Sun rises to the challenge
Features 2/19/1996 Post a comment New 64-bit Ultra workstations have moved Sun back into the desktop-technology race. Along the way, engineers grappled with problems of high power and heat, fledgling technologies that needed to be ready for mass production, and intense time pressure.
California’s plan to mandate an electric vehicle market isn’t the first such undertaking and certainly won’t be the last. But as the Golden State ratchets up for its next big step toward zero-emission vehicle status in 2018, it might be wise to consider a bit of history.