Vol 128 Issue 4 2008-10-24 Article 20753 from section "Servers"

Writer Takes Readers for a Detailed Look Under the Hood

Readers will find an informative blog by Dennis Sheahan on the
architecture of the Sun SPARC Enterprise T5440 Server. The blog notes
that the server can have up to four T2 Plus processors, 1.2GHz or
1.4GHz in a 4 Rack Unit (RU) chassis. The design is modular enabling
1, 2, 3 and 4 processor configurations. The system scales to 32
cores, 256 threads and 512 GB of memory.

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