Virtual Classroom: SPARC T4 Series
The Information Technology world seems to keep moving, with new developments coming after old. Some cooporative efforts, such as the SPARC community, offer new opportunities from various vendors to compete while the user community reaps the benefits of the varied development tracks. Oracle released the T4 processor a matter of weeks ago. Oracle is presenting in their Virtual Classroom the Next Generation SPARC T4 Systems on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 11:00 am PT or 2:00 pm ET.
Oracle’s SPARC T4 servers running Oracle Solaris delivers world record performance on a highly scalable secure and integrated platform optimized for enterprise software. With a 5x improvement in single-thread performance, 1TB of memory capacity, and massive system throughput and I/O capacity, the SPARC T4 is ideal for large scale applications, enterprise-wide consolidation and database projects that require extreme reliability, availability and security.
Oracle provided a basic overview SPARC T4 systems information. Some key features in Oracle's SPARC T4 servers include:
- Built-in Virtualization with Live Migration
- On-chip Cryptographic Acceleration
- Dynamic Threads