Home > Oracle and SUN > Sun Cheers Two SPARC Advances in One Week Sun Cheers Two SPARC Advances in One Week Thom Holwerda 2007-01-18 Oracle and SUN 3 Comments Sun this week announced a speed boost to its ‘Niagara’ UltraSPARC T1 processor line and confirmed the tapeout of the ‘Rock’ chips due out in the second half of 2008. About The Author Thom Holwerda Follow me on Twitter @thomholwerda 3 Comments 2007-01-19 1:33 am judgen Hellre en mask i slasken än en SPARC på tasken? A swedish pun, Go sun! 2007-01-19 3:35 am Cass Rather a worm in the sleet than a SPARC on taking lights? i dont understand 😀 But yeah, the SPARC is goooood ! translation courtesy of http://www.systranbox.com/systran/box 2007-01-19 2:40 pm J-Ho Not quite. “Rather a worm in the sink than a SPARC in the groin.” The pun part thing about this is that SPARC is an homonym of “spark”, meaning “kick”.