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Mellanox Plots Death of Proprietary Ethernet

Mar 5, 2013 |

<img src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpcwire/mellanox_logo.jpg” alt=”” width=”98″ height=”34″ />Mellanox wants to move the world away from closed-code Ethernet switches. The “Generation of Open Ethernet” initiative has been months in the planning. Here’s why Mellanox wants to do it…

New Architecture Tackles High Speed Network Challenges

Jan 31, 2011 |

Researchers at University of California, Riverside have come up with a new architecture to efficiently address the challenges of high-speed networks. In a paper to be presented at the IEEE International Symposium High-Performance, the researchers outline a novel on-chip network engine, known as NEngine.

Is 10 Gigabit Ethernet Ready for HPC?

Nov 18, 2010 |

Despite the still-modest showing of 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) technology in high performance computing deployments, vendors at SC10 were showcasing a wide array of performance-laden Ethernet products. IT Brand Pulse Labs analyst Tim Dales takes a look at the prospects for 10GbE in high performance computing, the migration pattern from GbE to 10GbE, and some application areas that seem especially suitable for the technology.

InfiniBand Continues Upward Climb in Top Supers

Nov 17, 2010 |

Lost in the hoopla about the ascendency of China and GPGPUs in the TOP500 is the continuing saga of the InfiniBand-Ethernet interconnect rivalry.

The Week in Review

Sep 23, 2010 |

Microsoft announces lastest release of Windows HPC Server; Intersect360 Research and the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences release survey on digital manufacturing in the US; and an IBM study shows that 10 Gigabit Ethernet outperforms InfiniBand and Gigabit Ethernet.

Intel’s 10 Gigabit Ethernet Boost Pushes out InfiniBand

May 3, 2010 |

Chipmaker places bets on 10GE and QPI.

Facebook Dreams of Terabit Ethernet

Feb 3, 2010 |

The slow road to fast networks.

Arista, Blade Win Top Spot in Data Center Switch Test

Jan 19, 2010 |

Network World’s David Newman takes a look at the latest 10 GigE switches.

Super Interconnect Maker Quadrics Going Titsup

May 25, 2009 |

Quadrics to shut its doors by the end of June.

Voltaire Joins Ethernet Party

May 13, 2009 |

InfiniBand vendor Voltaire is developing a new line of 10 GigE core switches intended for datacenter consolidation, virtualization and cloud computing. The new offerings will enable the company to go after a much larger slice of the datacenter network pie.