Whats New inSolaris 10 10/08Your NameYour TitleSun Microsystems, Inc.
Whats New in Solaris 10 10/08? • Tested, integrated update • ZFS enterprise enhancements > “Root and boot” > Filesystem transfer (zfs send) • Support for new systems > Intel processors, networking, I/O • New virtualization features > Containers, LDoms, Sun xVM guest
Solaris 10 10/08: ZFS• Root file system support• Boot support• Dataset rollback without unmounting• Filesystem transfer (zfs send) enhancements• Delegated administration• Ability to set up separate logging devices• Create intermediate datasets; hotplugging enhancements; recursively rename snapshots; support for gzip compression algorithm; store multiple copies of user data; support for zonepaths of a non-global zone on ZFS
Solaris 10 10/08: System Support• Support for Intels latest multicore Xeon processors• Improved support for Intel NUMA systems• Support for latest Intel/AMD instruction set extensions > SSSE3, SSE4.1, SSE4.2, AMD SSE4A• Fault Management support for Intel 5400 Northbridge, other x86 devices, e1000g and igb network controllers• NVIDIA SATA controller enhancements
Solaris 10 10/08: Virtualization• Solaris Containers: update-on-attach• Logical Domains: support for MpxIO, dynamic I/O reconfiguration• Paravirtualization support for Xen-based hypervisors > Sun xVM Server
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