Solarflare Links With Solid State Disk Firm

Irvine-based Solarflare, the developer of 10 Gigabit Ethernet networking products, said today that it has linked with Fusion-io, a developer of solid state disk drives and storage. According to the two, they are collaborating on accelerating "big data" applications. Full details of the collaboration were not announced, however, both SOlarflare and Fusion-io provides products targeted at high performance, low latency applications. Solarflare's adapters provide low latency access to application such as high frequency trading, high performance computing, cloud, virtualization and big data analysis.