- Great Product
$500M and 3000 engineering years of R&D investment have resulted in the most advanced operating system on the planet.
- Great Price
Use Solaris 10 commercially, in production, for FREE.
- Open Source
Sun released the Solaris OS - millions of lines of code - to the open source community via opensolaris.org
- Application Compatibility Guarantee
Guaranteed binary compatibility from release to release of Solaris and source compatibility between SPARC and x64/x86 processors
- One Solaris
Same code base on x64, x86 and SPARC-based systems.
- Most secure OS on the planet
80% of Trusted Solaris features now in Solaris 10, including Process Rights Management and Secure Execution
Designed to be used on live production systems; Offers application performance improvements of up to 50X in matter of hours
- Solaris Containers
Complete application fault and security isolation with workload management and virtualization
- Predictive Self-Healing
Predicts system errors and takes failing components offline before they cause problems
- Runs open source applications
188 of the leading open source packages are included, pre-compiled and ready to go (1,500 t0 2,000 more can be downloaded from blastwave.org )
Saturday, October 20, 2007
10 Things IBM Likes About Solaris 10
From IBM's Web, here are Ten Things to know about Solaris 10: