Intel Enters into Strategic Collaboration with Lightbits Labs
Lightbits Labs will enhance its composable disaggregated software-defined storage solution, LightOS, for Intel® technologies, creating an optimized software and hardware solution.
As a first example of the potential performance benefit this collaboration offers, Lightbits Labs demonstrated LightOS NVMe over Fabrics TCP (NVMe-oF/TCP) storage with remote direct memory access (RDMA)-class performance when accelerated with the Intel® Ethernet 800 Series Network Adapter with ADQ technology. without ADQ.1 This integrated solution from Lightbits and Intel delivers persistent storage for cloud native applications with improved price-performance, ease-of-implementation, availability and scalability.
Remi EL-Ouazzane, vice president and Data Platforms Group chief strategy and business development officer at Intel, said: The data center is being transformed, with disaggregation and composability of resources being essential to meet the efficiency requirements needed to address the explosion of data. Our differentiated hardware capabilities coupled with Lightbits innovative NVMe over Fabrics software gives our joint customers an exceptional economic solution to address this strategic inflection point.
Sep 29, 2020 at 21:14