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Milestone-Proposal:SPARC RISC Architecture Introduction, 1987
Milestone Buildings Exist No
Milestone Plaque Mounting Details Mounted on a wall in a publicly-accessible building on the Oracle Campus
Milestone Present Site Owner Oracle Corporation
Milestone Site Access Details Oracle's campus is secured and is protected as a historical site.
Milestone Site Description Oracle Campus, 4040 Palm Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Milestone Site Owner Approval Yes  +
Milestone proposal submitted true  +
Proposed Milestone IEEE Section Santa Clara Valley Section  +
Proposed Milestone Location 4040 Palm Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Proposed Milestone Name SPARC RISC Architecture, 1987  +
Proposed Milestone Plaque Citation Sun Microsystems introduced SPARC (Scalabl Sun Microsystems introduced SPARC (Scalable Processor Architecture) RISC (Reduced Instruction-Set Computing) in 1987. Building upon UC Berkeley RISC and Sun compiler and operating system developments, SPARC architecture was highly adaptable to evolving semiconductor, software, and system technology and user needs. The architecture delivered the highest performance, scalable workstations and servers, for engineering, business, Internet, and cloud computing applications. nternet, and cloud computing applications.
Proposed Milestone Year 1987-present  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 12 March 2014 18:48:06  +
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