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Sun Fire V490

The Sun Fire V490 is a rack mountable server computer, based around the UltraSPARC IV 1.35 GHz Processor, it would have used the Solaris operating system 8,9 or 10. The V indicates an entry level and mid-range rackmount and cabinet server (UltraSPARC, IA-32 or AMD64)

The system had the codename of Sebring, had up to eight CPU, and could carry two FC-AL 3.5", this model currently has one.

The computer could support up to 64GB of RAM, this has 16GB.

The machine was used at ARM for EDA work, in chip design.

Manufacturer: Sun Microsystems
Date: April 2009

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This exhibit has a reference ID of CH49531. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.


Sun Fire V490

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