Author Archives: John Rath

About John Rath

John Rath is a veteran IT professional and regular contributor at Data Center Knowledge. He has served many roles in the data center, including support, system administration, web development and facility management.

Network News: Avaya, Ciena, Interxion, AboveNet

Networking news: Avaya introduces new edge switches, Ciena (CIEN) selected for 40GBps upgrade for Trans-Atlantic cable, Interxion (INXN) ties into Hibernia submarine cable between North America and Ireland, AboveNet offers core wave services in San Francisco. Read More

Fusion-io Delivers 10 Terabyte ioDrive Octal

At the Supercomputing 2011 conference Tuesday Fusion-io (FIO) announced the 10 TB ioDrive Octal, delivering up to 20 Terabytes (TB) of flash-based acceleration in a 1U server, such as the Supermicro SuperServer 6016GT-TF. Read More