Providing Performance, Reliability, and Port Density

A switching solution deployed at the core that met NCSA’s demanding port density and performance requirements.

Blue Waters, one of the most powerful supercomputers in the world, required a high-performance, low-latency, reliable, and flexible core switch with a non-blocking architecture to support large data transfer out of the its 25PB file system that runs natively at 1.2TB/s, load balanced across multiple ports, delivered at 100 Gigabytes per second.