Unified Storage Systems

A Sun engineer has written a guide for implementing and integrating Sun Open Storage systems in a Microsoft Windows environment. Topics include creating and sharing file systems in both domain and workgroup mode, joining a domain, mounting CIFS shares, and managing object rights.

Wednesday Aug 12, 2009

Installing Solaris 10 5/09 OS on IBM HS22 Type 7870 Blade Server

This tech tip provides a workaround for using the GUI during boot or installation of the Solaris 10 5/09 OS on the IBM HS22 Type 7870 Blade Server.

Tuesday Aug 04, 2009

Interoperability Resources for System Administrators

This updated resource center on BigAdmin has info on topics such as multiple boot environments, running the Solaris OS and OpenSolaris OS on non-Sun hardware, using non-Sun software with Sun gear, and related virtualization and Web 2.0 technologies.

Wednesday Jul 15, 2009

Sun Storage J4400 Array as 6000-Mailbox Solution for Microsoft Exchange

This article by a Sun engineer describes a storage solution using the Sun Storage J4400 array for a 6000-mailbox Microsoft Exchange 2007 implementation with Cluster Continuous Replication (CCR).

Friday Dec 12, 2008

Resources for the Solaris OS on IBM and Dell Servers

Are you running the Solaris Operating System on Dell or IBM hardware? If so, check out these resources for sys admins, including white papers, tech sheets, and FAQs.

Monday Aug 18, 2008

VirtualBox Gets You to Microsoft Windows From OpenSolaris

Check out the entry "Triple Boot, Part 4: Windows via VirtualBox" in The Observatory, a blog for OpenSolaris users. Gregg Sporar uses VirtualBox to switch without rebooting: "After setting up my triple-boot system, I was not content. I want access to Windows Vista and Ubuntu 8.04 without having to restart my system..."

Friday Aug 15, 2008

Sun Fire X4500 Server as Magnetic Library for CommVault Simpana

Ready to streamline and improve your backup and restore operations? This paper discusses how to configure the Sun Fire X4500 Server as a magnetic library for CommVault's Simpana Suite, using Microsoft Windows Server 2003.

Tuesday Aug 12, 2008

Blog on Sun Java System Identity Synchronization for Windows

Jonathan Gershater's blog posting offers troubleshooting guidelines for ISW installation and deployment.

Friday May 23, 2008

Setting Up DHCP Client for Solaris 10 OS or Microsoft Windows

Here are tips for using a DHCP client for the Solaris OS or Microsoft Windows XP, with a DHCP server that runs either the Solaris 10 OS for SPARC platforms or Microsoft Windows 2003.

Thursday May 15, 2008

Wiki: Access a Partition in the Solaris OS From a Different OS

This wiki tech tip comes from our sys admin community. Here is a method for reading data from or writing data to Solaris partitions from within Microsoft Windows or Linux.

Wednesday Mar 26, 2008

Using Kerberos to Authenticate a LDAP Client for Solaris 10 OS


Find out how to configure a Solaris client to use Active Directory in Microsoft Windows Server 2003 for authentication and naming services. This article has lots of code examples for you.

Please note: This configuration uses a shell script called adjoin.sh to automate the process of joining the Solaris client to the Active Directory domain and configures Kerberos on the client. This script is not supported by Sun and is not part of the Solaris distribution. (See the "For More Information" section of the article for information about downloading the adjoin script.)

THE SOLUTION DESCRIBED IN THIS PAPER SHOULD BE TREATED AS PROOF OF CONCEPT AND SHOULD NOT BE USED IN PRODUCTION. 

Tuesday Mar 18, 2008

Sun/Microsoft Interoperability Center and More

The new Interoperability Center focuses on optimizing Microsoft applications for Sun Fire x64 server systems and storage. And check these out, too:

 - Sun Infrastructure Solution for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007
 - Pierre Reynes's Weblog and video on Interoperability Center

Friday Mar 14, 2008

Instant Thin-Client Access to the Solaris OS From Microsoft Windows

A Sun Campus Ambassador blogs about how he got the Solaris OS up and running on 47 systems on very short notice. He established remote desktop sessions to a Solaris VM running on a high-end Windows server using a Windows X-Server/XDMCP client.

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