Sol

This page contains information on systems that are in happy retirement from the Computer Systems Lab.

Sol used to reside in the old Sun rack in the machine room. It previously served as one of the AP CS Sun Ray servers. Until its retirement, it has served various roles at various points in time including NSS LDAP server, Secure Global Desktop server, CUPS server, mirror, and Sun NFS admin volume server.

Technical Specifications

Specification

Description

Server Type

Sun Ultra Enterprise 450

CPU

UltraSPARC-II @ 400MHz

RAM

4096 MiB

Hard Disks

6x Seagate Cheetah (10k RPM) 36GB UltraSCSI-3 1x Seagate Cheetah (10k RPM) 18GB UltraSCSI-3 2x Seagate Cheetah (10k RPM) 73GB Ultra320

OS

Sun Solaris 10

Purchase Date

2005

History

Sol was one of the donated Sun servers acquired by the CSL in the spring of 2005. It was replaced in 2008 with servers received from Sun through the Sun Academic Excellence Grant.