Eco-responsibility and high performance computing (HPC) headline this week's edition with the eco-responsible Niagara chip being formerly introduced as the UltraSPARC[R] T1 with release set for this year . Sun Chairman and CEO Scott McNealy shared his thoughts on the upcoming UltraSPARC T1 . A new "TeraFLOP to Go" program and early access to the upcoming Sun HPC ClusterTools[tm] 6 software  also were announced. Sun has opened a new Sun Solution Center for HPC in Oregon  and will be building Japan's largest supercomputer for the Tokyo Institute of Technology .
The company's focus on designing for the environment  is the topic of two feature articles - one of which examines the new x64 server line . Additionally, Sun has joined with the EPA in launching a series of high-level conferences focusing on eco-responsibility .
A Sun Java[tm] Web Infrastructure Suite promotion for Sun Fire[tm] x64 servers  tops the Entry Level Servers section, which also includes information on the Sun Fire[tm] V40z server with the new AMD Opteron Model 854  and why Sun Fire[tm] X4200 servers have been chosen to replace over 20 Intel servers .
In Java[tm] Technology, developers are challenged to crack Mustang's new Java verifier  and the deadline for the 2006 JavaOne[sm] Conference Call for Papers is almost here .
Developers are invited to compete for Sun Ultra[tm] 20 Workstations . Also learn about building web-service clients in the Sun Java[tm] Studio Enterprise , the new system tray functionality in Mustang  and using Adventure Builder for mutual authentication in web services .
Education users have free Sun development tools available to them . Find out why Western Michigan University  and the University of Delaware  are choosing Sun technologies.
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