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Software-based RoCE, A New Way to Experience RDMA

There are two industry trends that we need to keep an eye on. First, the demand for faster data transfers continues to grow, and second, more reliance is being placed on cloud storage. Data center architects are constantly looking for ways to innovate and to implement solutions that address both of these trends. Serving as the counterpart to hardware-based RDMA over Converged Ethernet (RoCE) solutions is [...]

By | November 11, 2015|

Interoperable RoCE: Plugfest 28 on the Horizon

At the end of the day, it should just work. However, for unfamiliar technologies it helps to have proof. That’s why the InfiniBand Trade Association has put together one of the most comprehensive and rigorous compliance & interoperability programs in the industry to show that RoCE does, in fact, just work. At the heart of the program is our twice-a-year Plugfest program, held each April and [...]

RoCE Initiative: What the Industry is Saying

Last month, the InfiniBand Trade Association launched the RoCE Initiative to advance the RoCE ecosystem by driving adoption of RDMA over Converged Ethernet. We met with leading press and analysts to introduce them to the new Initiative and to share details about our plans to provide educational resources through white papers, case studies and training webinars. Here’s a look at what they had to say about [...]

By | July 10, 2015|

IBTA Launches the RoCE Initiative: Industry Ecosystem to Drive Adoption of RDMA over Converged Ethernet

At IBTA, we are pleased to announce the launch of the RoCE Initiative, a new effort to highlight the many benefits of RDMA over Converged Ethernet (RoCE) and to facilitate the technology’s adoption in the enterprise data centers. With the rise of server virtualization and big data analytics, data center architects are demanding innovative ways to improve overall network performance and to accelerate applications without breaking [...]

By | June 22, 2015|

RoCE Benefits on Full Display at Ignite 2015

On May 4-8, IT professionals and enterprise developers gathered in Chicago for the 2015 Microsoft Ignite conference. Attendees were given a first-hand glimpse at the future of a variety of Microsoft business solutions through a number of sessions, presentations and workshops. Of particular note were two demonstrations of RDMA over Converged Ethernet (RoCE) technology and the resulting benefits for Windows Server 2016. In both demos, [...]

By | May 27, 2015|

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