FUJITSU Software GSS21sx
Global System Software 21 smart extension. Consists of a platform software pack that consolidates the basic functions of a leading-edge enterprise information system, along with four higher-level software packs providing a variety of solutions. Combined, these make it possible to quickly build high-quality systems with consistency between applications, and make it easy to get the most out of the GS21 Series.
 50th anniversary of the company's first mainframe
Fifty years ago Fujitsu (then known as Fuji Telecommunications Equipment Manufacturing) developed and introduced the FACOM 230 mainframe computer. The mid-sized version of the FACOM 230 mainframe computer was introduced in 1964, followed in 1965 by large and small versions, completing the FACOM 230 Series.
A GS21 Series CPU. Typically equates to a single server.
 Multi-cluster system
A system that uses parallel processing (parallel transaction processing, parallel batch processing, high-speed hot standby, load sharing) while communicating via an SSU to multiple other clusters.
System-storage unit. A high-speed, high-capacity external storage device consisting of semiconductor memory that communicates at high speed among clusters and uses automatic configuration control to respond when clusters are added or dropped.
Cluster connection unit. A LAN controller used in multi-cluster systems.
Service processor manager. A console subsystem that activates, monitors, and controls the configuration of multi-cluster systems.
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Date: 03 April, 2014
Company: Fujitsu Limited