Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Western Digital My Passport Line Now In Capacities of Up To 4TB
IBM Scientists Discover New Recycling Process to Convert Old Smartphones and CDs into Non-Toxic Plastics
Amazon Page Flip Offers A New Way to Hop, Skim, and Jump through Kindle Books
NTT Uses Light Reflection To Create Faster Encryption Technique
New LG Projector Creates An 80-inch screen in Short Distance
Researchers Unveil New Data Replication Method for Disaster-resilient Information Platforms
Dell 78-inch Monitor, Full HD projectors And The Dell Classroom Software for Chromebooks
Nvidia To Position The GTX 1060 Against New Radeon RX 480
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > Sun Fir...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, December 09, 2009
Sun Fire X4640 Server Sets New World Record


The next-generation Sun Fire X4640 Server has sett an eight-processor world record in the SAP SD Standard Application Benchmark for ERP tasks. It also posted the top x86 result on the SPECompL2001 test for scientific workloads, the company announced today.

With up to eight Six-Core AMD Opteron chips in its 4RU box, Sun's newest x64 system is ideal for running enterprise databases, high-performance computing applications, virtualization, and consolidation.

In the two-tier SAP Sales and Distribution Standard Application (SAP SD) Benchmark, the X4640 with eight AMD Opteron chips (a total of 48 cores) delivered the highest x86 Unicode-based results. It set a new eight-processor world record with 10,000 SAD SD Benchmark users running the SAP enhancement package 4 for SAP ERP 6.0.

The new Sun Fire X4640 is a compact x64 server designed to make data centers more efficient while running demanding enterprise workloads. Its performance is as much as 65 percent better than the previous generation Sun Fire X4600 M2 server, and it has up to half a terabyte of memory in 64 memory slots.

The X4640 uses up to eight Six-Core AMD Opteron processors in just four units of rack space (4RU), which makes it very compact. The X4640 supports a range of operating systems, including Solaris OS, Microsoft Windows, and Linux, as well as VMware, Solaris Containers, and Microsoft Hyper-V for virtualization.

The Sun Fire X4640 Serves Up Technical Workloads Sun's latest x64 system also delivered impressive performance in the SPECompL2001 benchmark, which represents heavy-duty workloads used in high-energy physics, weather modeling, computational chemistry, and mechanical design applications.

For this benchmark, the X4640 was configured with eight AMD Opteron 8435 processors and ran the Solaris 10 10/09 OS with Sun Studio 12 Update 1 compiler software -- and it posted the top x86 results on the SPECompL2001. This result shows that the Sun Fire X4640 is a good choice for memory-intensive, technical workloads.


Previous
Next
Sony Details Upcoming PS3 Update        All News        Nokia Joins Forces With New Alliance to Establish Mobile Services Joint Venture in China
Dell Unveils Ultra-portable Vostro V13 Laptop     PC Parts News      Intel Cancels GPU - What Does it Mean to Intel and the Market?

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Specs Show 64GB Onboard - Google-branded Phone In the Works?
Samsung Trademarks The 'Ahead' Communication Device
Samsung Launches the Notebook 7 Spin
Samsung Pay Launches In Spain, Singapore and Australia
Updated Samsung Galaxy Tab A Released
Samsung Electronics to Focus on NAND Flash, IoT And 5G
Samsung To Become An Apple OLED supplier
Samsung to Buy Joyent to Expand Cloud Services
Samsung Gear Fit2 GPS Sports Band Launches Globally
Samsung SDI To Supply Batteries For Tesla’s Energy Storage System
Samsung Display Uses Its Own Photomasks For OLED Products
Samsung To Bring Its Foldable Screen Technology To Future Smarphones

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .