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a unit of information equal to 1000 megabits or 10^9 (1,000,000,000) bits

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By replacing our existing infrastructure with the Force10 E-Series, we know we have a resilient network that can take us through the transition to 100 Gigabit Ethernet without impacting our customers.
Designed to ensure line-rate connectivity between servers with data streams that exceed more than one Gigabit per second and the network core, the Force10 high density card enables True to lay the foundation for its next generation services by deploying 10 Gigabit Ethernet at the network edge that can scale from four Gigabits per second per port up to 10 Gigabits per second.
Force10 Networks, a pioneer in building and securing 10 Gigabit Ethernet networks, today introduced the industry's first security appliance that inspects, monitors, captures and blocks traffic at line-rate 10 Gigabit speeds.
While the 10 Gigabit Ethernet market is still in its early stages of growth, with projections estimating that it will more than double in 2006 to $1.
The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) was awarded "Best Spirit of the Challenge" for achieving 27 Gigabits per second of sustained disk to disk real application performance.
Intel Corporation today announced new wireless LAN, Gigabit Ethernet and 10 Gigabit Ethernet products that will drive Ethernet networks to higher speeds and new market segments.
Marvell (Nasdaq:MRVL), a technology leader in the development of extreme broadband communications solutions, today debuted its Alaska(TM) Quad fiber transceiver -- the industry's first and lowest power device to support the Ethernet GMII/RGMII interface for Gigabit Ethernet over fiber applications.
NASDAQ:FDRY), a performance and total solutions leader for end-to-end switching and routing, today announced its participation in the 10 Gigabit Ethernet interoperability demonstration hosted by the 10 Gigabit Ethernet Alliance (10GEA) at N+I Atlanta.
15 micron CMOS 10 Gigabit Ethernet transceiver, the Alaska(TM) X device, which features the lowest power, superior jitter performance and smallest form factor solution on the market today.
With QLogic's sixth-generation, highly integrated 16 port ASIC, customers will double throughput, and quadruple transaction speeds - when they configure SANs based on the SANbox2 and QLogic SANblade(TM) QLA2300 Series 2 Gigabit host bus adapters.
Crucial Components for Scaleable, Interoperable 2 Gigabit SAN
This software allows up to eight Intel network connections to work together in a server and could provide up to 16 Gigabits per second throughput.
Transmitting and receiving data simultaneously on all four pairs of cable, the Alaska chip achieves 2 gigabits per second data throughput.
Alacritech's SLIC Technology will offload TCP processing from network endpoints, allowing these systems to drive many gigabits per second of information at vastly greater efficiency levels over yesterday's network interface architecture.