The Solaris 9 software includes the Netscape 7.0 browser.
This feature is new in the Solaris 9 4/03 release.
The NetscapeTM 7.0 cross-platform browser integrates features for navigating the Web, communicating with colleagues, participating in discussion groups, and creating dynamic Web pages. The following features are provided in Netscape 7.0.
Fast and efficient browsing tools
Integrated mail and instant messaging enhancements
Faster and streamlined search functions
Privacy that is more secure
Netscape 7.0 includes the following highlights.
Internet Support is provided by the following applications.
Netscape Instant Messenger
Netscape Address Book
Additional utilities and plug-ins
Support for the latest industry standards, including Java technology, IPv6, Platform for Privacy Preferences Project (P3P), XML, Cascading Style Sheets level 1 (CSS1), and data output messaging (DOM) – Enables the creation of a new class of Web applications.
My Sidebar – Connects users to important information such as breaking news stories, stock portfolios, buddy lists, and auctions.
Fully customized, integrated search – Helps provide faster access to information, and eliminates waiting to load a search page or open a frame.
Instant messaging that is integrated with browsing and mail – Increases productivity and enhances your communication with colleagues and friends.
Themes – Enables users to add personal touches to their browsers. Web sites and businesses can create browsers to their customers' specifications.
Flexible, modular design – Enhances the user's Web experience and increases productivity.
Global support for English, European, and Asian languages.
Integrated Java technology – Delivers cross-platform, seamless access to browser-based applications.
This feature is new in the Solaris 9 12/02 release. In the Solaris 9 4/03 release, Netscape 7.0 is provided. See Netscape 7.0.