Daily Archives: June 10, 2009

Sun Releases GlassFish Portfolio Enhancements; Includes LAMP and Portal Technology

Sun Microsystems, Inc. announced several technology updates to the Sun GlassFish Portfolio, the most complete, open source, high-performance Web application platform. The GlassFish Portfolio is comprised of leading open source technologies, including OpenESB, OpenMQ, Liferay Portal, Sun GlassFish Web Stack and GlassFish – the industry’s most downloaded application server. Additionally, Sun announced early access of GlassFish v3 containing a full preview of the forthcoming Java Platform Enterprise Edition 6 (Java EE 6) specification. To purchase the Sun GlassFish Portfolio, visit: Developers can download and start using Java EE 6 today at:

“Sun offers virtually the most comprehensive software infrastructure solutions for creating and deploying secure and scalable Web and enterprise applications. With GlassFish Portfolio, Sun brings additional simplicity and lower TCO to customers by delivering the highest-scaling and best price-performance application platform. Plus, the early access of GlassFish v3 offers developers a head-start on working with all of the new features of the upcoming Java EE 6 specification, including capabilities for profiles, pruning, extensibility and ease of development,” said Karen Tegan Padir, vice president, MySQL and Software Infrastructure at Sun.
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Posted by on June 10, 2009 in Sun Microsystems


Qualcomm Introduces Single-Chip 802.11n Wireless LAN Solution for Handsets and Mobile Devices

Qualcomm Incorporated, a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies, products and services, recently introduced the WCN1312™ – a single-chip, high-performance 802.11n-compliant wireless local-area networking (WLAN) solution for handsets and mobile devices. This highly integrated device supports data rates of up to 72 Mbps – significantly higher than previous 802.11a, b, and g Wi-Fi solutions – for a better user experience while downloading data, watching streaming video or surfing the Internet.

“As demand increases for wireless LAN connectivity in handsets and other mobile devices, carriers are migrating to higher-performance, more integrated solutions,” said Mike Concannon, senior vice president of Connectivity and Wireless Modules for Qualcomm CDMA Technologies. “The new WCN1312 solution gives our customers an extremely compact 802.11n solution with leading-edge performance and full system-level integration with other Qualcomm chipsets, which minimizes design time and reduces manufacturers’ time-to-market.”
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Gigabyte Introduces Next Generation AMD AM3 “Dragon” Motherboard

GIGABYTE, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards was pleased to announce the release of the GA-MA790FXT-UD5P, the brand’s first AMD Dragon Platform qualified motherboard fitted with next generation AMD AM3 Phenom II processor support, in the Philippines last May 30, 2009.

Sporting the new AMD AM3 socket, the GIGABYTE GA-MA790FXT-UD5P allows users to elevate their rig beyond standard limits with the help of support for the highest performing ever 45nm AMD Phenom II processors. Featuring HyperTransport 3.0 and integrated DDR3 memory controller, the GA-MA&90FXT-UD5P is the first motherboard to reach memory speeds of up to 1666+MHz (OC) for blazing fast memory access for today’s latest applications and games with greater energy efficiency. Built with top-notch high-performance engineering, it also features the highest quality 8+2 CPU VRM power phase design, able to handle the power demands from 140W CPUs with ease.
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Posted by on June 10, 2009 in AsianTech