Oracle has announced its next-generation Sun Fire x86 Clustered Systems, including rackmount servers, blades and a 10 GbE cluster fabric.

Oracle offers a complete, open and tightly integrated x86 Clustered Systems engineered across Oracle’s business software and hardware systems portfolio to deliver high performing application-to-disk solutions that can be managed and supported as a single system.
The Sun Fire x86 Clustered Systems are designed for customers that run a mix of demanding Oracle and non-Oracle enterprise workloads across a grouping of systems.
These systems, which ship with Oracle Solaris, Oracle Enterprise Linux and Oracle VM, deliver an end-to-end virtualised environment that provides a completely tested and supported solution for Oracle Software, including Oracle Database, Oracle Fusion Middleware and Oracle Applications are also certified with other x86 operating systems and virtualisation platforms.
Oracle’s Sun Fire x86 Clustered Systems reduce management complexity, deliver record-breaking performance and boost operational efficiencies.
The Sun Fire x86 Clustered Systems have achieved 14 outstanding world-record results on multiple industry standard benchmarks and prominent application workloads, including a world-record result on the SAP Sales and Distribution-Parallel standard application benchmark running the SAP enhancement package 4 for the SAP ERP 6.0 application.
The Sun Fire x86 Clustered Systems deliver advanced systems management capabilities that lower operating costs.