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Issue No.04 - July/August (2010 vol.30)
pp: 42-51
Sven-Arne Reinemo , Simula Research Laboratory
Tor Skeie , Simula Research Laboratory
ABSTRACT
<p>Through the Datacenter Bridging task group, IEEE will add four supplements to the 802.1 standard that will both close the performance gap between Ethernet and InfiniBand and make the converged network a reality. In a converged network, all applications use a single physical infrastructure, which is ideal for the emerging next generation of data centers.</p>
INDEX TERMS
standards, Ethernet, hardware, high-performance computing, interconnection networks, congestion control, flow control
CITATION
Sven-Arne Reinemo, Tor Skeie, Manoj K. Wadekar, "Ethernet for High-Performance Data centers: On the New IEEE Datacenter Bridging Standards", IEEE Micro, vol.30, no. 4, pp. 42-51, July/August 2010, doi:10.1109/MM.2010.65
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