Monday, June 30, 2008

Solaris News Update



3Tera Announces Cloudware and AppLogic 2.3

ISP-Planet - Darien,CT,USA

"As long as the application runs on Linux (and now Solaris
too), we can move between data centers with a single command." In
addition, AppLogic users can ...




News - Solaris



RE: Why would they?

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

... than they are now with with the assorted Linux distributiuons,
the BSDS, OS/X and Sun's Solaris both closed source commercial
and open around. ...




Saturday, June 28, 2008

News - Solaris



Solaris Apts. in Miami Sells for $3.9M

CoStar Group - Bethesda,MD,USA

Solaris Properties Inc. sold the 18-unit Solaris apartment
complex at 2100 Brickell Ave. in Miami to CT Corp. for $3.95 million, or
about $219000 per unit. ...




News - Solaris




System Administrator 5, UNIX


Seattle Times - United Statesr>
HP-UX and/or Sun Solaris UNIX environment experience is a definite
plus. =A7 Experience using various monitoring tools such as Glance,
Perfview, Top and ITO. ...

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Solaris



World in Conflict NULL Pointer Dereference Denial of Service

Secunia - UK

Luigi Auriemma has reported a vulnerability in World in Conflict, which can
be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service).
...




Friday, June 27, 2008

Solaris News



TITLE: Sun Solaris Adobe Reader Multiple Vulnerabilities

SecuObs - France

DESCRIPTION: Sun has acknowledged some vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader
included in Sun Solaris, which can be exploited by malicious people
to cause a DoS ...




Solaris News



Emotions run high at meeting to determine Muhlenberg Hospital's fate

New Brunswick Home News Tribune - New Brunswick,NJ,USA

Even when the panel voted unanimously to approve the certificate of need
for closure filed by Solaris, the hospital's parent company, it
didn't appear to ...




Thursday, June 26, 2008

Solaris



Sun's McNealy lays claim to creating open source

CNET News - San Francisco,CA,USA

And yet, Sun decided to keep Solaris closed until Linux had taken a
huge amount of the Unix market away. In an outburst that he admitted
himself was "a ...




Solaris News



Critical vulnerability in Solaris 10 multicast filter

Current IT news from heise online - London,UK

The IP kernel module of Solaris 10 can panic when sent a crafted
IOCTL request by a local unprivileged user due to a data typing mismatch in
ip_multi.c . ...


State planning board mulls Muhlenberg's closing

The Star-Ledger - NJ.com - Newark,NJ,USA

by Mark Angeles/The Star-Ledger The state health planning board is expected
this morning to vote on whether or not to recommend approving
Solaris Health ...




Solaris



McNealy: "We Invented Open Source, Gang"

SYS-CON Media - Montvale,NJ,USA

According to McNealy - and to his EVP Software John Loiacono - the open
sourcing of Solaris 10 which Sun hopes to complete by year's end
is just "more of ...


The time of sleeping satellites is over

Irish Independent - Dublin,Ireland

All this may be about to change if Steve Maine, former CEO of Kingston
Communications and current CEO of Solaris Mobile, has his way.
...




Solaris News



RE[3]: nvidia produces drivers for solaris and freebsd

OS News - USA

I bet that none of the people who voted me down has ever taken part in the
OpenGraphic and/or Nouveau projects, isn't it ? It's easy to vote
me down, ...




Solaris News



Open source backup tools

Search Storage - USA

"The site was using EMC's Legato NetWorker for backing up their
Solaris servers. " Since the site experienced problems with
NetWorker, LaBadie downloaded ...




Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Solaris News



RE[2]: nvidia produces drivers for solaris and freebsd

OS News - USA

Just to make things clear, as obviously someone has taken offense from the
truth (live with it, yet nVidia don't release their source code) :
nVidia invest ...


RE: nvidia produces drivers for solaris and freebsd

OS News - USA

Last I checked, 3D acceleration worked on OpenSolaris and SolarisExpress
via ATI hardware. Its still not perfect, but its coming along. ...


RE[3]: don't open source nvidia...

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

And to Soulbender, so far it runs on only x86 and x64, but runs on XP,
Vista, Solaris, FreeBSD, and Linux to my knowledge.




Solaris News



RE[2]: Lacking direction

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

... to be that he's bashing Windows, even though he had been
using Vista for months before deciding enough was enough and going to Mac
OS X and Solaris. ...




Solaris News




RE[3]: nvidia produces drivers for solaris and freebsd


Newmobilecomputing.com - USAr>
I repeat - STOP - I repeat : go at Santa Clara and trow your nVidia cards
at their faces, they'll understand they just lost a market and move
their mindset ...

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Rogue Wave =AE Hydra Suite Helps Optimize Multi-Core Technology


Market Wire (press release) - USAnt>

Rogue Wave has ported and certified its Hydra Product Suite to the
Solaris =99 Operating System (OS) on x86. These certified tools are
designed to assist ...

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Solaris News



Sun Spokesman Says "We Screwed Up On Open Source"

Slashdot - USA

Phipps says that Sun is trying to remedy the situation with the open
sourcing of Java, Solaris, and the rest of Sun's software."
Ian Whyde notes that Sun is ...




Solaris News Update



RE[2]: nvidia produces drivers for solaris and freebsd

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

People need a stable driver working CONSISTENTLY among various kernel
versions, distros and hardware configurations. After a fight with my (quite
old) ...




News - Solaris



don't open source nvidia...

OS News - USA

Heck, I don't want to see what happened with Sun's Java, and
Solaris, to happen with nvidia. The other two are so lost now with
everyone (At least for ...




Solaris News Update



The top Sun Ray myths

ZDNet - USA

My favorite tool for implementing this idea in IT combines Solaris
on SPARC with Sun Ray desktops and the devolution of systems control (as
opposed to ...




Solaris News




Steal the spotlight this summer with unique =91By Solaris ...=


Al-Bawaba - Amman,Jordan

Solaris, the region=92s first dedicated sunglass boutique, recently
unveiled its new =91By Solaris=92 collection, comprising an
exclusive range of sunglasses at ...

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Solaris News Update



Lessons of the Linux revolution

Financial Times - London,England,UK

It clung to its "closed" server operating system, Solaris,
long after Linux started to make inroads into the server market. You have
viewed your allowance ...




Tuesday, June 24, 2008

News - Solaris



Customer Solutions Specialist

Seattle Times - United States

Skip Navigation Links Please note: To view the design of this website, you
need a browser that supports web standards. The content of this site is
...




Solaris News



Another protest planned to save Muhlenberg

New Brunswick Home News Tribune - New Brunswick,NJ,USA

The 19-page report supported Solaris's stance that keeping the
355-bed hospital is no longer a viable economic option. Solaris is
the Plainfield facility's ...




Solaris



THE PLOWBOY INTERVIEW HARRY THOMASON

Mother Earth News - Topeka,KS,USA

Exactly how well does his "Solaris" system work? To obtain
answers to these and other questions, MOTHER sent staffer Richard
Freudenberger to Fort ...




Solaris News Update



openSUSE 11.0 Out the Door and On the Street

IT Jungle - New York,NY,USA

Wine allows programs written for Windows to run on Linux, BSD Unix, and
Solaris for X86/X64 operating systems, and currently there are
nearly 1500 Windows ...


Virtual Servers Keep On A Rollin', Thanks to uptime software

IT Jungle - New York,NY,USA

The product was written with an agent-based architecture that includes a
Java-based workstation component that installs on Windows, Solaris,
and Linux ...




Solaris News



Solaris, the region's first dedicated sunglass boutique, recently ...

AME Info - United Arab Emirates

The range is designed annually and created in collaboration between
Solaris and several French eyewear designers, such as JF Rey and
Beausoleil, ...




Solaris



Sun: We screwed up on open source

ZDNet.com.au - Australia

"That has meant that a lot of open source developers have been willing
to take a second look at Sun and give us credit for open sourcing
Solaris, Java, ...




Solaris News



Solaris Space Business Center Planned for Harkov, Ukraine

Property Xpress (subscription) - Bulgaria

24-06-08, 7:03, (Property Xpress) - A new business center, called
Solaris Space, will become operational in the fourth quarter of 2009
on Yarosha Street in ...




Solaris News



Unix Systems Administrator-Unix Specialist, Investment Banking

iTWire - Australia

3+ years Solaris Administration in a large production environment,
with an on-call requirement. A tertiary qualification in Computer Science
or related ...




Solaris News



Fantasy Author Gail Z. Martin Previews New Book with Global Online ...

PR Urgent - USA

Dark Haven, Book Three in the Chronicles of the Necromancer, will be
released by Solaris Books in February 2009. Martin is offering fans
an early preview ...




Monday, June 23, 2008

News - Solaris



Data Center Operations Support

Seattle Times - United States

... 24/7 team environment providing front line support for our
heterogenous server environment (primarily Sun Solaris and Windows)
at our 12000 sq. ft. ...




Solaris News



NaviSite Provides Messaging for Hyatt

Web Host Industry Review - USA

TV as new customers to the Sun Solaris On Demand Program, enabling
the independent software venders to move their applications to a
software-as-a-service ...




Solaris



Classic cars on Prom

Blackpool Gazette - Blackpool,England,UK

There was family entertainment on offer at the Solaris Centre.
Organiser Paul Turner said although the weather had been bad, it had not
caused the event any ...




Solaris



Interface to the World Wide Cloud?

GRIDtoday - San Diego,CA,USA

The biggest addition probably is support for Open Solaris and
Solaris 10. The virtual appliance catalog now includes Open
Solaris-based appliances, ...




Sunday, June 22, 2008

Solaris



Sun aims open source model at emerging markets

Inquirer.net - Philippines

By Lawrence Casiraya MANILA, Philippines -- For Sun Microsystems, open
sourcing its core products like Java and Solaris benefits software
developers in ...




Friday, June 20, 2008

Solaris News



eZ Publish Supports Solaris 10 and Oracle's DB

CMSWire - San Francisco,CA,USA

EZ Publish 4.1 will support Sun Solaris 10. Currently, you can run
eZ Publish on most operating systems including Linux, Win32 systems and
Apple; ...




Solaris




100 new Dublin jobs at SAP arm


RTE.ie - Ireland

A subsidiary of software group SAP is to create 100 new jobs over four
years in a =8029m investment in Dublin. Business Objects is setting up a
research and ...

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Solaris News Update




Social networking to transform business software


Siliconrepublic.com - Dublin,Ireland<=
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Other jobs =96 amounting to a total of 200 new jobs =96 are to be announced
by IBM, satellite broadband provider Solaris and online jewellery
retailer Blue Nile ...

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SAP job boost


Herald.ie - Dublin,Ireland

By Caroline Crawford SOFTWARE group SAP is set to create 100 new jobs over
four years in a =8029m investment in the capital. Tanaiste and Minister for
...

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Dublin software firm to hire 100 staff


Irish Times - Ireland

French software company Business Objects is to hire 100 research and
development staff for its Dublin office in a =8029 million investment.
...

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Solaris News



Maybe I was wrong about Mac Servers

ZDNet - USA

Sure, ZFS exists on Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris, but right now ZFS
pool administration requires a bit of UNIX skills to administrate
effectively. ...




Thursday, June 19, 2008

Solaris News



Fujitsu-Siemens Finally Does Solaris on Primergy

IT Jungle - New York,NY,USA

But, no matter how long it took, Sparc and Solaris insider
Fujitsu-Siemens, the partnership of Japanese server maker Fujitsu and
Germany partner Siemens, ...




Solaris News



Solaris Mobile selects Dublin for corporate HQ, will create up to ...

Telecom Paper (subscription) - Houten,Netherlands

Mobile satellite services company Solaris Mobile, a JV between SES
Astra and Eutelsat Communications, has selected Dublin for its corporate
headquarters ...




Solaris News




Investments in Croatia - Solaris =A9ibenik: ...


Finan=E8n=EDk - Slovakia

As early and mid-March, all three and a half thousand beds under the
Solaris hotel company of =A9ibenik will be in full operation.
...

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Solaris News




Solaris plumps for Dublin as its HQ with 50 new jobs


Irish Independent - Dublin,Irelandont>

By Sharon Lynch Solaris Mobile, a new company formed from a joint
venture between two of Europe's biggest satellite operators, has picked
Dublin as its ...

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4629.html">



ORBITZ =97 AsiaSat + Chitkara =97 Globecomm Systems =97 OmniGlobe ...>


SatNews Publishers - Sonoma,CA,USAont>

... Ireland =97 Solaris Mobile, a joint venture by SES Astra
and Eutelsat Communications back in 2006, expects to drive 50 new jobs to
their company over the ...

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Solaris



Technical Operations Consultant - Solaris

iTWire - Australia

Technically you will have a solid grounding in the Solaris flavour
of Unix and be comfortable trouble-shooting on this operating system.
...




Wednesday, June 18, 2008

Solaris



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3Tera Adds Support for Sun's Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris OS in >...


TMCnet - USA

By Anshu Shrivastava 3Tera, a provider of cloud computing technology and
utility computing services, has announced the support for Sun=92s
Solaris 10 ...

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olaris-10-opensolaris-os.htm">




Solaris News



Solaris Mobile to create 50 Dublin jobs

Irish Times - Ireland

Solaris Mobile, a joint-venture set up by two satellite
communications firms is to base itself in Dublin in a move that will create
50 high-skilled jobs ...


Solaris Mobile, the new SES-Eutelsat DVB-SH venture, sets up shop ...

Connected TV - Basingstoke,UK

Solaris Mobile will be based in Dublin with around 50 staff, and is
scheduled to launch the first DVB-SH services to Europe in “early 2009″
- which is when ...


Sun Expands Sun Constellation System Family

Ad-Hoc-News (Pressemitteilung) - Germany

Solaris(TM) ZFS File System performance and integrated volume
management capabilities are an integral component in OpenSolaris(TM).
Solaris ZFS delivers ...


Sun Microsystems Releases New Version of Open Source Database ...

Business Wire (press release) - San Francisco,CA,USA

“Many of Sun's telecommunications customers already take advantage of
the carrier-grade reliability of the Solaris(TM) OS, our open source
directory server ...




Solaris News



Solaris Mobile confirms 50 new Dublin jobs

RTE.ie - Ireland

Satellite communications company Solaris Mobile has confirmed that
it is setting up its corporate headquarters in Dublin, with the creation of
50 jobs over ...




Solaris



A visit to the Microsoft Newseum

ZDNet - USA

... albeit with much more difficulty and cost, with Unify 4.0 on NCR
Unix in 1988, with Informix on SunOS in 1990, or with Illustra on
Solaris in 1995. ...




Solaris News Update



3Tera to support Solaris 10, OpenSolaris

CIOL - Bangalore,Karnataka,India

ALISO VIEJO, USA: 3Tera Inc., the leading innovator of cloud computing
technology and utility computing services, announced support for Sun's
Solaris 10 ...


eZ Publish 4.1 adds native support for Sun Solaris 10 and Oracle ...

PR-Inside.com (Pressemitteilung) - Wien,Austria

... 2008, during eZ Conference's developer day, eZ Systems
announced that the upcoming eZ Publish 4.1 will support Sun Solaris
10 and Oracle Database. ...




Solaris News Update



RE[3]: "IBM lead OSS"???

OS News - USA

OpenSolaris - Regardless of technical merit, Solaris was having its
lunch eaten by Linux. Open-Sourcing Solaris was a bold move aimed at
removing the ROI ...




Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Solaris News




3Tera Adds Support for Sun=92s Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris OS in ..=
.


Business Wire (press release) - San Fr=
ancisco,CA,USA


Inclusion of the Solaris 10 OS and OpenSolaris is the first step of
delivering a complete Web services solution stack based on Sun products to
be ...

.com/news/google/20080617006304/en">




Solaris News Update



3Tera Adds Support for Sun's Solaris 10 and OpenSolaris OS in ...

Centre Daily Times - Centre,PA,USA

3Tera, Inc., the leading innovator of cloud computing technology and
utility computing services, announced today support for Sun's
Solaris(TM) 10 Operating ...




News - Solaris



IDA to announce 200 new jobs

RTE.ie - Ireland

Other jobs this week are being created at technology giant IBM and
satellite communications company Solaris Mobile. Online jewellery
retailer Blue Nile, ...




Solaris News



Jonathan Schwartz's free software foundation

CNET News - San Francisco,CA,USA

Sun has become its own free software foundation, open sourcing everything
from Java to Solaris, and acquiring the open source MySQL database
for $1 billion ...




Monday, June 16, 2008

Solaris




Unix Administrator (Solaris/HP-UX), Geneva


PC-InfoPratique - Alfortville,Ile de F=
rance,France


=95 The primary responsibilities of this role are to backfill the UNIX
administrators in their daily operational duties. =95 Background expected
for this role ...

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Solaris



Sun Solaris X Server Extensions Multiple Vulnerabilities

Secunia - UK

Sun has acknowledged multiple vulnerabilities in Solaris, which can
be exploited by malicious, local users to cause a DoS (Denial of Service),
...




News - Solaris



Sun Solaris e1000g Gigabit Ethernet Driver Denial of Service

FrSIRT - Montpellier,France

A vulnerability has been identified in Sun Solaris and OpenSolaris,
which could be exploited by remote attackers to cause a denial of service.
...


Infrastructure Architect - Unix Solaris/Cisco/Storage

iTWire - Australia

This world leader in the delivery of telecommunications technology and
solutions is seeking an exprienced Infrastructure Architect. ...




Solaris News




Four-way path to server virtualisation


Malaysia Star - Malaysia

Sun offers different approaches to server virtualisation based on its
Solaris operating system, with the ultimate objective of simplifying
customers=92 IT ...

.com/tech/story.asp%3Ffile%3D/2008/6/16/corpit/20080616111514%26sec%3Dcorpit=
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Solaris News



Power-saving flash SSDs integrate open source tech

Eetasia.com (subscription) - USA

The company has begun shipping Solaris ZFS software optimized for
SSD technologies through the OpenSolaris community and is the first major
systems vendor ...




Sunday, June 15, 2008

Solaris News



Thread beginning with comment 318516

OS News - USA

I spend most of my day in the Solaris console using the Korn shell,
and found out real fast that "set -o vi" added to your ~/.profile
file could be a life ...




Saturday, June 14, 2008

Solaris News



Will the Sun Shine on Open Solaris?

Technocrat.net - Boston,MA,USA

According to Sun's Operating Systems head, the next year is critical to
get Open Solaris moving in a big way. They think that having a core
set of paod ...




News - Solaris



Progress Software Intros Technology Development Collaboration

Trading Markets (press release) - Los Angeles,CA,USA

Sun s comprehensive range of systems and the Solaris operating
system are key components within many trading systems and networks.
...




Solaris News Update



RE: hardware support?

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

The secret to my success in using Solaris x86, including
Solaris 10, Solaris Express and OpenSolaris is using good
hardware such as Intel NIC's, ...




Friday, June 13, 2008

Solaris News Update



NaviSite Names New SaaS Customers

Web Host Industry Review - USA

The Solaris On Demand program also offers ISVs help with delivering
their applications on-demand. According to NaviSite, the platform often
solves issues ...




Solaris



Open Solaris still has some Linux copying to do

Register - London,England,UK

Part of OpenSolaris' appeal is that it contains a subset of the source
code for the Solaris Operating System, but with an open source
license. ...


NaviSite Announces New SaaS Enablement Customers

CNNMoney.com - USA

The Solaris On Demand program offered through NaviSite enables ISVs
to rapidly convert their existing software applications to a
software-as-a-service model ...




Solaris



Sun Cluster Global File System Unspecified Security Vulnerability

Help Net Security - Croatia

Solaris Cluster is a cluster solution based on Sun Solaris.
The application is exposed to an unspecified issue that affects the
"Global File System". ...




Solaris News



Read SunQuest Chronicles and Win Prizes

DevShed - UT,USA

NetBeans IDE is easy to install and use straight out of the box and runs on
many platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac OS X, and Solaris.
...




Thursday, June 12, 2008

Solaris News



Board sets June 26 recommendation meeting on Muhlenberg's future

New Brunswick Home News Tribune - New Brunswick,NJ,USA

Senior managers at Solaris will also attend to answer questions from
board members and address concerns and accusations from citizens who have
criticized ...




Solaris News Update



Eagle Enhances Its Investment Management Solution

Wall Street &amp; Technology - New York,NY,USA

... which currently is managed in-house, to the Eagle ACCESS ASP
offering, which currently is supported by Sun Microsystems'
Solaris 10 operating system.




Solaris



Eagle upgrades platform; signs Ark Asset Management

Finextra - UK

This latest version supports Sun Solaris, Microsoft Windows, and
Linux operating systems and Oracle 10g and Microsoft SQL Server 2005
databases. ...




Wednesday, June 11, 2008

News - Solaris



i'll be pissed

OS News - USA

... please make a support plan like sun has. the versions of
solaris have a clear roadmap and lifespan. there is no sudden eol
with solaris. freebsd and ...




Solaris News Update



Eagle ACCESS ASP Solution Available on Sun Solaris 10 OS

Bobsguide (press release) - London,UK

With availability on the Solaris 10 OS, Eagle is better able to
deliver robust hosted solutions with a high level of performance and
availability to clients ...




News - Solaris



Progress ports Apama to Sun x64/Solaris 10 platform

Finextra - UK

The powerful combination of the Apama Complex Event Processing (CEP) engine
and the Sun Microsystems x64/Solaris 10 platform offers traders the
benefits of ...




Solaris News



Sun Microsystems and Fujitsu Siemens Computers Power PRIMERGY ...

Hardware Zone - Singapore,Singapore,Singapore

Sun Microsystems, Inc. today announced a multi-year OEM agreement with
Fujitsu Siemens Computers to distribute the Solaris Operating System
(OS) and Solaris ...




News - Solaris



Sun Microsystems Inks OEM Agreement with Fujitsu Siemens Computers

TMCnet - USA

Under the deal, Fujitsu Siemens can streamline how its customers acquire
Solaris-based PRIMERGY systems and related support services by
offering Solaris ...




Solaris News Update



Storix Debuts SBAdmin 6.3 Backup Solution for Solaris Systems

TMCnet - USA

"Unix users were requesting the same ASR capabilities for
Solaris that we already provide for Linux and AIX," said
Anthony Johnson, Storix president. ...




Solaris News



RE: ZFS Boot Support

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

I saw a slide claiming that the ability to remove disks will (finally)
appear in Solaris in September. You'll be able to remove a disk
as long as the free ...




News - Solaris



Fujitsu Primergy to offer Solaris option

TechWhack (press release) - New Delhi,Delhi,India

Sun Microsystems has announced that they are now collaborating with Fujitsu
Siemens Computers to offer their Solaris operating system on their
Fujitsu ...




Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Solaris News



Sun Solaris going on Fujitsu's Intel servers

InfoWorld - San Francisco,CA,USA

By Paul Krill Sun Microsystems is announcing an agreement Tuesday with
Fujtisu Siemens Computers to have Sun's Solaris operating system
distributed with ...




News - Solaris



Sun seals Solaris deal with Fujitsu Siemens

VNUNet.com - UK

Sun Microsystems has published details of a multi-year agreement with
Fujitsu Siemens to distribute Sun's Solaris OS with selected
Primergy servers. ...




Solaris News



Market Report -- In Play (WIRES)

MSN Money - USA

On The Wires Sun Microsystems (JAVA) announced a multi-year OEM agreement
with Fujitsu Siemens Computers to distribute the Solaris Operating
System and ...




Solaris



Sun Microsystems and Fujitsu Siemens Computers Power PRIMERGY ...

Business Wire (press release) - San Francisco,CA,USA

The agreement enables Fujitsu Siemens to streamline how its customers
acquire Solaris-based PRIMERGY systems and related support services
by offering ...




Solaris News



Scalent Systems Announces Support of Sun Servers With CoolThreads ...

Market Wire (press release) - USA

With Scalent, servers brought up on Solaris SPARC bare-metal can be
re-deployed or fail-over to Solaris in LDoms in boot time. Scalent
is the only provider ...




Solaris News



Cross-platform collaboration tool Glides into view

IT Examiner - Banglore,Karnataka,India

Glide is a Web-based set of applications that allows Windows, Linux,
Solaris and Apple PCs to share data with each other and with phones
and PDAs. ...




Solaris News




Storix Provides Backup and Adaptable System Recovery Software for ...=


Business Wire (press release) - San Fr=
ancisco,CA,USA


In addition to Linux and AIX, SBAdmin v6.3 users now have backup and full
system recovery capabilities on their Solaris systems as well.
...

.com/news/google/20080610005498/en">



Security news roundup: Nuclear power plant shutdown attributed to ...=


TechRepublic - Louisville,KY,USA>

Here=92sa collection of recent security vulnerabilities, alerts, and news,
which covers a new version of VLC media player, a Sun Solaris
network library ...

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Solaris News



Fashion Ffash!

Masala - Dubai,Dubai,United Arab Emirates

Solaris, the sunglass boutique, is a good place to start the
shopping. Check out their new Roberto Cavalli collection. You'll get
dramatic lines, ...




Monday, June 9, 2008

Solaris News



VIRTUAL BRIDGES ANNOUNCES MAJOR UPDATE OF WIN4LIN DESKTOP

Linux PR (press release) - Darien,CT,USA

Users make this comment whether they're running Windows virtualized on
Linux, OS X or Solaris and regardless of which vendor has developed
the virtualized ...




Solaris News



Security hole in Sun Solaris left unpatched for months

Current IT news from heise online - London,UK

Sun Microsystems has reported a vulnerability allowing logged-in users to
crash or compromise a Solaris system, some six months after the
problem first ...




Sun StorageTek 2540 Array

Your business is growing, and that means data and applications are growing as well. How can you manage growth without increasing cost and complexity? The low-cost Sun StorageTek 2540 array gives you the scalability and flexibility to meet growing needs and adapt to changing requirements. April 17, 2007 - Today, Sun Microsystems added a new family of Sun StorageTek 2500 arrays to the modular disk array family, joining the Sun StorageTek 6140 array and the Sun StorageTek 6540 array.

Saturday, June 7, 2008

Solaris



RE[4]: Is anyone on the OSNews staff monitoring this???

OS News - USA

Where I work, Solaris x86 got a bad rap because when they last used
it in 1997 or 1998 it did not perform well. The poor performance I would
attribute to ...




Solaris



RE[3]: What's missing

OS News - USA

Solaris 11 will most definitely have them, along with SCSI and iSCSI
support. But this is all speculation at this point because Sun could change
direction ...




Solaris News



RE[8]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

I didn't file bugs, not my job to be Sun QA. Tried OpenSolaris,
wasn't impressed, resumed using openSUSE and Solaris 9/10.




Solaris



RE[6]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

I also Beta Test every release of Solaris 10, and I can see first
hand the effort Sun puts into each Release. To say that Sun is letting
Solaris 10 ...




Solaris



RE[5]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

I am a long time Solaris user and administrator. I don't use it
as my daily desktop, of course, because that's insanity. But I always
have a server handy ...


RE[9]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

Tried OpenSolaris, wasn't impressed, resumed using openSUSE and
Solaris 9/10. True. You responded to my response to some one else.
If you weren't impressed ...




Friday, June 6, 2008

Solaris News



Synopsys Supports Sun Microsystems's Solaris 10 OS Processors

RedOrbit - Dallas,TX,USA

Rich Goldman, vice president of corporate marketing and strategic market
development at Synopsys, said: "Our EDA tool families' support for
Solaris 10 on ...




Solaris



RE[10]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

Again, a non answer. Sun does have branding issues. Always sidestepping.
You into politics or haven't figured out where people who are non
technical who can ...




News - Solaris



RE[5]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

The development of Solaris 10 was going along at the same time Sun
was making enhancements to Solaris 9, up until the final release of
Solaris 9, ...


RE[6]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

From the developer I know at Sun, sounds to me like you are not accurately
representing the situation with back porting to Solaris 10.
...


RE[6]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

I think Sun has a good chance of hearing the main users of
Solaris' complaints, and despite the best efforts of the
jingoist yes men, maybe the better minds ...




Solaris



RE[10]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

Not bashing Sun. Trying to get rid of the apologists that are rotting Sun
with cancerous jingoism from the inside. I like the feature where you can
have the ...


RE[9]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

I really hate bashing Sun, but I've gotta speak out against Sun's
continued moronic branding. Following in the tradition of "N1",
"Java Enterprise System", ...




Solaris



RE[10]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

What is with you people? Why is it always a political issue what I choose
to run? How about this, you want me to run your OS, make it so I like it.
...


RE[9]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

If you work for Sun, you don't want me dropping names in here - trust
me. If you do not work for sun, you wont be able to see my bugIDs (if you
haven't ...


RE[8]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

OS X, Apple built an entire f'in OS But Solaris after 5 service
packs can't have a nice GUI network configurator. How about this?
Solaris 10 is not meant ...




Solaris



RE[7]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

They are good when Solaris has them and bad when Apple has them.
Normal Sun logic. WTF are you on about? You said Sun isn't updating
Solaris 10. ...


RE[7]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

Can't complain about Solaris 10, it's too old and stable.
Can't complain about OpenSolaris, it's too new and unstable. The
problem is all your ranting is so ...


RE[7]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

That driver, supported in literally every other OS out there
(Open,Free,NetBSD,Linux 2.4,Linux 2.6,Windows-Everything-32-and-64bit,etc)
is needed by a huge ...




Solaris News Update



RE[6]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

"The problems with ZFS are on Solaris 10 u4, Solaris 10
u5, and Solaris 10 u5 + relevant patches. Then why are you
specifically complaining about ...




Solaris News



RE[4]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

Oh, and I'd also like to point out that while X ran on Solaris
10 u5 on the same hardware, I had to write a customer /etc/X11/xorg.conf
file for Solaris ...




News - Solaris



Synopsys Extends Compute Platform Support to Include Solaris 10 OS ...

istockAnalyst.com - Salem,OR,USA

The combination of Synopsys'powerful EDA solutions and the proven
Solaris 10 OS on robust x86_64processors can provide significant
productivity gains for ...




News - Solaris



Synopsys Extends Compute Platform Support to Include Solaris 10 OS ...

NewsBlaze - Folsom,CA,USA

The combination of Synopsys' powerful EDA solutions and the proven
Solaris 10 OS on robust x86_64 processors can provide significant
productivity gains for ...


1000 attend hearing to protest closing of Muhlenberg hospital

The Star-Ledger - NJ.com - Newark,NJ,USA

Solaris Health Care System, which owns the 355-bed acute care
hospital in Plainfield, continues to "move forward with the closure
model," said spokesman ...




Thursday, June 5, 2008

Solaris




State to review Muhlenberg statements at second hearing at 6 tonight

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hearing is set for 6 pm to discuss Solaris Health System's plan
to close acute-care ...

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Solaris



RE[5]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

"Are you having problems with ZFS on Solaris 10 or
OpenSolaris2008.05? " The problems with ZFS are on Solaris 10
u4, Solaris 10 u5, and Solaris 10 u5 + ...




Solaris News Update



RE[4]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

Eventually when OpenSolaris code is stable enough it will be made
Solaris whatever. May be you should reserve judgment until whatever
release after Solaris ...

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TMCnet - USA

... it=92s using =93High-Performance Database=94 and =93Data
Warehouse Solutions=94 from Greenplum, Sun and Solaris OS for Faster
Access to their Call Detail Data. ...

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Solaris News



RE[2]: works for author, doesn't work for others

Newmobilecomputing.com - USA

I have been using Solaris x86 for 10 years, so I know what hardware
works. And why Solaris x86, Solaris Express and OpenSolaris
works flawlessly on my ...




Solaris



Themis Partners with Sun to Make Sparc T2 Blade Server

IT Jungle - New York,NY,USA

(Can you imagine Ed Zander open sourcing Solaris? Or the Sparc T1
and T2 specs? I can't.) Anyway, this week, Sun announced that embedded
systems maker ...




Solaris



RE[3]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

Aren't we a little testy! I'm not trying to tell you how to do
anything, I am just providing an option so back off! I have never used
SunVTS to stress a ...




Solaris News



Solaris Home Systems Scores Double in LEED for Homes Program

Insurance News Net (press release) - Harrisburg,PA,USA

(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 4, 2008--Solaris Home Systems, a provider of
green home automation and remodeling services, is pleased to announce their
most recent ...


Sun Also Rises on SSD

InternetNews.com - USA

The company aims to integrate SSD flash into Solaris and other open
source storage technologies. Sun's the third major storage player to go
SSD. ...




Solaris News



Mobile OS Software provides complete desktop solution.

ThomasNet Industrial News Room - New York,NY,USA

It supports 75+ mobile devices and offers synchronization for Linux, Mac,
Solaris, and Windows. Governed by a rights management system,
solution also ...




Solaris News Update



RE[3]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

(Note, I've been using Solaris / SunOS since 4.1.4 (I have
original media)). #2 Don't tell me how to stress my boxes.
Solaris doesnt fail the stress test ...




News - Solaris



RE[2]: Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

If AMI wants to support Solaris, then maybe AMI needs to talk to Sun
about driver support for their hardware. It simply isn't Sun's
problem. ...




Solaris News Update



Solaris 2008.05 - bad direction

OS News - USA

2008.05, as a person accustomed to Solaris, is simply not an option
and never will likely be an option to Solaris 10. This new layout is
more of a reason to ...


Solaris Home Systems Scores Double in LEED for Homes Program

IT Business Net - Newport Beach,CA,USA

By BusinessWire JUPITER, Fla., BUSINESS WIRE -- Solaris Home
Systems, a provider of green home automation and remodeling services, is
pleased to announce ...




Wednesday, June 4, 2008

Solaris News Update



Solaris Home Systems Scores Double in LEED for Homes Program

Business Wire (press release) - San Francisco,CA,USA

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Solaris Home Systems, a provider of green home
automation and remodeling services, is pleased to announce their most
recent achievement ...


Sun: 2008 'tipping point' for solid state drives

CNET News - San Francisco,CA,USA

Sun said it is already shipping Solaris ZFS software
"optimized" for SSDs. Though Sun is not specifying suppliers,
Intel confirms that it has collaborated ...




Solaris News Update



Solaris 10 heads for Linux territory

NetworkWorld.com - Southborough,MA,USA

In this Clear Choice Test, we found that Solaris 10 has been torn
from its SPARC-only roots now runs very quickly and very easily on generic
32-bit x86 ...


How we did it

NetworkWorld.com - Southborough,MA,USA

By Thomas Henderson , Network World , 02/28/2005 We tested Solaris
10 final, downloaded from the SunStore site. We installed it on nine
different platforms: ...




Solaris News



To Article Author

OS News - USA

The graphical management tools found on Solaris and Solaris
Express, the Solaris Management Console (SMC) and webconsole used
for the graphic administration ...


Slower US economy boosting investments in emerging markets, Latin ...

Business News Americas - Santiago,Chile

That is why we are seeing the distribution of nearly 13mn licenses of
[operating system] Solaris in the last 2.5 years, we have seen the
continuous rapid ...




Solaris



Argus Systems Group Announces Multilevel Security (MLS) for ...

Earthtimes (press release) - London,UK

SAVOY, Ill. , June 4 -- Argus Systems Group today announced the release of
PitBull Foundation and PitBull Foundation Suite for Solaris 10 for
the x86/x64 ...


Sun plans solid state server push

VNUNet.com - UK

Sun will also release a new version of Solaris optimised for Flash
drives by the end of 2008. No pricing information has been released as yet,
...


Title : Linux Kernel Security Update Fixes Denial of Service ...

FrSIRT - Montpellier,France

Multiple vulnerabilities have been identified in Linux Kernel, which could
be exploited by malicious users to cause a denial of service. ...


RE: What's missing

OS News - USA

With Solaris "proper" it just worked all the time. It
likely isn't redistributable. Sun was unable to secure agreements for
many vendors that allow free, ...




Solaris News



Argus Systems Group Announces Multilevel Security (MLS) for ...

StreetInsider.com (subscription) - Birmingham,MI,USA

SAVOY, Ill., June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Argus Systems Group today announced the
release of PitBull Foundation and PitBull Foundation Suite for
Solaris 10 for ...


Sun Microsystems Trumps Competition With New High-Performance ...

Earthtimes (press release) - London,UK

Sun is already shipping Solaris ZFS software optimized for SSD
technologies through the OpenSolaris(TM) community and is the first major
systems vendor to ...




Solaris



RE: What's missing

OS News - USA

I didn't even think to look for the FC fabric packages, which are an
integral part of Solaris 10. It is not a surprising move considering
the target ...




Solaris News



What's missing

OS News - USA

With Solaris "proper" it just worked all the time. Reader
comments are owned by the poster. We are not responsible for them in any
way. ...




Solaris News



A Solaris Administrator Looks at OpenSolaris

OS News - USA

What did not ship with OpenSolaris that would normally be associated with
Solaris or Solaris Express. 6.No mention of root as a role or
how to change it. ...




Solaris News Update



Sun aims to flood servers with solid-state drives

Computerworld - Oslo,Oslo,Norway

The drive will work with Solaris ZFS (Zettabyte File Systems), the
file system for the Solaris OS. The drives will start shipping in
the second half of this ...




Solaris



Sun confirms plan to ship solid-state drives in 2008

Computerworld - Framingham,MA,USA

Fowler said Sun is putting a heavy emphasis on making sure that the solid
state drives are optimized to support the open source Solaris ZFS
file system ...




Solaris News



Themis to Develop Blade Servers Based on Sun's Processor

RedOrbit - Dallas,TX,USA

... Computer have announced that Themis will make and sell blade
servers based on Sun's UltraSPARC T2 CMT processor running the
Solaris 10 Operating System. ...




Tuesday, June 3, 2008

Solaris News



Themis to offer blade servers based on Sun UltraSPARC T2 ...

Military & Aerospace Electronics - Nashua,NH,USA

... Calif., is introducing blade servers based on the Sun
Microsystems UltraSPARC T2 CMT multithreading processor running the
Solaris 10 operating system. ...




Solaris



Credit Suisse Spins Off Homegrown Virtual Machine Management Firm

InformationWeek - Manhasset,NY,USA

Sun's UltraSparc servers run Solaris Containers, the IBM
mainframe would use the venerable LPARS, and x86 systems, whether servers
or desktops, ...




Solaris



Solaris launches Sean John sunglass collection

ArabianBusiness.com (press release) - Dubai,Umm al Qaiwain,United Arab Emirates

Always at a cutting-edge of fashion, Solaris, the region's first
dedicated boutique for designer sunglasses with over 50 different labels,
has launched ...




Solaris News Update



Sun's sales stud defects to HP

Register - London,England,UK

"Don's leaving Sun to help HP secure a Solaris license
before their EDS transaction closes," Schwartz wrote. We called Sun
for more information, but, ...




Monday, June 2, 2008

Solaris



Sun Microsystems' sales chief resigns

The Associated Press -

... giving away its open-source Solaris operating system and
other software in hopes of driving higher sales of its servers and support
services. ...




Solaris News



Themis Builds Blade Server Based on Sun Microsystems' UltraSPARC ...

Business Wire (press release) - San Francisco,CA,USA

Themis provides open standards-based embedded computing platforms that
support the Solaris, Linux, and Windows operating systems.
...




Solaris News



Title : Avaya CMS and IR Solaris Print Service Code Execution ...

FrSIRT - Montpellier,France

Multiple vulnerabilities have been identified in Avaya CMS and IR, which
could be exploited by remote attackers to cause a denial of service or take
...




Solaris

Sunday, June 1, 2008

News - Solaris



RE[3]: Windows DOES need to be rewritten. Start with BS

OS News - USA

To solve the network adminisation problem, Solaris and mac os X for
example have their own way to deal with it in a centralized manner.
...