"We decided to get much more serious about the industry-standard server market," said John Fowler, who runs Sun's network systems group, which includes the new products.The X2100 starts at $745, the X4100 at $2,195 and the X4200 at $2,595. More details at Reuters
Industry-standard servers, also known as x86 servers are those that use either Intel, AMD or Intel-compatible chips as their data processing engines. Sun, along with rival International Business Machines Corp., also sells higher-end servers that use their own in-house designed processors.
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Posted on Monday, September 12 2005 @ 22:56 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck