Infineta Unveils Networking Dedupe
The Velocity Dedupe Engine is described as a parallel data reduction technology for 10 Gigabit SAN replication.
Targeting large enterprise customers with its Velocity Dedupe Engine, In this Database Knowledge article, Infineta is saying that the Velocity Dedupe Engine is the industrys first hardware-based reduction technology for data center-to-data center traffic.
"Targeting large enterprise customers, Infineta hopes to enable a global area network of pooled resources, building a inter-data center fabric. A company sponsored study completed by Forrester showed large enterprises with $1 billion or more in revenues will experience at least a doubling or tripling of their data center-to-data center traffic in the next 2-4 years.
"James continues to explain the three methods used by Infineta hardware based on FPGA (Field Programmable Gate Array ), fixed-sized, full packet block size, bounded index exploiting locality and heuristic signatures."