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Oracle to debut Sparc server with new T4 chips

CEO Larry Ellison today will tout a SuperCluster system based on the Sparc T4 processors, which take a step back toward traditional chip designs.

By September 26, 2011

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Europe lavishes $3.8 billion on robotics research program

To automate manufacturing instead of watch it move elsewhere, European Commission unveils new robotics funds.

By June 3, 2014

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Oracle's third quarter misses on many fronts

Revenue for the software heavyweight comes in way short of expectations, and hardware systems sales continue to fall.

By March 20, 2013

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Oracle turns in a mixed bag in 2nd-quarter results

Second-quarter earnings were strong, revenue was light, and the hardware business continued to struggle overall. But Larry Ellison calls the Sun purchase the "most strategic" deal the company has made.

By December 18, 2012

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Jonathan Schwartz unveils startup, talks about final days at Sun

The last CEO of the Silicon Valley pioneer that invented Java and helped fuel the dot-com boom has a new company that helps people track medical care.

By February 14, 2012

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For HP, a tough road ahead

There are no quick fixes for Hewlett-Packard. Here's a look at five particularly worrisome areas for the company in 2012.

By November 22, 2011

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Oracle's Q1 strong, but hardware sales lag

Oracle's software revenue--applications, middleware, and databases--was solid, but hardware sales lagged.

By September 20, 2011

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Sun's new SPARC64: Nice product, little excitement

Sun should at least make the old college try to display some enthusiasm about products that are proven and bringing in real revenues.

By July 17, 2008

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Sun, Fujitsu unveil quad-core Sparc64 chip, servers

Sun Microsystems and Fujitsu announce a quad-core Sparc64 VII processor that puts all processing cores in one chip.

By July 13, 2008

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Oracle declares Intel's Itanium dead

The software and server company says Intel itself maintains that the server chip family is "nearing the end of its life," though Intel and Hewlett-Packard say Oracle is dead wrong.

By March 23, 2011