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Converged photonic data storage and switch platform for exascale disaggregated data centers
Author(s): R. Pitwon; K. Wang; A. Worrall
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Paper Abstract

We report on a converged optically enabled Ethernet storage, switch and compute platform, which could support future disaggregated data center architectures. The platform includes optically enabled Ethernet switch controllers, an advanced electro-optical midplane and optically interchangeable generic end node devices. We demonstrate system level performance using optically enabled Ethernet disk drives and micro-servers across optical links of varied lengths.

Paper Details

Date Published: 20 February 2017
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 10109, Optical Interconnects XVII, 101090Y (20 February 2017); doi: 10.1117/12.2252049
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R. Pitwon, Seagate Systems (UK) Ltd. (United Kingdom)
K. Wang, Seagate Systems (UK) Ltd. (United Kingdom)
A. Worrall, Seagate Systems (UK) Ltd. (United Kingdom)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10109:
Optical Interconnects XVII
Henning Schröder; Ray T. Chen, Editor(s)

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