You can't read or talk about high-performance I/O these days without getting a big dose of acronyms. As I/O technologies like Ethernet and Fibre Channel continue to mature and increase in performance, I/O providers (like Cavium) are adding more capability.
My parents had the pervasive belief that I should be anything but “mediocre.” They would often remind me, “you did not wake up to be mediocre,“ and “the difference between 'mediocrity' and 'excellence' is often a matter of effort.“ As a child I was more fearful of mediocracy than demons or not having a prom date. In more ways than one, the fear drove me towards getting better at things, working hard, and chasing the ever elusive success.
On July 28, at 9 a.m. PDT, QLogic and ESG will be hosting a webcast on tunneling and overlay networks. After our first invitation was sent, more than 300 people registered. So, what is driving interest?
When it comes to football, getting a good pre-snap read of the entire playing field is vital for calling the best play. Coaches calling plays from the box, who can see the field position and line-up better than someone with a single vantage point on the sideline, are a great asset to the players on the field.