Sun ships update to Solaris 8 OS

Sun Microsystems Inc. has released an update to its Solaris 8 Unix operating system, adding several tools designed to simplify the management of large numbers of servers. Announced features include improvements to the platform's Web Start Flash technology.

The most important is the capability to transfer single-server configurations onto other machines. Administrators can replicate a reference server configuration on multiple servers in less time than is currently required, Sun said.

Join the newsletter!

Or

Sign up to gain exclusive access to email subscriptions, event invitations, competitions, giveaways, and much more.

Membership is free, and your security and privacy remain protected. View our privacy policy before signing up.

Error: Please check your email address.

More about Sun Microsystems

Show Comments