The Sun RaQ 4 server appliance comes pre-configured with support for the world's leading development environments, giving customers everything they need to develop and deploy their Web applications. Unlike other Web application servers that tightly link the development environment to the server, the Sun RaQ 4 server appliance lets you choose from a wide variety of development tools such as Microsoft FrontPage 2000 and Visual InterDev, Macromedia Drumbeat or NetObjects Fusion.

Configured with the Linux OS, Apache web server, InterBase 6 SQL Database and RAID 1 disk mirroring (Sun RaQ 4r server appliance only), the Sun RaQ 4 server appliance is the ideal platform for deploying business critical applications that have high requirements for reliability at a fraction of the cost of traditional Unix, Windows NT, or "build-it-yourself" alternatives.

Web Serving Integrated support for HTTP/1.1, Common Gateway Interface (CGI), and Perl scripting.
Email Services With support for standard POP3, APOP, IMAP and SMTP mail protocols, create mail accounts for each domain, group mailing lists for all of your clients.
Active Server Pages (ASP) and PHP support Enables application and web developers to build and maintain dynamic web applications with live database connectivity. Database support includes: PostgreSQL, MySQL, SequeLink, dBase, Oracle, Sybase, Microsoft SQL and Informix
Internet-standard FTP All files can be easily transferred to or from the Sun RaQ 4 server appliance using FTP.
Virtual Domain Support Support for name-based or IP-based virtual domains.
Bandwidth Management On a per-site basis, traffic can be limited to a pre-selected amount. Metering bandwidth also assures customers of consistent site availability
Development Tools (C++, JVM, Perl, CGI and more) Includes a full suite of standard development tools that ISPs and their clients can use to build custom, value-added applications and services.
RAID 1 (Disk Mirroring) Ensures site/data availability in the event of disk failure through data redundancy over two disks (Sun RaQ 4r server appliance only).
SQL Database support The Sun RaQ 4 server appliance integrates the InterBase 6 open-source database, a powerful, high-performance SQL database designed for business-critical, network and Web-based applications on the Sun RaQ server appliance.