Advanced Computing in the Age of AI | Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Dell Z9500 Switch Pushes 40GbE Density Up, Costs Down

The increasing adoption of 10 Gb/sec Ethernet between servers and out to storage arrays is driving the need for more bandwidth higher up in the aggregation layer of the ...Full Article

Costs Come Down So Equinix Weaves 100GbE Switches Into Datacenters

Everybody wants the fastest network they can get, but speed increases or latency reductions are usually not immediately affordable to all but the extreme cases. It takes time for ...Full Article

Cumulus, Midokura Team Up On Open Networks

There is more than one way to skin the software-defined network cat, and Midokura and Cumulus Networks are teaming up to provide an alternative to various OpenFlow implementations as ...Full Article

Transforming Datacenters With 800 Gbps MXC Fiber Cables

Intel and several key partners are gearing up to release 800 Gbps optical cables, designed with new MXC connector technology, to support 21st century communications. The networking cables could ...Full Article

PCI Express Switching Takes On Ethernet, InfiniBand

Ethernet, InfiniBand, and the handful of high-speed, low-latency interconnects that have been designed for supercomputers and large shared memory systems are going to soon have a new rival: PCI-Express ...Full Article

IBM Gives ‘Cheap’ Fiber Cables New Lease on Life

As computers get faster and data gets bigger, it is essential that data transfer speeds keep up so networks don't become the bottleneck. This is true whether the transfer ...Full Article

Laser Beams Speed Financial Trading

In today's capital markets, whoever can send and receive real-time market data the fastest has a tremendous advantage. The incentive to execute financial transactions ahead of the competition means ...Full Article

Startup Slashes Latencies With Server-Switch Hybrid

For some workloads, the most important thing is cutting out as much latency as possible from the hardware and software stack. For many of those same latency-sensitive customers, simplifying ...Full Article

Hardware Matters, But Software Also Drives Switch Choices

Breaking into the content caching and delivery market against industry juggernaut Akamai Technologies is about as easy as breaking into the datacenter networking space against Cisco Systems. But, CDN ...Full Article

Dell Bares Switch Metal To Other Network Operating Systems

When you look at a switch, you are looking at the vestiges of a proprietary past that many of the largest companies in the world want to do away ...Full Article
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