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Sun Fire V1280 server

The Sun Fire V1280 server is a member of the next generation UltraSPARC-II processor-based Low End Entry Server product family and builds on a full line of UltraSPARC-IIIi processor-based products. As the #1 in UNIX servers Sun offers the total product solution with network-centric services. 100 percent binary compatibility from the low-end to the high-end server family where the Sun Fire V1280 provides high computing density. High throughput paths to memory clocked at 150 MHz (576-bit wide paths including ECC), hot swappable four internal disk drives, N+1 power supplies and Remote System Control (RSC) for remote monitoring from virtually anywhere on the network.

Sun Fire V1280 server

Solaris Operating System 10, 9 and 8 comes with robust performance on the Sun Fire V1280 SCSI server. It also comes as standard with the Sun Java Desktop system and GUI interfaces that are compatible with all previous versions of Solaris applications and hardware systems. Internal disk drives are Hot-Swappable as FRUs. To ensure full accessibility the Sun Fire V1280 features an optimised system design. The Sun server is an extremely reliable and highly scalable product solution that will excel in even the most demanding storage environments and configurations. The Sun server runs 64-bit applications unmodified from Solaris OS. Popular in data centers as rack mount or standalone units. Rack mounting does not require the removal of castors. Acoustic noise when Operating: 73 dBA and at ok prompt: 75.7 dBA. Power supplies require 2 minimum units to operate system, 4 for N+2 redundancy, using individual 4 power cords.

FC-AL controller is integrated on the motherboard.
Sun is one of the industry leaders for network, connection and I/O performance ratings on all products.

  Sun Fire V1280 server
Processors (CPU) Module Four, Eight or Twelve CPUs, Maximum of 3 CPU/Memory boards
CPU Clock Speed 1050MHz, 1200MHz or 1350MHz UltraSPARC IV+ (SF V1280 only): 1.5GHz
Cache L2 (L2): 8 MB external cache Level 3 cache per UltraSPARC IV+ processor: 32 MB shared external
CPU/Memory board

Four processors each and up to 32 GB memory per board; maximum 12 processors per server, 8 GB to 192 GB (Using 2 GB DIMMS)

Keyboard / Mouse / DVD Keyboard / Mouse, uses A USB port / 16X ATAPI DVD-ROM Drive
Max number of Internal Drivers 12 hot pluggable disk bays
Drive size Two 73GB SCSI internal disks, 1.0 in., 10,000 RPM, FC-AL (Fibre Chanel Arbitrated Loop)
Graphics / Network XVR500 - XVR600 MB Accelerator / QFE cards
PCI I/O Slots / serial port 9, (0-8), PCI full lenth slots, 66 MHz and 33MHz / 2 x high speed via splitter cable (X985A)
Ethernet RJ45 Two 10/100/1000BASE-T Ethernet (copper) ports
SCSI / DVD-ROM Single-ended (40MB/sec) or LVD (160MB/sec) / DVD-ROM internal drive, DDS-4 or DAT72 tape drive
Number of PSUs Four power supplies providing 2N hot-pluggable redundancy; only two are required for the system to run

(H x W x D)

28.1" x 18.9" x 32.9"
(71.4cm x 48cm x 83.6cm)
235.89 lbs (107 kg)

NCE is one of the leading US independent computer support and maintenance experts, with specialist experience in maintaining and supporting the full range of Sun Oracle Servers, Data Storage and Tape Storage Products.

Despite its End of Life status, NCE is able to fully support the Sun Oracle Sun Fire V1280 server with independent on site service, workshop repair, maintenance, parts, brokerage and sales.

For Sun Fire V1280 Server Support;

Call: 619.212.3000 or Email: - or use the quote form opposite.


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