Open Compute: Momentum Builds for Open Hardware

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Perhaps the best sign of the progress made by the Open Compute Project is that companies as diverse as Rackspace Hosting, Fidelity Investments and Goldman Sachs are all running servers based on these “open hardware” designs in their data centers. In less than two years, the Open Compute Project (OCP) has grown far beyond its origins as a showcase for Facebook’s design innovations, evolving into an active community building cutting-edge hardware, disrupting the traditional IT supply chain, and laying the groundwork for future innovation.

http://www.datacenterknowledge.com/archives/2013/01/16/open-compute-momentum-builds-for-open-hardware/

Posted on 16/01/2013, in 2013 Santa Clara, Data Center, Disaggregation, Server. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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