SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
the leading developer of flow processors, announced that they will
discuss platform requirements for software-defined networking (SDN) and
network functions virtualization (NFV) at The Linley Group Data Center
Conference. Netronome experts will be featured in two separate sessions
during the two-day conference. Additionally, Netronome will be
demonstrating their flow processors, acceleration cards, and software
during the event.
Robert Truesdell, product manager of software at Netronome will present,
“Networks in Transformation: SDN and NFV Implications on Processor
Requirements,” at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Santa Clara, Calif., on
February 5 during the Accelerating the Data Center track.Truesdellwill discuss how the emergence of hyperscale data centers are
prompting businesses to shift from proprietary systems to
software-controlled commodity platforms for services and switching.
“The way we view networks is drastically changing as SDN and NFV are
enabling seamless service migration, simplified management and massive
scale out in the data center,” said Bob Wheeler, principal analyst at
The Linley Group. “Highly intelligent processors are becoming even more
essential in today’s network designs considering they provide the tools
to effectively analyze traffic and ensure top-tier levels of security
within data centers.”
Nabil Damouny, vice chair, ONF Market Education Committee and senior
director, strategic marketing at Netronome, will also be taking part in
the Software-Defined Networking panel, held on February 6.
Moderated by Wheeler, this panel will examine the current state of SDN
standards and implementations and explore the impact SDN is having on
silicon, system, and software designs.
“Data center operators now rely on open software that runs on standard,
high volume servers and switches,” said Jarrod Siket, senior vice
president of marketing at Netronome. “In order to fulfill the promise of
open networking, engineers are looking for complete platform solutions
that include the full suite of processing, software and hardware for
The conference will highlight recent innovations and perspectives within
the industry of data center networking. Topics covered in the conference
include SDN, virtualization, network convergence, Open Compute,
OpenStack, Open Data Center Alliance, APIs and power efficient hardware.
For more information on the conference, please visit http://www.linleygroup.com/events/event.php?num=26.
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Netronome is a fabless semiconductor company and leader in flow
processing. Netronome’s solutions include flow processing silicon,
software, tools and acceleration platforms that scale up to 400 Gbps.
They are used by networking equipment OEMs worldwide in carrier-grade
and enterprise-class communications products that require deep packet
inspection, flow analysis, content processing, virtualization and
security. Netronome’s flow processors are supported by comprehensive
tools and a broad ecosystem of premier partners. Netronome’s products
are developed in labs in Santa Clara, CA, Boxborough, MA and Pittsburgh,
PA. For more information on Netronome’s products and technology, visit www.netronome.com.
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