Tag: 10 GigE

Voltaire Launches InfiniBand-Ethernet Bridge

Jan 26, 2010 |

Voltaire has announced the Grid Director 4036E, a new QDR InfiniBand switch that includes a built-in Ethernet gateway. As such, it acts as a network bridge that hooks together QDR InfiniBand and 10 GigE infrastructure, all implemented inside a 1U box.

Low Latency 10 GigE Looks to Build HPC Cred

Sep 10, 2009 |

A focus on low latency is giving a new breed of Ethernet switch vendors a leg up on their competition.

The Commodity Push

Sep 9, 2009 |

The 10 GigE train is on its way to HPC-land.

An Ethernet Protocol for InfiniBand

May 21, 2009 |

The upcoming IEEE standard for Data Center Bridging — a.k.a. converged enhanced Ethernet — could pave the way for a new low-latency RDMA over Ethernet protocol that leaves iWARP in the dust and provides a seamless way to integrate InfiniBand into the datacenter.