ENP Newswire -
Release date- 20092013 -
Building on this success, the Brocade Vyatta 5600 vRouter is the latest addition to the company's NFV product portfolio and brings with it an impressive performance boost. As the first virtual router for telco-class networks, the Brocade Vyatta 5600 is up to 40 times faster than competitive virtual routing products1.
The latest network-centric x86 servers deliver outstanding packet processing capabilities and are increasingly populated with 10 GbE Network Interface Cards (NICs) to accommodate data traffic growth. The Brocade Vyatta 5600 enables telcos and large service providers to harness this extremely cost-efficient networking power by leveraging software instead of deploying traditional purpose-built hardware.
Directly answers the NFV call to action of the world's largest telecommunication and service providers
Leverages Brocade vPlane technology capable of 10 Gbps throughput per x86 core
Addresses use cases such as BGP routing, ACL offload and Virtual BGP Route Reflection, among others
Is currently in limited availability and scheduled for general availability at the end of 2013
Complements the Brocade Vyatta 5400 vRouter product family, which is designed for Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) and is currently deployed by industry leaders such as
'In proof-of-concept tests with large carriers, we are seeing a
'From our surveys, global service providers believe that NFV represents a fundamental change in telecom network architecture that will deliver benefits in operational efficiency, shorter time to new services and revenue as well as
'To date, strong progress has been made on developing platforms that abstract system controls from underlying infrastructures, but limited progress has been made on harnessing dramatic advances in x86 platform performance in handling Layer 3 networking and other challenging functions required for customers to go truly virtual. With the Vyatta 5600, Brocade is making an innovative contribution to the state-of-the-art in network functions virtualization.
The 5600's powerful vPlane architecture allows it to handle tougher network and cloud data center use cases, such as L3 edge routing, BGP route reflection and ACL offload as examples. And the 5600 fully captures the economic benefits of using x86 platforms for networking confirming Brocade's position as an important innovator and leader in network functions virtualization.'
'Brocade's new Vyatta 5600 vRouter offers truly impressive capabilities just as the NFV movement is gaining mainstream momentum. Brocade continues to drive the industry forward with its focus on software networking gained from its acquisition of Vyatta. The Brocade Vyatta 5400 vRouter leads the industry in adoption with cloud service providers as a proven and pragmatic solution, and now the Brocade Vyatta 5600 breaks into a new realm of performance leadership for telco-grade applications.'
[Editorial queries for this story should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org]
((Comments on this story may be sent to email@example.com))
Most Popular Stories
- Twitter Coming to Phones Without Internet
- NASA Fellowships, Scholarships Bring Diversity to Workforce
- Dish Network Leads 2013 Top 50 Advertisers List
- Entravision Initiates Quarterly Cash Dividend
- Networks Vie for U.S. Hispanic TV Viewers
- Ad Counts Rise in 2013 for Hispanic Magazines
- Warner Bros. Unleashes 'Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug' Merchandise
- Shanghai Smog Forces Factory Shutdowns
- How to Arm Yourself Against CryptoLocker Virus
- Amanda Bynes Enrolls in California's FIDM