How to Get 100G Performance Out of Your 100GbE SDN

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    The high bandwidth requirements of modern data centers are driven by the demands of business applications, data explosion, and the much faster storage devices available today. For example, to utilize a 100GbE link, you needed 250 hard drives in the past, while today, you need only three NVMe SSDs.

    After investing in the most advanced network infrastructure, the highest bandwidth links, the shiniest SDN controller, and the latest Cloud automation tools, your expectation is to fully utilize each link, whether 100GbE, 25GbE, or legacy 10GbE, in order to reach the highest IOPs measurements with your Software Defined Storage solution. But, is a collection of the cutting edge technologies enough?

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