Author Archives: Wylie Wong

Energy Department Awards $258 Million to Develop Exascale Supercomputers

The Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $258 million to six U.S. tech companies to build the country’s first exascale supercomputer – a move designed to help the United States regain its supercomputing dominance, but also to improve the nation’s economic competitiveness. An exascale supercomputer is 1,000 times faster than… Read More

Infinera Doubles Data Center Interconnect Throughput

In a bid to maintain its market share lead, Infinera has introduced Cloud Xpress 2, new 100 Gigabit Ethernet data center interconnect (DCI) equipment that offers much faster speeds for cloud, colocation, and communication service providers. The new version of Cloud Xpress – which became generally available this month –… Read More