[Cryptography] Washington Post: Google racing to encrypt links between data centers

Tony Arcieri bascule at gmail.com
Sat Sep 7 16:53:13 EDT 2013

On Fri, Sep 6, 2013 at 4:53 PM, Marcus D. Leech <mleech at ripnet.com> wrote:

> One wonders why they weren't already using link encryption systems?

Probably line rate and the cost of encrypting every single fiber link.
There are few vendors who sell line rate encryption for 10Gbps+

Tony Arcieri
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