Tokyo and Santa Clara, Calif., October 28, 2008Â â€” Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) and Sun Microsystems, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAVA) today expanded their SPARC EnterpriseÂ® server family by adding the entry-level SPARC Enterprise M3000 server, powered by a single quad-core SPARC64â„¢ ? processor and the Solarisâ„¢ 10 Operating System (OS). The SPARC Enterprise M3000 server inherits the mission-critical features of the SPARC64-based SPARC Enterprise server family, delivering mainframe-class reliability, availability and serviceability (RAS) in an ultra-dense open system at an entry-level price. The new systems are ideal platforms for single-threaded enterprise applications including databases, BIDW, ERP and CRM.
Further choice in the entry level server market has to be a good thing for the end user, I’ll need to read up more, do check it out.