Category Archives: x86

Intel Xeon Naming

this link from Intel talk about processor naming this link highlight the Xeon naming   It breaks down into: 1.  Brand (no change here). 2.  Product line (there are three…E3, E5, E7). 3.  Product family. 4.  Version (v2, v3, etc.). … Continue reading

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Intel E5-2600 tech info

there are many post talk about the Intel E5-2600 based on a  Intel Inside Data Center conference presentation at china 2011 11/10-13http://intel-ipdc.leadinfo.com.cn/index.php?act=scheduleall download  the interest one is This is very interesting presentation conference  title  presentation title diversity of server  workload … Continue reading

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solaris10 branded zone in solaris 11

Due to change in package system (SRV4 to IPS)  there is no direct upgrade from S10 to S11  one can use P2Vconverting s10 physical system to solaris10 branded zone in s11 V2V converting s10 native full root zone  to solaris10 … Continue reading

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oracle DB and RAC and v12N/partition and Solaris 11

this link list the Supported V12N and partitioning tech for Oracle DB and RACI just want to highlight the solaris part as of 12/06/2011 The Solaris 11 will support oracle 11.2.0.3 and above Solaris zone will work with oracle clusterware … Continue reading

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SPARC SuperCluster T4

Today 9/26/2011 announce the T4 SPARC SuperCluster T4-4 server 4x3Ghz 8Core and 1TB RAM FAQ, DS, arch-WP5U ZFS appliance 7320-C 6U exadata Storage Cell x2-2 2U IB switch DC-36 1U S11 11/11 or S10 8/11, S10 09/10 with 8/11 Patch … Continue reading

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oracle databaseappliance

Today Oracle announce databaseappliance target SMB Available today, Oracle announced the Oracle Database Appliance, an easy-to-use, affordable, and highly available database appliance that is built using Oracle Database 11g Release 2 and Oracle Real Application Clusters on a 2-node Sun … Continue reading

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X4800 M2 server

Oracle/Sun X4800 M2 server Based on Intel Xeon E7-8000 Processor (Westmere-EX) Support E8830 , 2.13Ghz 105W X8860, 2.26 Ghz 130W X8870 , 2.4Ghz 130W Upto 2TB RAM, 4GB, 8GB and 16GB DIMM Datasheet Arch-WP Power Calculator External Storage, OS, Options … Continue reading

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