SPARC Emulation, Migration and Replacement

CHARON-SSP emulates SPARC hardware on a modern computer, which allows the existing operating system , its software, and all applications to be run without change. No reprogramming is required. Most customers report that the emulated system is faster than the original.

SPARC emulation offers the following advantages:

  • CHARON-SSP is available as either:
    • An appliance that does not an OS on the host system.
    • An application that runs on Oracle, Red Hat, or CentOS Linux distributions.
  • Supported on VMware and Hyper-V.
  • Annual support contracts and periodic product updates are available.
Want to try CHARON-SSP right now? You can:
For more information, please email or call 1-888-I-LUV-VAX (1-888-458-8829) toll-free in both the US and Canada. Skype users, click here. For fastest service, please include information about your system in one of these forms.
Evaluation and migration support is available from Quayle Consulting.
Quayle Consulting can also emulate AlphaServer, VAX, and PDP-11 systems.

Reference Sites

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The CHARON-SSP Product

CHARON-SSP can emulate both 32-bit and 64-bit systems.

Operating Systems
CHARON Product
SunOS 4.1.3/4.1.4
Solaris 2.3 to Solaris 9
CHARON-SSP/4M
Solaris 2.5.1 to Solaris 10
CHARON-SSP/4U
Solaris 2.5.1 to Solaris 10
systems needing extra performance
CHARON-SSP/4U+

Email to request more details and pricing. Please attach an Inventory checklist so that we may advise you on the best product choice.