IBM BNT RackSwitch Receives 2010 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award
IBM (News - Alert) BNT RackSwitch G8264Recognized for Outstanding Innovation
ARMONK, N.Y. - 1 Aug 2011: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named IBM BNT RackSwitch G8264 as a recipient of a 2010Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award.
The IBM BNT RackSwitch™ G8264 is IBM System Networking'sinnovative 10/40 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) switch specifically designed for the data center, providing speed, intelligence and interoperability on a proven platform. The IBM BNT RackSwitch G8264 offers up to 64x10 GbE and up to four 40 GbE ports-1.28 Tbps in a 1U footprint.
"We are proud that the 2010 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award recognizes IBM System Networking innovation," said Vikram Mehta, Vice President, IBM System Networking. "The IBM RackSwitch G8264 is designed for today's most demanding requirements at the data center edge to interconnect highly virtualized servers equipped with 10 Gigabit Ethernet and provide seamless migration to 40 Gigabit upstream networks."
"IBM BNT RackSwitch G8264 waschosen to receive a 2010 Product of the Year Award for exceptionaladvancements in datacommunications," said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC (News - Alert). "The IBM BNT RackSwitch G8264 has shownbenefits for its customersand provides ROI for the companies that use it. Congratulations to the entire team at IBM System Networking.I look forward to more innovative solutions from them in the coming year."
The Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award recognizes the vision, leadership, and thoroughness that are characteristics of the prestigious award. The most innovative products and services brought to the market from March 2009 through March 2010were chosen as winners oftheCommunications Solutions Product of the Year Award.
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