Interop: Open Compute Project To Tackle Network Switching

 Facebook's Futuristic Data Center: Inside TourSince Facebook kicked off the Open Compute Project by donating its overall data center design, the OCP Foundation has been chipping away at open sourcing designs for all of the critical components that go into the data center. Next up: network switches. In a keynote speech at Interop, Facebook VP of hardware design and supply chain Frank Frankovsky reviewed two years of progress at expanding the scope of the project, which now includes open designs for server racks and cold storage designs based on how Facebook handles your old photos.

http://www.networkcomputing.com/networking/interop-open-compute-project-to-tackle-network-switching/d/d-id/1109865?

Posted on 08/05/2013, in Frank Frankovsky, Open Compute Foundation, Open Switch. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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