Selected Sun product conversations in the blogosphere last week:
T-2 (Niagara 2) Servers Launch to an Enthusiastic Reception
In this blog, Tom Yager discusses Sun's T5120 and T5220 by explaining
that these servers and blades are sweeping award-winning performance
that as such do not place them into the bargain class because of their
Lessons Learned from the Sun T1000 to the New T5120/T5220
In this post, MC Brown discusses his "lessons learned" from having
spent nearly a year and a half running various tests on the T1000. He
shares a few best-practice experiences including, setting up multiple
containers using Solaris Zones to divide up a server without
Hardware Event Notifications on X2200 Servers
-- Blog O'
In this blog, Matty talks about the Sun galaxy server line and the
built-in capabilities it has to notify administrators of components
that may have failed. The blogger positively speaks about these
features and specifically mentions the X2200 servers and the hardware
notification facility that is found on them.
4. The Next BIG Thing...
This blogger wrties about the T1000, T2000, Niagara and Niagara II
series by simply stating that they "rock." He also highlights
Solaris 10 and admires the recent update and inclusion of iSCSI.
He explains that Solaris is only getting better with all of the
services being added.
3.3 and NetBeans 6.0 Compared!
-- Sciology = Science +
In this blog, Suresh Krishna does offer some positive impressions of
NetBeans, in particular the applications built on NetBeans that are
included, as well as the graphical editors.
is the Only Star, Time to Wind Up StarOffice?
Line Warriors, 10/10
This blog talks about both StarOffice and OpenOffice as great
alternatives to Microsoft Office. The blogger dives into the past of
these two remarkable products and dishes out how they both have
improved over the years.
of the future?
-- CNet, 10/02
Peter Butler writes about StarOffice and how it has given end users
much more choice in productivity software. During this blog he briefly
explains what products are available via the GooglePack.