Stac Benchmarks Reuters RMDS on InfiniBand

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Securities Technology Analysis Center (Stac) has released its first study of Reuters RMDS on a system using InfiniBand networking. In the benchmarks, the Voltaire InfiniBand solution reduced latency by up to 46% compared to Ethernet. Using expected 2007 peak update rates, the difference amounts to a quarter millisecond for US level 1 equities and nearly half a millisecond for OPRA.