twoheadedboy writes: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) standards body has announced the formation of a study group to explore the possibility of developing a new 400Gbps Ethernet standard, the first step on the way to insanely fast networks of the future. The group will meet for the first time between 14 and 17 May in Victoria, British Columbia in Canada. The IEEE wants to ensure networks can deal with the "burgeoning bandwidth tsunami", said John D’Ambrosia, chief Ethernet evangelist, CTO office at Dell and chair of the new group.
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