Security issues delayed Sun Grid rollout

Tuesday, 28 February 2006, 11:38 AM EST

Security concerns of the U.S. Department of State have hampered the long-delayed rollout of access to a massive Sun Microsystems Inc. computer grid at the rate of $1 per CPU-hour, Sun's president said Friday.

The company had expected its Sun Grid initiative to go live in early 2005, but a number of logistical problems, including the State Department issues, have caused it to push back that date.

At Computerworld.

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