[Beowulf] Infiniband range extenders

Michael Di Domenico mdidomenico4 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 27 07:26:39 PDT 2009

If you're talking about pushing just a workstation 200meters away from
the core network, then Obisidian longbow's are probably your best bet


We've used them on the SCINet network at SuperComputing for the past
few years without issue.

On Tue, Oct 27, 2009 at 5:59 AM, Hearns, John <john.hearns at mclaren.com> wrote:
> My Google-fu is failing me today.
> If I wanted to run an Infiniband link over a distance of 200 or 300
> metres, what would the
> options be?
> There is LX fibre in place, and the connection would be between a switch
> and a card in
> a remote machine.
> John Hearns
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