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Tru64 UNIX V5.1B-5 continues to deliver stability, quality, and dependability to Tru64 UNIX AlphaServer customers

This release of Tru64 UNIX provides quality improvements and enhanced features that continue to meet the needs of our customers. Tru64 UNIX Version 5.1B-5 provides a stable platform that you can use until you are ready to transition your mission critical applications to other HP platforms.

Tru64 UNIX Version 5.1B-5 combines several resiliency code enhancements along with the latest patch kit onto one physical media called the Version 5.1B-5 CD-ROM. The Version 5.1B-5 kit has undergone full product qualification testing as a single entity on multiple configurations and is binary compatible with all previous Version 5 stream releases.

In addition to updating the base Tru64 UNIX operating system, TruCluster Server, Logical Storage Manager (LSM), Advanced Sever for UNIX (ASU), Internet Express, and several other Tru64 UNIX products and components have also been updated.

The following table provides an overview of some of the highlights of the enhancements included in Tru64 UNIX V5.1B-5. See the Release Notes for a complete list of enhancements and new features.

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Product Functionality with enhanced robustness Your payback from upgrading
Operating system Standards conformance, support for 2 TB LUNs, updated printer support, performance improvements for TCP applications, and dymanic pathing in the disk driver, as well as updates to Secure Web Server, Firefox, OpenLDAP and several other components. Portability, faster performance, added protection against unwanted downtime, increased capability.
TruCluster Server software Performance enhancements to the ICSNET pseudo driver. Improved performance.
Advanced Server for UNIX (ASU) Support for Windows Server 2008, improved security, new commands for OS/2 and OVMS environments, and support for print and file shares for Windows Vista clients. Improved security and improved interoperability with Windows, OVMS, and OS/2 clients.
Internet Express New components, such as, MeTA1, Nikto, and cURL, as well as many updated components. The latest open software for your Tru64 UNIX system.

Tru64 UNIX continues to provide a stable, dependable platform for those customers who choose to stay on AlphaServer platforms.