: Sun LX50 server"> Executive Summary: Sun LX50 server
Suns first Intel-based entry-level server combines Suns Linux 5.0 operating system with industry-standard Intel server hardware to offer Linux shops a compact server for network-edge applications. The LX50 is a solid choice for organizations that seek an inexpensive server to fill front-end application roles.
The Sun LX50 server is priced competitively with other x86-based entry-level systems, starting at $2,795 and ranging up to $5,295 for a fully loaded model. (+) Comes with Sun Linux 5.0 and a wide-ranging application package pre-installed; compact form factor. (-) Lacks integrated management capabilities; no redundant power supply. EVALUATION SHORT LIST
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