American Power Conversion Achieves Solaris Ready Certification

March 28, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

American Power Conversion (APC, West Kingston, RI) announced that it has achieved Sun Microsystems' (Palo Alto, CA) first Solaris Ready certification of an uninterruptible power supply solution. APC's combination of its Smart-UPS 2200 and PowerChute plus software for the Solaris platform has been certified for Sun Enterprise 450 four-way servers.

“The Solaris Ready certification ensures our customers that APC's Smart-UPS and PowerChute plus solution have been rigorously tested to perform to Sun's stringent requirements for high quality, ease of use and integration within the Solaris Operating Environment," explained Patric Chang, director of market development engineering from Sun Microsystems. “APC's commitment to providing best-in-class support for Sun platforms is well-suited for the high-availability applications Sun customers are implementing.