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.
These are the toys that inspired budding engineers to try out sublime designs, create miniature structures, and experiment with bizarre contraptions using sets that could be torn down and reconstructed over and over.
PowerStream is deploying the microgrid at its headquarters to demonstrate how people can generate and distribute their own energy and make their homes and businesses more sustainable through renewables.
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