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Welcome St Paul College

Kevin Roebuck
Director, Digital Experience
A warm welcome to our guests today joining us from St Paul College in Minnesota at the Sun Executive Briefing Center. Here are some some notes and current topics of relevant interest to share going on at Sun in new media and online learning.

  • 1$ per student per year:
  • Sun and Moodlerooms Press Release
  • Full Software-as-a-Service
  • Enterprise Integration
  • Performance Testing/Tuning - Solaris 10/Niagara


  • Sun Platinum Sponsor of D2L User Conference
  • D2L customer of Sun systems in ASP service (SunFire X4600)
  • Certification of D2L learning platform on Sun AMD line of servers
  • Discussions on further technical collaboration: IdM, Storage, Virtualization
  • No Solaris Port Plan (for now)

  • Vx30 "Playerless"Video Streaming
  • Video-on-Demand, Live Broadcast and v-Mail
  • $25K campus license
  • The Java alternative to Flash
  • JavaFX Consumer Video Phone
  • Stanford University "Thumper" Trial
    • Digital Preservation Lab
    • Student Projects
    • Sakai Integration
  • "Win a free trip to Hawaii" for Sun Reseller Partners

Darkstar University Special Interest Group (SIG)

  • On-line Forum
  • Mixed Reality Lecture Room Project
  • Demo for World Exposition, China, 2010
  • Essex University/Shanghai Jiaotong University
  • Project Darkstar Workstations and Servers
  • Project Wonderland/Mpk20 

  • Virtual Classroom - Synchronous Collaboration
  • The Deal of the Century for Customers
  • 50% off current pricing
  • Contract terms: 12 consecutive months
  • Prices revert to full price upon renewal
  • $5 per student for academic institutions
  • Minimum 2500 FTE students academic /
    2500 employees commercial or $10K per deal
  • Fully performance tuned and optimized solution
  • Hurry! Promotion ends August 31, 2007!

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