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Dell launches 100Gbps capable switch

Dell introduced on Thursday the Dell Networking Z9100-ON switch based on the “Tomahawk” network ASICs from Broadcom wich is offering 32 ports of 100GbE in just 1RU with multi-rate capabilities. The Z9100-ON provides 32 ports of 100GbE, 64 ports of … Continue reading

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Dell lauched PowerEdge FX server building blocks

Dell lauched on Wednesday Today Dell announced a new server architecture that combines characteristics of both rack servers and blade servers into a new architecture, known as PowerEdge FX. The base of the architecture is the 2U PowerEdge FX2 enclosure … Continue reading

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Dell announces Z9500 fabric switch and SDN controller

Dell announced this week the Z9500 Ethernet fabric switch wich is a Layer 2/3 switch designed to address 10G/40G aggregation in data centers and enterprise LAN cores. It is based on Broadcom’s Trident II chipset, takes up 3 RUs, and … Continue reading

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Wyse Cloud Connect – VDI access on the go

First seen at CES in January and named Project Ophelia, the new device has resurfaced as Wyse Cloud Connect in an FCC filing. The Android device plugs into a HDMI port and also draws power from that connector. Other features include: … Continue reading

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Dell PowerEdge C8000 shared solution to provide compute, GPU and storage options

Dell announced the PowerEdge C8000 Series, the industry’s first 4U shared infrastructure solution to allow the mixing and matching of compute, GPU/coprocessors and storage sleds in one chassis. Ideally suited for workloads that require high performance per watt and flexibility … Continue reading

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Melanox advanced connectivity cards for Dell blades

40Gb/s InfiniBand and 10 Gigabit Ethernet Connectivity On a Single Adapter Card Provides IT Administrators with Critical Bandwidth, Ease-of-Use and Flexibility. Melanox announced last week that its ConnectX®-2 I/O mezzanine adapter card with Virtual Protocol Interconnect® (VPI) technology and PhyX® … Continue reading

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Dell adds GPU capable blades

More than a week ago, Dell anounced two new blades for increased performance and scalability. The new Dell PowerEdge M610x is a full height blade server that adds two full height  PCI-E gen 2 16x slots to the old M610 (wich … Continue reading

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Gaming in the cloud

On the 17th of june, the US company OnLive launched the firt cloud-based gaming system. The OnLive gaming cloud is based on the Internet Explorer web brower on the client side and on a special PCI-E adapter that connects to … Continue reading

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Dell EqualLogic PS6000XVS and PS6010XVS: two tiers in one box

Dell has announced XVS versions of its P6000 arrays that provide faster and more efficient VMware storage, plus new firmware that automatically moves hot data into a solid state drive (SSD) tier from SAS disks in the same enclosure. The … Continue reading

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