Sun SPARC Enteprise M4000 server

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Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 server

The Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 server is a member of the next generation UltraSPARC-IIIi processor-based, midrange server product family and builds on a full line of SPARC64 processor-based products. The Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 server provides high availability and scalability in a compact package - making it ideal for the datacentre. As the #1 in UNIX servers Sun operating system Solaris, offers the total product solution with network-centric services. Auto-negotiating Gigabit Ethernet ports provide multiple connectivity for high speed, high bandwidth networking, while the hot plug disk drives are front accessible disk drives. N+1 power supplies ease serviceability and enhance system performance. 100 percent binary compatibility from the low end to the high end server family where the Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 server provides high computing density, high throughput paths to memory clocked at 150 MHz (576-bit wide paths including ECC) and extended System Control Facility Unit (XSCFU) allowing to apply number of advanced features on the system.
New standard configurations with an integrated controller installed into the disk backplane are available.

Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 server

Solaris Operating System 10, 9 and 8 comes with robust performance on the Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 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 SPARC Enterprise M4000 server 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.

SAS / SATA disk controller is integrated on the system board.
Sun is one of the industry leaders for network, connection and I/O performance ratings.

  Sun SPARC Enterprise M4000 server
Processors Up to 4 CPUs SPARC V9, 2 CPUs per System Board, up to 2 System Boards, up to 16 Cores
CPU Clock Speed 2.66 GHz, Quad Core processors, ECC protected
Cache L2 SPARC64 VI - SPARC64 VII+: 5 - 11MB Shared Level 2 on Chip Cache per Processor,
Max Memory 16GB (using 1GB DDR2 DIMMS) to 256GB (using 8GB DDR2 DIMMs), 8 slots per board, 4 memory boards per system
USB One port on XSCF can use to download hardware information by engineer
Max number of Internal Drivers 2 hot-pluggable disk bays, 2.5", (Raid 0 or Raid 1),
Disk Drive size Up to 2 internal 73GB, 146GB or 300GB SAS Disk Drives
Ethernet 2 × Gigabit Ethernet ports, 2 × 10/100 ethernet ports for accessing CLI, based on Extended System Control Facility (XSCF)
PCI-X / PCI-Express 1 × PCI-X Slot, 4 × PCI-E Slots per I/O tray
Heat output 6879 BTU/hr (7258 kJ/hr) - 2 CPU modules, 128GB memory
Tape DAT72 Tape Drive (optional)
Rack / Shelf mount In 19" wide cabinet
Number of PSUs 2 Power supplies and redundant cooling fan trays
(H x W x D)
10.34" x 17.48" x 31.9"
26.3cm x 44.4 cm x  81 cm

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 SPARC Enterprise M4000 server with independent on site service, workshop repair, maintenance, parts, brokerage and sales.

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