Raytheon launches NSA-approved ethernet encryption system

August 15, 2016 dbadmin 0

The U.S. National Security Agency has certified Raytheon’s KG-350 Ethernet encryption system, the company announced Wednesday. The Type 1 certification of the system to protect sensitive information on network communications authorizes Raytheon to sell the KG-350 to commercial, military and government customers immediately, Raytheon said in a statement. The KG-350 expands Raytheon’s presence in the [More…]

Low-speed Ethernet champions set plugfest ahead of new net standard

August 15, 2016 dbadmin 0

Hand-in-hand with the forthcoming adoption of a low-speed Ethernet standard by the IEEE, proponents of the technology will hold an interoperability plugfest in October to tout the readiness of 2.5GBASE-T and 5GBASE-T products. The new specification — IEEE P802.3bz – defines 2.5GBASE-T and 5GBASE-T, significantly boosting the speed of traditional Ethernet without requiring the tearing [More…]

NVMe over Ethernet startup flashes ‘system’ as it preps for decloak

August 15, 2016 dbadmin 0

An NVMe over Ethernet storage startup is slowly emerging from stealth, exhibiting a system in Seagate’s booth at the Flash Memory Summit in Santa Clara, August 8-11. This startup, Pavilion Data Systems, says it is innovating at the intersection of storage, memory and networking so as to offer breakthrough performance and usability for traditional and [More…]