Sun Microsystems, Inc.( acquired by Oracle)
Sun Microsystems Inc., (NASDAQ: JAVA) develops the technologies that power the global marketplace. Guided by a singular vision -- "The Network is the Computer" -- Sun drives network participation through shared innovation, community development and open source leadership.
Sun provides a diversity of software, systems, services, and microelectronics that power everything from consumer electronics, to developer tools and the world's most powerful datacenters. Our core brands include the Java technology platform, Solaris operating system, the MySQL database management system, StorageTek and the UltraSPARC processor.
Scale more with less with Sun's 3rd generation CoolThreads design: 16
cores, 128 compute threads, 16 disk drives, and 128 GB of memory in a
2RU space. The Sun SPARC Enterprise T5240 server is the fastest
2-socket server available, with up to 5 times the performance in half
the space and 2.5 times better performance per watt than comparable x86