The new compact 5U, 8-socket Sun Server X4-8 is the most powerful, expandable system in Oracle’s x86 portfolio, and is ideal for very large memory-optimized databases, scale-up applications, and enterprise workloads requiring extreme I/O bandwidth, memory and core count. With the highest reliability, availability, and serviceability features in the four-socket space, the Sun Server X4-4 is the ideal x86 virtualization platform for enterprise applications and in-memory databases that require large amounts of memory and I/O. Combine that with Oracle's two-socket enterprise class Sun x86 servers, deliver and you have, once again, the industry's best x86 platform for running Oracle software.
Powerful, compact, energy-efficient, and highly reliable, the enterprise-class Sun x86 servers from Oracle provide an ideal platform for mission-critical applications, and virtualization and consolidation projects.
With Oracle's newly introduced X4-2 systems, built on the latest Intel Xeon E5-2600 v2 processors, obtain the optimum balance between memory capacity and I/O capability, while boosting compute services, lowering TCO, and reducing risk and downtime.