Sun Looks To Intel To Boost Workstation Sales

Sun Microsystems announced its first Intel-based desktop workstation computers in years, powered by Intel’s Core 2 Duo and Quad processors. They fill out the Sun workstation lineup, which includes SPARC and AMD Opteron-based workstations as well.
The workstations will come with Solaris and all of Sun’s developer tools, but it will also support Red Hat, SuSe and eventually Ubuntu Linux. Ubuntu is currently being qualified for the hardware. Also, Sun will support Windows Vista, XP and Server 2003. Full Story


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FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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