Products & Services
SUN OFFER CLUSTER SOLUTION
Corporation and Sun Microsystems announced the availability
of Oracle9i Real Application Clusters Certified Configuration
on the Sun Fire 280R server system with Sun StorEdge
T3 Arrays. The solution can be integrated with Sun
Cluster 3.0 with the help of VARs (Value Added Resellers).
Customers can purchase an Oracle certified, pre-installed,
pre-tested and optimized Oracle9i Real Application
Clusters hardware and software solution, from a single
reseller source, thus reducing acquisition and deployment
The Oracle9i Real Application Clusters Certified Configuration
powered by the Sun platform can reduce the complexities
of implementing software and hardware in an e-business
infrastructure. Customers are no longer required to
contact separate organizations for integration, support
and maintenance, enabling a reduced total cost of
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FOR MANAGING LARGE CLUSTERS
VERITAS Software Corporation has introduced VERITAS
Cluster Server 2.0, which is a server clustering tool.
The company said that the product has new workload
management features that are designed to reduce the
cost and complexity of deploying and managing large
clusters of servers. It supports a wide range of OSs
(Operating Systems) and hardware platforms. It can
enable an organization to manage the performance and
availability of large server environments using few
VERITAS says that the intelligent workload management
capability of the product allows you to set up procedures
to eliminate downtime and optimize application workload
across servers. It can be accessed from a centralized
console that provides a common management interface
across diverse platforms. This can help companies
reduce costs by streamlining administrative tasks.
VERITAS Cluster Server 2.0 can support cluster configurations
of 32 servers to make it easy for companies to consolidate
resources for large clustering applications like Web
The product can be integrated with VERITAS Global
Cluster Manager and VERITAS Volume Replicator, as
a part of a disaster recovery solution. The products
can work together to maintain business operations
and access to critical applications when data centers
are migrated to remote locations for disaster recovery
The product also works with databases like Oracle,
Sybase, and DB2.
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MANAGEMENT TOOLS FOR THE ENTERPRISE
Associates International announced the availability
of CleverPath Enterprise Content Manager (ECM) along
with a number of new portal-centric solutions. CleverPath
ECM is a solution that addresses the growing need
to store, manage, control, and access diverse digital
assets across the enterprise.
CleverPath ECM is an extension of CA's CleverPath
Portal that aims to simplify content management across
the enterprise using the Portal interface. It supports
content types like data, images, multimedia, presentations,
spreadsheets, documents, email, and text. It also
offers a collaborative environment to streamline the
digitizing, storage, management, reuse, and distribution
of digital assets to users through multiple channels.
CleverPath ECM is delivered with a set of standard
plug-ins for media types like Word and PDF documents,
Excel spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, JPEG
images, MPEG and Quicktime multimedia, and MP3 audio.
CA has released CleverPath Portal Release 3.5 to offer
support for wireless devices, including WAP-enabled
phones and PDAs. These wireless capabilities give
organizations the flexibility to extend the information
and applications on their Intranet and Extranet portals
to mobile professionals around the world.
CA has also released CleverPath OLAP 5.0, CleverPath
Reporter 4.0, and CleverPath Forest & Trees 6.5
that can be integrated with CleverPath Portal to enable
developers to utilize enterprise-wide information
assets. CleverPath Forest & Trees 6.5 supports
double-byte languages, like Japanese, Chinese, and
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LIBRARIES FOR DATA CENTERS
Quantum ATL has released a couple of Tape libraries
called P7000 and P4000.
company claims that P7000 has a fourth-generation
design that revolutionizes how IT professionals solve
their requirements for high performance coupled with
a rational investment. The P7000 offers high capacity,
density, reliability, flexibility, and good ROI (Return
On Investment). It features hot-swappable drives,
power supplies, fans, and redundant AC controllers.
It requires no preventative maintenance so that you
can spend time running your operation instead.
P7000 has optional integrated Fiber Channel, Gigabit
Ethernet or SCSI interfaces and a future-proof storage
through its advanced Prism Storage Architecture. It
supports over 16 Super DLTtape or LTO Ultrium tape
drives and 679 cartridges. Quantum claims product
performance can scale up to 1.73 TB/hour and a capacity
up to 149 TB. An expansion option allows P7000 system
growth to over 500 TB of capacity or 7 TB/hour of
The P4000 storage system aims to offer cost-effective,
high performance storage for an enterprise data center.
The product comes equipped with high-availability
and reliability, providing continuous access to business-critical
information. The P4000 is offered with optional integrated
Fiber Channel, Gigabit Ethernet, or SCSI interfaces
and superior library management.
It supports over 10 Super DLTtape or LTO Ultrium tape
drives and 322 cartridges. It can reach a performance
level up to 1.1 TB/hour and a capacity up to 70.8
TB. The expansion option allows P4000 system growth
to over 500 TB of capacity or 6 TB/hour of throughput.
In addition to providing all of the features and functionality
desired for data center operations, the P4000 claims
to deliver the lowest total cost of ownership, by
being optimized to provide savings in service, installation,
power consumption cooling requirements and floor space.
Tel: 080-3532610Website: www.QuantumATL.com
Sybase has released Financial Fusion Server, an enterprise-class
platform and middleware for Financial Fusion Wireless
System. This solution is aimed at unifying financial
services the world over.
The Financial Fusion Server is the foundation of all
Financial Fusion e-finance solutions. Financial Fusion
Server provides connectivity to both internal and
external systems, facilitating all aspects of online
banking, electronic trading and straight through processing.
It's built with a Java-based design framework and
provides an e-finance infrastructure that integrates
institutional e-trading, online banking and brokerage,
Web and wireless applications, Unix and NT, multiple
languages, currencies, and geographies on a single
The product is application server and database independent.
It can scale to many users and is JavaBean and XML-enabled.
A feature called Device Detection and Delivery can
be set up to optimize the user experience during each
work session, based on the specific access device
and browser being used. The system detects the access
device and configuration, then delivers the appropriate
interface template. Extensions of HTML technologies,
such as XML, are also deployed.
Financial Fusion Server provides fusion of full Web
and wireless functionality and access from any device.
It lets you offer complete transactional capability
and content from your website to your wireless customers.
FFS Wireless is available as an ASP, outsourced or
The product has a dynamic template framework for Java.
It has a Java dynamic page engine that allows Financial
Fusion applications to achieve true device independence.
The dynamic template framework for Java separates
the presentation layer from the business logic, so
that multiple devices can access and utilize the same
underlying business components. With the growing adoption
of JSP (Java Server Pages) by most commercial application
servers as required by the J2EE standard, Dynamic
Template Framework for Java leverages JSP features
while remaining a flexible, independent entity.
Sybase India Ltd.
India Branch Office,
202-203, Makhija Chambers,
Bandra (W), Mumbai 400050