Data Centers

White Paper: Data Center Interconnect for the Webscale Era

As data center infrastructure scales to meet cloud demands, so must the networks required to connect data centers with one another – data center interconnect (DCI). This white paper focuses specifically on the DCI requirements and trends for the largest Internet companies, the Webscale Internet companies. The first half of the paper defines the unique DCI requirements for Webscale providers and the tools they’ve adopted to succeed. The second half of the paper discusses three key technology trends in Webscale DCI: Disaggregation, Open line systems, 100G and Beyond.

Read the source article at Light Reading

Categories: Data Centers, Fiber, SCN, White Paper

Tagged as: ,

Leave a Reply