Oracle Press Release

Oracle’s Sun SPARC Enterprise Servers See Expanded Deployment at Qualcomm

Redwood Shores, Calif. – October 26, 2010


News Facts

Qualcomm Incorporated has expanded its use of Oracle’s Sun SPARC Enterprise servers to support its growing data center.
Qualcomm needed enterprise-class servers that could easily scale to accommodate future growth, providing a platform to support its large developer community and tools, and corporate IT systems.
The Sun SPARC Enterprise systems running on Oracle Solaris provide Qualcomm with seamless scalability and reliability.
The company runs a wide-range of mission-critical Oracle Applications, including CRM, Business Intelligence and Financial applications, as well as Oracle Database 11g, on the Sun SPARC Enterprise M3000 and Sun SPARC Enterprise T5240 servers.
Additionally, Qualcomm uses Sun SPARC Enterprise servers to operate many of its Electronic Design Automation (EDA) tools and engineering infrastructure. 

Supporting Quote

“The combination of Oracle’s Sun SPARC Enterprise Servers with Oracle Solaris provides us with the architecture and price/performance combination to meet our complex needs,” said Norm Fjeldheim, Senior Vice President and CIO, Qualcomm. “The systems are easy to manage and require few IT resources. Everything runs extremely well on Oracle’s SPARC systems, which we rely on to keep our mission-critical IT systems and development platforms running 24/7.”

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