RLX Bulks Up Blade Offerings
At the Supercomputing 2003 show, RLX is rolling out its dual-processor ServerBlade 3200ix, growing its ActivStorage suite and offering prepackaged clusters.Blade pioneer RLX Technologies Inc. is filling out its offerings for the high-performance technical computing space. At the Supercomputing 2003 show this week in Phoenix, RLX is unveiling new hardware, interconnect technology and prepackaged offerings.
RLX, of Woodlands, Texas, is rolling out the dual-processor ServerBlade 3200ix, featuring Intel Corp.s 3.2GHz Xeon chip and 1MB of Level 3 cache. The companys 600ex chassis also now offers a 10GB stacking port option on its dual Gigabit Ethernet switch to increase chassis-to-chassis communication. In addition, RLX is offering InfiniBand support via Topspin Communications Inc.