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· Naughties
· · 2006
· · · July
· · · · 11 (1 entry)

Thumper & Friends · We <a href='http://www.sun.com/nc/2006-0711/index.jsp'>announced</a> a bunch of new boxes this morning (of, course, the damn <a href='http://www.theregister.co.uk/'>Register</a> has had the poop for weeks, I find our leakiness irritating). There’s a <a href='http://www.sun.com/servers/x64/x4600/'>Real Big Opteron server</a> (personally, I’m more of a scale-out than scale-up kinda guy, but big iron is a big part of our business). There’s a <a href='http://www.sun.com/servers/blades/8000/'>blade box</a>. I know nothing about blades, never been near one. Then there’s the <a href='http://www.sun.com/servers/x64/x4500/'>Thumper oops X4500</a>, it’s interesting. I even have a grainy amateurish photo of the inside of a pre-production model ...
 
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