Now Available: Solaris Platform Optimized for Nehalem
By chhandomay on Mar 30, 2009
announced that the Solaris platform, including the Solaris 10 OS and
OpenSolaris, has been optimized to provide performance, energy
efficiency and reliability enhancements for the new Intel Xeon
processor 5500 series, formerly code named Nehalem.
|Herbert Hinstorff, Director of
Datacenter Software Business Management at Sun, joined me to talk about
Sun and Intel working closely during the Nehalem chip development
process to optimize the Solaris platform for the processor.
Listen to the short segment below to learn how some of the Nehalem features can be taken advantage of only in the Solaris platform.