Sun Fire Enterprise Series Overview
|The Sun Fire Enterprise Series was announced in 2001 as a replacement for the Sun Enterprise series and some models were still shipping up until 2009. The range was variously based around UltraSPARC III, III Cu, IV, IV+ processors. |
Parts, Upgrades and Complete Servers for Sun Fire Enterprise SeriesDespite all servers in the Sun Fire Enterprise Series being beyond their last shipment date from Sun/Oracle, Com-Com continue to supply parts, upgrades and complete servers extending the life of equipment, providing greater ROI and freedom for customers to decide their own budgetary and migration timetables.
With a large inventory of quality Sun Fire Enterprise Series hardware, Com-Com offer immediate availability for most upgrades and even complete systems. Sun qualified sales and engineering professionals can provide help with everything from specification through to installation, configuration and on-going support.
Hardware and Software Maintenance for Sun Fire EnterpriseWith Premier Support for Hardware from Oracle ending between December 2009 and April 2014 on the Sun Fire Enterprise series (see table below for dates by model) planning now to ensure continuity of support is essential. Com-Com offer a high quality alternative support option and with typically 40% off Sun/Oracle support costs, the savings from Com-Com are very attractive as well...
We've done the logistics planning, so you can continue to use your systems and work to your own timescales from replacement/migration. We are supporting Sun Fire Enterprise already and are committing to extend support on certain models up to April 2021.
Sun Fire Enterprise End-of-life InformationCom-Com offer an 'Oracle+7' support option under which most models will continue to be supported for seven years past Oracle's 'End of premier support' date. End of manufacturer support information is correct according to the information we have at the time of compilation. For the official manufacturer position you should contact Oracle.
On-site hardware maintenance
support (some dates may be estimated)
|Sun 280R-1W SunFire 280R 1-Way||2011-04-01||2018-04-01|
|Sun 280R-2W SunFire 280R 2-Way||2011-04-01||2018-04-01|
|Sun 4800 SunFire 4800 Base Server||2011-05-01||2018-05-01|
|Sun 6800 SunFire 6800 Base Server||2011-05-01||2018-05-01|
|Sun E2900 SunFire E2900 Base Server||2014-04-01||2021-04-01|
|Sun E4900-8W SunFire E4900 8-Way Server||2014-04-01||2021-04-01|
|Sun SF-E6900 SunFire E6900 Base Server||Unknown||Ongoing|
|Sun SF-4W-1.8-UPG SunFire E6900 CPU/Memory Uniboard w/4x US IV+ 1.8GHz 32GB||Unknown||Ongoing|
|Sun X4170-M3 Sunfire M4170-M3||Unknown||Ongoing|
Sun Fire Enterprise Series Products and Services
- Com-Com hardware maintenance service
- Com-Com TAG (telephone advice and guidance) software support
- Storage health check service
- Disaster Recovery
- Refurbished parts and upgrades
- Hardware purchase and disposal