Mellanox and Micron Smash 1 Terabit per Second Storage Performance Record with Windows Server 2016

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    SUNNYVALE, CA and YOKNEAM, ISRAEL – Sept 27, 2016 – Mellanox® Technologies, a leading supplier of high performance cloud and storage networking solutions, today announced a high performance Windows Server 2016 storage solution that delivers 1.2Tb/s data communication bandwidth, maximizing cloud infrastructure performance at the lowest possible cost. This solution eliminates the traditional bottlenecks associated with software-defined data center deployments, while enabling all enterprise applications to run over Windows Server 2016 with extremely high efficiency.


    The breakthrough performance was achieved on a 12 node cluster including: HP ProLiant DL380 Gen9 servers, Micron’s NVMe, and the Mellanox ConnectX-4 RoCE (RDMA over Converged Ethernet) NICs, all connected by the Mellanox Spectrum™ switch and LinkX® cables. This setup delivers extreme performance utilizing the full 100 Gb/s Ethernet bandwidth between applications and server-based storage.


    Read more about this groundbreaking new storage solution.