John F. Kim

John Kim is director of storage marketing at NVIDIA in the Networking Business Unit, where he helps customers and vendors benefit from high performance network connections, SmartNIC offloads, and Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA), especially in the areas of storage, big data, and artificial intelligence. A frequent blogger, conference speaker, and webcast presenter, John is also chair of the Storage Networking Industry Association’s Networking Storage Forum (SNIA NSF). After starting his high tech career at an IT helpdesk and as a network administrator, John worked in solution marketing, product management, and alliances for enterprise software companies and then at enterprise storage vendors NetApp and EMC. He joined Mellanox in 2013 and then NVIDIA in 2020.
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Posts by John F. Kim


OCI Accelerates HPC, AI, and Database Using RoCE and NVIDIA ConnectX

Oracle is one of the top cloud service providers in the world, supporting over 22,000 customers and reporting revenue of nearly $4 billion per quarter and... 18 MIN READ
An animated visualization of Red Hat Openshift running on the NVIDIA BlueField DPU

Accelerating Cloud-Ready Infrastructure and Kubernetes with Red Hat OpenShift and the NVIDIA BlueField DPU

The IT world is moving to cloud, and cloud is built on containers managed with Kubernetes. We believe the next logical step is to accelerate this infrastructure... 9 MIN READ
Visual reprentation of NVIDIA DOCA software framework emphasizing the security component

NVIDIA Introduces BlueField DPU as a Platform for Zero Trust Security with NVIDIA DOCA 1.2

Today NVIDIA introduced the NVIDIA DOCA 1.2 software for NVIDIA BlueField DPUs, the world’s most advanced data processing unit (DPU). This latest release,... 8 MIN READ

Offloading and Isolating Data Center Workloads with NVIDIA Bluefield DPU

Today’s data centers are evolving rapidly and require new types of processors called data processing units (DPUs). The new requirements demand a specific type... 5 MIN READ
Data Science

Accelerating Edge Computing with a Smarter Network

Demand for edge computing is growing rapidly because people increasingly need to analyze and use data where it’s created instead of trying to send it back to... 9 MIN READ

Accelerating Solution Development with DOCA on NVIDIA BlueField DPUs

DOCA is a software framework for developing applications on BlueField DPUs. By using DOCA, you can offload infrastructure workloads from the host CPU and... 9 MIN READ