The Sun Fire V240 server is a member of the next generation UltraSPARC-II processor-based Low End Entry Server product family and builds on a full line of UltraSPARC-IIIi processor-based products. As the #1 in UNIX servers, Sun offers the total product solution with network-centric services. 100 percent binary compatibility from the low end to the high end server family where the Sun Fire V240 provides high computing density, high throughput paths to memory clocked at 150 MHz (576-bit wide paths including ECC), hot swappable four internal disk drives, N+1 power supplies and Remote System Control (RSC) for remote monitoring from virtually anywhere on the network.
A disk drive controller may occupy one of the short PCI-X slots. New standard configurations with an integrated controller installed into the disk backplane are available, thereby making the previously occupied short PCI-X slot available. All systems that are initially shipped with the PCI-X based disk controller can be upgraded in the field. PCIe SAS-SATA Controller Board. The use of this controller will require the redefinition of the boot path as it is PCIe based, not PCI-X. It is encouraged that Services be contacted for the installation.
Solaris Operating System 10, 9 and 8 comes with robust performance on the Sun Fire V240 UNIX server. It also comes as standard with the Sun Java Desktop system and GUI interfaces that are compatible with all previous versions of Solaris applications and hardware systems. Internal disk drives are Hot-Swappable as FRUs. To ensure full accessibility the Sun Fire V240 features an optimised with system design. The Sun server is an extremely reliable and highly scalable product solution that will excel in even the most demanding storage environments and configurations. The Sun server runs 64-bit applications unmodified from Solaris OS.
SAS / SATA disk controller is integrated on the motherboard or it can be upgraded in PCI-X slot.
Sun is one of the industry leaders for network, connection and I/O performance ratings.
|Sun Fire V240 server
|Processors||One or Two x Ultra SPARC IIIi|
|CPU Clock Speed||1.5GHz UltraSPARC® IIIi, 64 bit, 4-way Superscalar SPARC® V9|
|Cache L2||64 KB data, 32 KB instruction and 1 MB integrated L2|
|Max Memory||System configurations from 512 MB to 16 GB, ECC|
|USB||Two OHCI-1.0 Compliant Interfaces, supporting dual speeds of 12 and 1.5 Mbits/sec each|
|Max number of Internal Drivers||Up to 4 hot-pluggable disk bays (Raid 0 and 1)|
|Drive size||Ultra160 SCSI 36GB, 73GB or 146GB Disks|
|Ethernet||Four 10/100/1000 BaseT Ethernet|
|Rack / Shelf mount||2 RU / in 19" wide cabinet
|Number of PSUs||2 (Two) Power supplies each with mains lead
(H x W x D)
|3.4 in x 16.7 in x 25 in
(8.7 cm x 42.5 cm x 63.5 cm)
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Despite its End of Life status, NCE are able to fully support the Sun/Oracle Sun Fire V240 server with independent on site service, workshop repair, maintenance, parts, brokerage and sales.
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