Intel Selling Optical IB Cable Division

Intel Corporation and EMCORE Corporation have signed a definitive agreement to sell its Intel Connects Cables business to EMCORE Corporation. Intel Connects Cables are drop in optical replacements for copper cabling in High Performance Computing Clusters. EMCORE intends to build the current 20Gbps (DDR) Intel Connects Cables products through 2008 and plans to continue development of future high performance interconnects, including 40Gbps (QDR) products. Full Story
At SC07, Intel Connects cables were used by Sun for the large-scale distributed visualization demo described below.


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FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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