As a leading networking solutions provider, Netronome unites the speed and flexibility of software innovation with the performance and scalability of hardware, bringing the efficiencies of mega-scale data centers to mainstream server networking.

Netronome products run on industry-standard server hardware and provide modern data center functions such as network virtualization, security, load balancing, and telemetry to fast-growing software-defined networking (SDN) and network functions virtualization (NFV) applications, and are optimally designed for x86 commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) server-based compute and service node applications. Netronome has already found significant success with tier-one customers such as Akamai, Blue Coat, Cisco and NTT Communications, providing high-performance x86 co-processing solutions for networking, security, load balancing, virtualization and SDN.

At the heart of this success is its deep market knowledge and core competency in the area of server-based networking. Utilizing its Agilio SmartNIC platform, Netronome is significantly expanding its market opportunity in 2018. Netronome's production-quality hardware and software platforms are available directly to cloud data center and telecommunications service providers, as well as to large enterprises adopting SDN and private/hybrid cloud practices. Netronome products are also available through partners such as OEMs, ODMs, system integrators and value added reseller (VAR) channels.

Our Team

Netronome’s team is a collaboration of some of the pioneers of flow processing-based networking technologies, with its roots in industry-leading organizations including AT&T Bell Labs, Broadcom, Cavium, FORE Systems, Intel and Mellanox. Now at Netronome, this diverse team is working together with the unified vision of bringing unprecedented levels of scale and efficiency to modern data center networking applications.


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Netronome utilizes a unique flow processing silicon and software architecture that works in compliance with standard server-based networking software. The result is uniquely built solutions leveraging technologies and architectures proven at mega-scale data centers, delivering the same levels of efficiencies to enterprises and service providers.