Monday, August 16, 2010

Force10 Powers Los Alamos National Lab, Germany's Forschungszentrum Juelich

Force10 Networks' Ethernet switch/router solutions are powering two of the world's top five most powerful supercomputers, according to the most recent list. The third-ranked supercomputer worldwide, Roadrunner, at the Los Alamos National Laboratory and Germany's Forschungszentrum Juelich, ranked fifth, both deploy the Force10 E-Series switch/router to provide dynamic connectivity to the supercomputer's high-speed Ethernet networks.

In Germany, Force10's platforms provide 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10 GbE) interconnect functionality to Europe's fastest supercomputer, Jugene, at Germany's Forschungszentrum Juelich facility where the Force10 E-Series E1200 with more than 200 10 GbE ports is deployed.

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