Sun Microsystems and Fujitsu Expand SPARC Enterprise Server Line with New UltraSPARC T2 Plus Processor-Based Systems

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(1)NotesBench R6iNotes: SPARC Enterprise T5240 (2xUltraSPARC T2 Plus, 128GB), 6 partitions, Solaris 10, Lotus(R) Domino 7.0.1 -- 65000 users, $2.84/user, 55101 NotesMark tpm, 224ms avg response time. HP BLHP 480C (2 x 2.66GHz Intel Xeon x5355, 8GB), 3 partitions, Windows Server 2003, Lotus(R) Domino 7.0, 27,000 users, $13.27 per user, 23,117 NotesMark tpm, 0.764 seconds avg NotesBench R6iNotes. More info

(2)SPECjAppServer2004: SPARC Enterprise T5240 (16 cores, 2 chip) 3,331 JOPS@Standard. SPECjAppServer2004 IBM p 570 (4 cores, 2 chips) 1,197.51 JOPS@Standard. Dell 2900 (4 cores, 2 chips) 652.93 JOPS@Standard. Dell PE 2900 power rating of 650 W is estimated as 70% of maximum PSU rating published here on 4/4/2008: us&l=en&s=gen&~tab=solutionstab.

SPARC Enterprise T5240 power consumption of 720 watts reported during benchmark run. IBM U.S. List pricing of $182,103 from Sun Market Intelligence, 03/04/08. IBM p 570 configured with 2 x 2-core 4.7 GHz Power6 processors, 8 x 2 GB FBDIMMS, 2 x 146 GB SAS 15k HDD, 2 x 1GbE ports, 2 x 1600 Watt PSU, DVD-ROM, Rail kit, AIX 6.1. SPARC Enterprise T5240 U.S. List price at $41,708 configured with 2 x 1.4 GHz UltraSPARC T2 Plus 8 Core processors, 16 x 2 GB FBDIMMS, 2 x 146 10k GB SAS 2.5" HDD, RAID, 4 x 1GbE ports,2 x 1100 Watt PSU, Slim DVD RW, Rail kit, Solaris10

(3)SPECjbb2005: SPARC Enterprise T5240 (2 chips, 16 cores) 373,405 SPECjbb2005 bops, 23,338 SPECjbb2005 bops/JVM. HP ProLiant ML570 G4 (4 chips, 8 cores) 217334 SPECjbb2005 bops, 54,334 SPECjbb2005 bops/JVM. Dell PowerEdge 6950 (4 chips, 8 cores) 176909 SPECjbb2005 bops, 44,227 SPECjbb2005 bops/JVM. Dell 6950 power rating of 1100W is estimated as 70% of maximum PSU rating published here on 4/4/08: us&cs=555&l=en&s=biz. Enterprise T5120 T5240 power consumption taken from measurements made during the benchmark run. The category for SPECjbb2005 comparisons is defined as "All two chip systems."

(4)Results of two-tier SAP SD Standard Application Benchmarks as of April 9, 2008: The SPARC Enterprise T5240, 2 processors / 16 cores / 128 threads, UltraSPARC T2 Plus, 1.4 GHz, 8 KB(D) + 16 KB(I) L1 cache per core, 4 MB L2 cache per processor, 128 GB main memory; Number of benchmark users & comp.: 4,170 SD (Sales & Distribution); Average dialog response time: 1.97 seconds; Throughput: Fully Processed Order Line items/hour: 418,000, Dialog steps/hour: 1,254,000; SAPS: 20,900; Average DB request time (dia/upd): 0.085 sec / 0.238 sec; CPU utilization of central server: 99%; Operating System central server: Solaris 10; RDBMS: Oracle 10g; SAP ECC Release: 6.0. The SAP certification number was not available at press time and can be found at The SPARC Enterprise T5120 (1x1.4 GHz UltraSPARC T2 processor, 8 cores, 64 threads) running Solaris 10, Oracle 10g and SAP ERP 6.0 achieved the following results: 2,175 SAP SD Benchmark users. Certification number 200705. The IBM System p 570 (2x4.7 GHz POWER6 processors, 4 cores, 8 threads) running AIX 5L Version 5.3, Oracle 10g and SAP ERP 6.0 achieved the following results: 2,035 SAP SD benchmark users, 10,180 SAPS. Certification number 2007037. For more information on SAP benchmark results, go to

(5)SPECweb2005: SPARC Enterprise T5220 (8 cores, 1 chip) 41,847 SPECweb2005

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