Sun | Sun Blade 2500 Silver Workstation

Introduced in February of 2005 as the replacement for the Sun Blade 2500 (Sun Blade 2500 Red) workstation, the Sun Blade 2500 Silver workstation uses one or two of the 1.6-GHz UltraSPARC IIIi processor and offers high-performance 64-bit computing. The Sun Blade 2500 Silver workstation is equipped with a rich set of workstation features, including support for 16 GB of DDR memory, up to two internal 146 Gb Ultra 3 SCSI hard drives, five PCI slots, and support for high-performance graphics such as the Sun XVR-100, Sun XVR-600, Sun XVR-1200 graphics accelerators. The Sun Blade 2500 Silver workstation also offers built-in USB 1.1, USB 2.0 and IEEE 1394a FireWire ports and on-board Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000Base-T).

The Sun Blade 2500 Silver workstation was EOL'd (end-of-lifed) in June of 2006, but remains very popular because of its ability to run Solaris 8.

Small Medium Large
UltraSPARC IIIi Processor 1 @ 1.6 GHz 2 @ 1.6 GHz 2 @ 1.6 GHz
On-Chip L2 Cache 1 MB 1 MB 1 MB
Graphics Accelerator Sun XVR-100 Sun XVR-600 Sun XVR-600
Memory 4GB (4 X 1GB DIMMs) 8GB (8 X 1GB DIMMs) 16GB (8 X 2GB DIMMs)
10000 RPM Ultra 3 SCSI Disk Drive 1 @ 146 GB 2 @ 146 GB 2 @ 146 GB
Ethernet Port 1 @ 10/100/1000 BaseT 1 @ 10/100/1000 BaseT 1 @ 10/100/1000 BaseT
USB Port 7 7 7
IEEE 1394 Port 2 2 2
Parallel Port 1 1 1
Serial Port 2 2 2
PCI Slot 5 5 5
16x DVD-ROM Drive 1 1 1
Smart Card Reader 1 1 1
Solar Price $960 $1,295 $1,740


The above configurations can be customized to your specifications; to purchase any equipment on this site call 800-253-5764 or send an instant email.
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