Stories by Sameh Boujelbene, senior analyst, Dell'Oro Group

10Gbps server migration: The post-Romley era

Gigabit Ethernet has been the dominant server network option of choice for the past decade, with more than 200 million 1Gbps server ports shipped since the early 2000s. But the introduction of Intel's new Romley server platform, together with rapid adoption of virtualization options and the emergence of technologies such as Big Data, are fueling migration to 10 Gigabit Ethernet.