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Consortium launches 25, 50 Gbps Ethernet for cloud networks

Wednesday 2 July 2014 | 09:26 CET | News
Arista Networks, Broadcom, Google, Mellanox Technologies and Microsoft have together launched a specification that will allow data centre networks to run over a 25 or 50 Gbps Ethernet link protocol. The 25 Gigabit Ethernet Consortium was formed to support interoperable Ethernet specifications aimed at boosting performance and cutting interconnect costs cost per Gbps between the server Network Interface Controller (NIC) and Top-of-Rack (ToR) switch. The consortium said the new specification will enable a cost-efficient up scaling of network bandwidth for server and storage endpoints in

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Arista Networks / Broadcom / Google / Mellanox Technologies / Microsoft
Countries: World
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