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Unix server

A medium to large-scale computer system in a network that runs under Unix. Unix servers are widely used as application servers and database servers and are available from a variety of vendors, including Sun, IBM, HP and others. Sun has been the major proponent of Unix computer systems in the commercial world running on its SPARC processors, and The Santa Cruz Operation (SCO) has been the leading vendor of Unix on the Intel platform. See Unix, server and SPARC.
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Sun's UNIX server revenues accounted for 33 percent of all UNIX server factory revenues during the second quarter, ended June 30, 2003.
IBM redefined UNIX servers in 2001, with the introduction of the game-changing IBM eServer p690 "Regatta" system.
Five years ago, IBM set out to reinvent the UNIX server, and today we are delivering groundbreaking technologies never before seen in UNIX systems," said Rod Adkins, general manager, IBM eServer pSeries.
With this announcement, IBM also introduced for the first time a UNIX server designed specifically for growing, price-conscious midsized businesses.
6 features provide highly secure UNIX server Single-Sign-On access, file transfers and complete forensic audit trails via FTP, eliminating the need to broadly distribute privileged UNIX server password information - a common practice that presents a clear security breach under Sarbanes-Oxley and Visa CISP requirements.
Sun continues to perform well in shipments of Unix servers as its market share has remained fairly consistent during one of the worst downturns in the IT industry.
Gold Wire Technology's Formulator infrastructure management appliance includes an Access Manager software module that provides a single sign-on solution for controlling and enforcing access to a wide range of devices and UNIX servers from multiple equipment vendors.
in high-end and midrange UNIX server revenue worldwide.
We originally deployed Gold Wire Technology's Formulator to assure the integrity of our UNIX server access.
It's a remarkable showing of market share strength in the midrange UNIX server segment.
1 position in high-end worldwide UNIX server revenue, demonstrating the success of HP Superdome servers and AlphaServer supercomputers over competitive high-end offerings.