U.S. Government, Industry To Accelerate Development Of New Open-Source Infiniband Software

Under the terms of the award, Voltaire will lead a group of leading InfiniBand companies including Intel and Topspin Communications to accelerate the production of a single open-source software stack to meet the scalability, performance, portability, reliability and manageability requirements of large clusters for the NNSA national laboratories and the wider HPC community. The multi-year project will accelerate the efforts to include the OpenIB stack as part of the standard Linux kernel and is expected to include additional OpenIB contributors in later stages.

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