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Oracle/Sun kills rock

Unread postby skywriter » Tue Jun 16, 2009 8:59 am

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Re: Oracle/Sun kills rock

Unread postby bri3d » Tue Jun 16, 2009 9:00 am

Fujitsu is still making SPARC and supposedly developing it - but at the rate they've been bleeding money and cutting R+D jobs, I don't believe it.

Goodbye, SPARC.

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Re: Oracle/Sun kills rock

Unread postby skywriter » Tue Jun 16, 2009 9:11 am

yeah bummer. i cut my workstation baby teeth on a SS1 running Valid tools on my first ASIC.
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Re: Oracle/Sun kills rock

Unread postby Dubhthach » Fri Jun 19, 2009 7:32 am

I believe Fujitsu are going to be talking about their newest Sparc chip at hotchips this August.
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Re: Oracle/Sun kills rock

Unread postby Harkonnen » Fri Jun 19, 2009 11:27 am

I hope Sparc64 VIIIFX becomes a x86-killer on top500 :)


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