Fujitsu and Oracle Announce Worldwide Availability of Fujitsu M10 Servers<6702.T>

Wed Apr 10, 2013 8:00am EDT

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  REDWOOD SHORES, CA and TOKYO, Apr 10 (Marketwired) -- 

    News Facts

--  Continuing their more than 20-year partnership and leadership in
    mission-critical computing, Fujitsu and Oracle today announced the
    worldwide availability of Fujitsu M10 servers, based on the 16-core
    SPARC64 X processor.
--  Fujitsu M10 servers deliver mainframe class reliability, availability
    and serviceability (RAS) adopted from Fujitsu's 60-years of mainframe
    development with maximum scalability for mission-critical workloads.
--  Fujitsu M10 servers scale dynamically from 1 to 64 processors in a
    modular architecture with core-level CPU Activation that allows
    customers to easily add resources in Building Blocks to meet changing
    workload requirements without downtime for existing applications.
--  Featuring breakthrough technology including Software on Chip and
    Liquid Loop Cooling, Fujitsu M10 servers provide highly flexible
    system configurations with physical partitioning as well as built-in,
    no-cost virtualization technologies via Oracle VM Server for SPARC and
    Oracle Solaris Zones.
--  Fujitsu M10 servers support both Oracle Solaris 10 and 11 and with the
    Oracle Solaris Guarantee Program are binary compatible with all
    current and past SPARC servers for added investment protection.


Supporting Quotes

--  "NTT DATA sincerely welcomes Fujitsu's release of the Fujitsu M10
    servers. We have evaluated and confirmed the high performance of
    Fujitsu M10 that stems from Fujitsu's high-performance supercomputer
    technology. In recent years the utilization of information has become
    an important factor in the success or failure of our business. The
    need for high-speed processing of large amounts of data, such as Big
    Data, is dramatically increasing. We believe the announcement of
    Fujitsu M10 gives us a solution that inspires confidence for our
    customers. We look forward to further accelerating the adoption of
    Fujitsu M10 into our IT infrastructure to match the Big Data era with
    high performance processing capacity. The future is full of
    opportunities to greatly extend functionality and support customer
    business in new ways. We, NTT DATA, will use the exciting new
    technologies in Fujitsu M10 to drive the development of new IT
    solutions that in turn directly advance our customers' business," said
    Mr. Hiroshi Endo, Senior Vice President of Solution & Technology
    Company, NTT DATA Corporation.
--  "Fujitsu M10 delivers extreme performance that enables customers to
    further improve their competitiveness with real-time decisions in the
    ever-changing world," said Noriyuki Toyoki, Corporate Senior Vice
    President, Fujitsu. "Fujitsu M10 is our commitment to bring big
    results to customers in the Big Data era, helping customers maximize
    their ROI with unique dynamic scalability and mainframe-class
--  "Oracle welcomes the all new Fujitsu M10 servers to the SPARC family,"
    said Oracle Chief Corporate Architect Edward Screven. "Oracle and
    Fujitsu's strong collaboration exemplifies Oracle's commitment to
    achieve extreme performance by engineering hardware and software
    together to benefit customers."


Supporting Resources

--  M10 Servers: Fujitsu and Oracle
--  Oracle Solaris
--  Oracle Hardware on Facebook, Twitter
--  Connect with Oracle Solaris via Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn


About Oracle
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together in the cloud and in your data center. For more information about
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    About Fujitsu
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communication technology (ICT) company offering a full range of
technology products, solutions and services. Over 170,000 Fujitsu people
support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and
the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers.
Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.5
trillion yen (US$54 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012.
For more information, please see


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Fujitsu Limited
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