At a press event in New York, Sun Microsystems CEO Scott McNealy and Sun Executive Vice President David Yen unveil the Sun Fire T2000 and T1000 servers, which use the UltraSparc T1 processor. Yen explains how the chip is innovative and socially responsible.
The 64-thread UltraSparc T2 design now is available under the General Public License.
Sun Microsystems and Fujitsu announce a quad-core Sparc64 VII processor that puts all processing cores in one chip.
Sun Microsystems' new dual-socket chip multithreading servers deliver solid benchmark numbers.