Power Mac G4 Server Now Available
Basic configuration has dual 1GHz processors, a 120GB hard drive, 256MB RAM and a combination CD-RW/DVD drive.Apple Computer Inc.s Power Mac G4 computers are now for sale in server configurations from the companys online and retail stores, a spokesman from the Cupertino, Calif., company said today. The servers run the Mac OS X Server 10.2 software. The basic configuration has dual 1GHz processors, a 120GB hard drive, 256MB RAM and a combination CD-RW/DVD drive. It costs $2,999, the same price as Apples base rack-mounted server, the Xserve. Versions costing $3,499 and $4,699 both have 1.25GHz processors, and 2MB of L3 cache, versus the cheaper models 1MB cache. The $3,499 version upgrades to 512MB RAM; the $4,699 version has 1GB.
The new servers soon "will be made available" to standard retail channels, the spokesman said.