GSN ( Gigabyte System Network )
Bandwidth: 10 Gbit/sec Payload: 800 Mbit/s
Physical: Parallel Copper, Distance 50 m.
Parallel Fiber, Distance 75 > 200 m.
Frame size: Micropackets Transfer independent of file size
Low latency due to Operating System Bypass
Non Blocking Switches and Routers available.
WAN Connections: Bridge Connection to OC48
First Commercial hardware: 1998