By uwes on Apr 08, 2014
On April 8th, Oracle announced the new Sun Server X4-4 system, based on the latest Intel® Xeon® Processor E7-8800 v2 Family, also known as Ivy Bridge-EX processors.
On December 3, 2013, all of the RoHS 2013 non-compliant HBAs and CNAs listed below reached EOL. Due to inventory consumption, most reached LOD on December 3, 2013 as well.
On 12th of September, Oracle announced its new line of two-socket enterprise class Sun x86 servers, delivering, once again, the industry’s best x86 platform for running Oracle software. The new Oracle Sun Server X4-2, Sun Server X4-2L and Sun Blade X4-2B systems are built with the new Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v2 processors, also known as the Intel Ivy Bridge-EP processors. These servers are available immediately for quoting, ordering and shipment.
Oracle is excited to announce continued upward as a second year “Challenger” in the latest Gartner Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure report. Oracle believes that its application driven virtualization strategy, along with product optimizations, easy software access, and low cost have resulted in strong customer momentum gains.
Read the full report "Magic Quadrant for x86 Server Virtualization Infrastructure" for Gartner's take.
With the release of Oracle Virtual Networking Drivers for Oracle Solaris 10, Oracle Virtual Networking now supports Oracle SPARC T-series servers, M5 servers, as well as Oracle Solaris 10 on x86 servers.