High Performance Network Forum (HNF)
Overview: The High Performance Networking Forum (HNF) promoted the Gigabyte System Network (GSN - a trademark of the HNF) and High Performance Parallel Interface (HIPPI) networking. Its objective was to develop and promote open and interoperable GSN and HIPPI solutions. Its membership included platform vendors and research institutions. GSN technology is applicable for organizations requiring movement of large amounts of information including scientific and technical computing, HDTV, data mining, transaction processing, video and film archiving, and storage management. The proposed ANSI standard provided for interoperability with Ethernet, Fibre Channel, ATM, HIPPI-800 and other standards.
Specifications: Not available
IPR Policy: Not available
Current Status: Inactive
Last Updated: February 19, 2014