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SearchOpenSource: LinuxWorld Preview: The Looming Server Virtualization I/O Crisis

Aug 11, 2006, 17:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Loftus)

[ Thanks to Jane Walker for this link. ]

" Why has the I/O capacity of today's data centers been overlooked?

"Sharad Mehrotra: My feeling is that I/O has historically been treated as a bit of a stepchild in the industry. The more glitzy thing to do was to work on processor technology in general. It's sort of like going to the gym and seeing the guy with the really big arms and then looking down and [seeing his] really weak legs..."

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