Feb 15, 2006 | Sun Microsystems announced the Sun Fire T1000 and T2000 servers, high-performance servers based on Sun’s CoolThreads technology and its new eight core UltraSPARC T1 processor. The Sun Fire T1000 and T2000 servers are, respectively, 1U and 2U servers. Both are designed for HPC applications. The T1000 ships with six- or eight-processor cores; the T2000 ships with four, six, or eight processor cores. The Sun Fire T1000 has a starting price of $2,995. The T2000 includes a number in internal redundancies and is designed for high-availability applications and has a starting price of $7,795.
Vendor: Sun Microsystems
Product: Sun Fire T1000 and T2000 servers
Availability: The T2000 is available now; the T1000 will ship in March.
For more information: (800) 555-9786; www.sun.com