Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 14th Nov 2007 19:49 UTC
Sun Solaris, OpenSolaris Erstwhile bitter rivals Dell and Sun Microsystems are set to announce that Sun's Solaris and OpenSolaris operating systems will be supported in all of Dell's servers. Dell founder and CEO Michael Dell and Sun Microsystems CEO Jonathan Schwartz plan to make the announcement during a joint appearance at the Oracle OpenWorld 2007 conference today.
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RE[3]: Strange move
by Don T. Bothers on Wed 14th Nov 2007 21:48 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Strange move"
Don T. Bothers
Member since:
2006-03-15

"what do you mean sparc i going nowhere?! Have you used a T1? They are incredibly powerful! Or do you mean sparc is going nowhere in the direction you happen to use it (desktop x86 based systems?) "

I think he means that SPARC is not being phased out, that it is going to still be around, and that you can still purchase it from Sun.

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RE[4]: Strange move
by quad3d@work on Wed 14th Nov 2007 22:04 in reply to "RE[3]: Strange move"
quad3d@work Member since:
2007-11-14

isn't going anywhere he means that they are here to stay.

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RE[4]: Strange move
by Downix on Wed 14th Nov 2007 23:46 in reply to "RE[3]: Strange move"
Downix Member since:
2007-08-21

"I think he means that SPARC is not being phased out, that it is going to still be around, and that you can still purchase it from Sun."
Why just sun? I prefer the Fuji SPARC64 personally, but that T1, a beast!

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