Experts from around the world will gather at the 13th Annual OpenFabrics Alliance (OFA) Workshop March 27-31 in Austin, TX to discuss recent innovations in network technology and to tackle the industry’s toughest challenges. Through engaging keynotes, lively sessions, and open discussions, the OFA Workshop will offer a rich program covering a [...]
TOP500.org recently released its latest account of the world’s most powerful supercomputers and, as with previous reports, InfiniBand leads the way. The 47th edition of the bi-annual list shows that 205 of the fastest commercially available systems are accelerated by InfiniBand and OpenFabrics Software (OFS). The InfiniBand fabric, with the OFS open [...]
Each year, OpenFabrics Software (OFS) users and developers gather at the OpenFabrics Alliance (OFA) Workshop to discuss and tackle the most recent challenges facing the high performance storage and networking industry. OFS is an open-source software that enables maximum application efficiency and performance agnostically over RDMA fabrics, including InfiniBand and RDMA over [...]
OpenFabrics Software Users and Developers Receive InfiniBand Virtualization Update at the 2016 OFA Workshop
The InfiniBand architecture is a proven network interconnect standard that provides benefits for bandwidth, efficiency and latency, while also boasting an extensive roadmap of future performance increases. Initially adopted by the High Performance Computing industry, a growing number of enterprise data centers are demanding the performance capabilities that InfiniBand has to offer. [...]
IBTA and OFA will be exhibiting and presenting at the 25th annual Supercomputing Conference, taking place November 17-22, 2013 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado.
The week of Supercomputing went by quickly and resulted in many interesting discussions around supercomputing and its role in both HPC environments and enterprise data centers. Now that we’re back to work, we’d like to reflect back on the successful supercomputing event. The conference this year saw a huge diversity of attendees [...]