Exploring IBA Design Space for Improved Performance

  title={Exploring IBA Design Space for Improved Performance},
  author={Eun Jung Kim and Ki Hwan Yum and Chita R. Das and Mazin S. Yousif and Jos{\'e} Duato},
  journal={IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems},
InfiniBand architecture (IBA) is envisioned to be the default communication fabric for future system area networks (SANs) or clusters. However, IBA design is currently in its infancy since the released specification outlines only higher level functionalities, leaving it open for exploring various design alternatives. In this paper, we investigate four… CONTINUE READING