Cisco Claims to Meet 802.3ba Standard

The company says its 100G Ethernet router is compliant with the IEEE 802.3ba standard.

By Enterprise Networking Planet Staff | Posted Jun 24, 2010
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Cisco has recently confirmed that its 100G Ethernet router is compliant with the IEEE 802.3ba standard set for high-speed Ethernet servers. As reported on IT Portal Pro, the router is currently undergoing trials at AT&T, and Cisco said we will soon see a commercial release.


"Announcing the ratification of the standard, John D'Ambrosia, the head of IEEE's 802.3ba Task Force, had said that companies developing products before a standard had been fully approved were taking a huge risk.

"Cisco has, however, insisted that the new 100G Ethernet server currently being tested is fully compliant with the newly announced standard, and will soon see a commercial release."

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