Press Releases

Netronome Releases Express Virtio (XVIO) Technology Delivering Industry’s Fastest and Lowest Cost OpenStack Networking

October 25, 2016

Agilio server networking platforms with XVIO technology resolve OpenStack-based private and public cloud operational and performance challenges with turnkey cloud solutions from Ericsson and Juniper Networks, platforms deliver hardware-based efficiencies while maintaining full VM mobility

OPENSTACK SUMMIT, BARCELONA, SPAIN – OCTOBER 25, 2016 –Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today announced the addition of Express Virtio (XVIO) technology to its Agilio™ Server Networking Platform. An industry first, the innovative XVIO technology eliminates significant operational, performance and server efficiency-related challenges. XVIO brings to the standard Virtio drivers available in many Guest OS’s the level of performance ...

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Netronome Announces 25GbE Intelligent Server Adapters with OpenStack Firewall Security and Open vSwitch Acceleration

August 09, 2016

The Agilio CX dual-port 25GbE server networking platform delivers scalable, high-performance and zero-trust security while improving server efficiency and cutting cabling costs for Cloud, SDN and NFV applications

SILICON VALLEY OPENSTACK SUMMIT, SANTA CLARA, CA – AUGUST 9, 2016 – Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today further enhanced its flagship Agilio Server Networking Platform by announcing the Agilio™ CX dual-port 25GbE intelligent server adapter (ISA) and Agilio OVS Firewall software. The hardware and software-based platform is integrated with the Mirantis OpenStack solution for seamless cloud-based provisioning. Compared to other 25GbE ...

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Netronome Announces Availability of Industry’s First Integrated P4 and C Programming on Production Server Adapter Hardware

May 23, 2016

Netronome’s Newest Integrated Development Environment Vastly Improves Cloud Service Provider SLAs and Developer Productivity; Enables Seamless Programming of Highly Efficient, Software-Defined Networking Applications on the Agilio Server Networking Platform

P4 LANGUAGE CONSORTIUM WORKSHOP, PALO ALTO, CA. – MAY 23, 2016 – Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today announced the availability of the industry’s first P4 and C compliant Integrated Development Environment (IDE) for dynamically programming new networking capabilities on the Agilio™ CX and LX family of intelligent server adapters (ISAs) from Netronome. Offered as part of Netronome’s Programmer Studio v6.0 product, this new IDE ...

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Netronome Brings Efficient Hardware-Accelerated OpenStack Networking to a Wide Range of Cloud Applications

April 25, 2016

Demonstrations of Agilio Server Networking Platform with Enhanced OpenStack Networking Showcases Up To 6X Lower Total Cost of Ownership for Broader Cloud IaaS, Enterprise IT and Telco NFV Workloads

OPENSTACK SUMMIT, AUSTIN, TEXAS – APRIL 25, 2016 – Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today announced the SDN and NFV industry’s first ever demonstrations of high-performance, efficient cloud networking orchestration using OpenStack together with a comprehensive range of popular open source server-based networking solutions. With Agilio™ CX intelligent server adapters and software from Netronome, hardware-based efficiencies currently available in OpenStack networking can ...

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Netronome to Present at Open Networking Summit

March 11, 2016

Netronome to Address Increasing Networking Capabilities at the Edge of the Network using Server-based Networking

SANTA CLARA, CA – MARCH 11, 2016 – Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, will be participating in a joint plenary session with AT&T on March 15, 2016, at the Open Networking Summit in Santa Clara, CA. In the session, Netronome will be discussing the Cloud and SDN-driven paradigm of “Intelligence at the Edge” and what new capabilities are uncovered through the combination of Intelligent Server Adapters (ISAs) and x86 CPUs when implementing server-based networking. Learn more ...

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Netronome and Ericsson Demonstrate up to 5X Lower Total Cost of Ownership for SDN and NFV Applications

February 22, 2016

Ericsson Cloud SDN Platform Accelerated by the Agilio™ Server-Based Networking Solution from Netronome Delivers up to 5X Higher Virtual Machine Density and Performance per Server Rack

BARCELONA, SPAIN, MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS – FEBRUARY 22, 2016 – Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, and Ericsson, a world leader in communications technology and services, today announced a joint demonstration of the Ericsson Cloud SDN Platform accelerated by the Netronome Agilio server-based networking solution. The demonstration, featured this week in Ericsson’s exhibit booth (Hall 2, Stand 2N60) at Mobile World Congress, will showcase significant reduction ...

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Netronome Expands Worldwide Channel Sales Footprint

February 17, 2016

Broadband, Colfax and DSCon to Provide Agilio Server-Based Networking Solution in North America, Western Europe and Russia

SANTA CLARA, CA – FEBRUARY 17, 2016 – Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today announced partnerships with Broadband, Colfax International and DSCon to bring the Agilio™ Server Networking Platform to end-users in North America, Western Europe, Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). Broadband, Colfax and DSCon join existing Netronome worldwide channel partners in the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.

“The Agilio server-based networking platform enables businesses of all sizes to dramatically increase the efficiency of ...

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Netronome Brings the Efficiencies of Mega-Scale Data Centers to Mainstream Server Networking

January 26, 2016

New Agilio™ Server-Based Intelligent Networking Solutions Unite the Speed and Flexibility of Networking Software Innovation with the Performance and Efficiency of Hardware; Deliver Up to 5X Higher Throughput and Reduce CPU Requirements by Up to 80 Percent

SANTA CLARA, CALIFORNIA – JANUARY 26, 2016 – Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today announced its Agilio Server Networking Platform, the first intelligent, software and hardware-based solution designed to completely and transparently offload server-based networking data paths, such as open virtual switch (OVS), Juniper Networks® Contrail vRouter, and Linux® firewall. The Agilio platform enables businesses ...

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Netronome to Present at the 18th Annual Needham Growth Conference

January 08, 2016

Santa Clara, CA - January 8, 2016 - Netronome®, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today announced that it will present at the 18th Annual Needham Growth Conference in New York City on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 2:30pm Eastern Time. The presentation at the New York Palace Hotel will feature Netronome’s CEO and Co-Founder, Niel Viljoen and CFO, Perry Grace.

The Needham Growth Conference will operate from January 12 through January 14, 2016 giving institutional investors, private equity firms and venture capitalists access to over 375 public and private growth companies from a broad range ...

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Netronome CEO Niel Viljoen to Present at AGC Partners 11th Annual Information Security Conference

Santa Clara, CA. – April 20, 2015 – Netronome today announced that its Chief Executive Officer, Niel Viljoen, will present at AGC Partners’ 11th Annual Information Security Conference being held April 20-21, 2015 at the Park Central Hotel in San Francisco, California. Mr. Viljoen will present on Monday, April 20 at 9:15 a.m. in the Information Security Private Company Track. Also in attendance will be Netronome’s Chief Financial Officer Perry Grace.

Now in its 11th year, AGC’s information security conference is being held in conjunction with the annual RSA security conference at Moscone Center in San Francisco. AGC’s West Coast Technology ...

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Netronome CEO Niel Viljoen to Present at 27th Annual Roth Conference

Newport Beach, CA – March 5, 2015 – Netronome today announced that its Chief Executive Officer Niel Viljoen will present at the 27th Annual ROTH Conference being held March 8 – 11, 2015 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Laguna Niguel, CA. Mr. Viljoen will present on Tuesday, March 10, at 10 a.m. in the Private Company Track that is designed to provide investors with unique insights into emerging growth companies. Also in attendance will be Netronome’s Chief Financial Officer Perry Grace.

The ROTH Conference features presentations from select growth companies by way of Q&A sessions, expert panels and one-on-one small ...

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Netronome CEO Niel Viljoen to Present at 17th Annual Needham Growth Conference

Santa Clara, CA – January 8, 2015 – Netronome today announced that its Chief Executive Officer Niel Viljoen will present at the 17th Annual Needham Growth Conference (NGC) being held on Tuesday, January 13, 2015 in New York City. NGC provides institutional investors, private equity firms and venture capitalists access to over 375 growth companies from a broad range of industries, including semiconductors, communications and enterprise infrastructure.

Mr. Viljoen will focus on the dramatic transformation that networks are undergoing as they transition from vertically integrated, proprietary systems to open, software-defined, commodity platforms. He will also discuss Netronome’s role in improving performance ...

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Netronome Collaborates with Microsoft on Multi-Cloud SDN-NFV Service Orchestration

Santa Clara, CA – June 1, 2015 – Netronome today announced its ongoing technology collaboration with Microsoft at the upcoming tmforumlive! Conference June 1 – 4 in Nice, France to demonstrate dynamic load balancing across multiple virtual machines (VMs) operating in multi-cloud environments. The demonstration is a key part of the Multi-Cloud SDN-NFV Service Orchestration segment of the tmforumlive! Catalyst program. Catalyst projects showcase rapid-fire proof-of-concept demonstrations that bring together leading innovators leveraging TM Forum best practices and standards to ensure technology scalability, reuse, and reduced costs and risks.

This Catalyst project extends the Netronome/Microsoft collaboration from last December’s ...

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Netronome Demonstrates Smart Flow Processing at InteropNet SDN Lab 2015

Santa Clara, CA – April 28, 2015 – Netronome today announced it will be demonstrating high-performance networking solutions for cloud, data center, service provider and enterprise communications products in the InteropNet SDN Lab. Interop Las Vegas, the leading technology conference for the global IT community, is being held from April 28 to May 1, 2015. The SDN Lab tests the interoperability of open source and vendor products and demonstrates SDN concepts in a variety of scenarios. Netronome will also be exhibiting in booth #1267 to showcase its family of SDN-enabled hardware and software products.

“Netronome’s Smart Flow Processing solutions include intelligent ...

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Netronome Hosts P4/C Developer’s Conference For Host-Based Networking Data Path Experts

Santa Clara, CA – November 17, 2015 – Netronome, a leading provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, today announced its inaugural P4/C developer’s conference for networking data path experts designing or conducting research on host-based networking applications. P4, a high-level data path programming language defined by the P4 Consortium, is a promising technology that can be augmented with C-based applications to enable hardware-accelerated and host-based networking data path functions such as virtualization, security, traffic management, and telemetry applications.

At the conference, commercial and academic developers will learn about the Netronome® Integrated Development Environment (IDE) that includes the open-source P4 compiler and ...

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Netronome Showcases Next-Gen Intelligent Server Adapter Delivering 20x OVS Performance at Open Networking Summit 2015

Santa Clara, CA – June 15, 2015 – Netronome today announced the company will demonstrate its next-generation intelligent server adapter solutions that address key performance, efficiency and security challenges posed by SDN and NFV architectures, at the Open Networking Summit 2015 June 15 – 18 in Booth 217. Designed with standards-based open networking software supporting open vSwitch (OVS), OpenStack and DPDK, these breakthrough intelligent server adapters are designed for standard servers and semi-custom appliances and feature a range of price/performance options. Netronome® intelligent adapters are purpose-built for cloud-scale and next-generation datacenters with advanced scalability and security capabilities that deliver best-in-class ...

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Netronome Showcases Smart Flow Processing Platform at RSA 2015

Santa Clara, CA. – April 20, 2015 – Netronome today announced that the company will demonstrate its portfolio of Flow Processors, FlowNICs and software solutions at RSA in Booth #S1733. These smart flow processing solutions are designed to futureproof hyperscale and next-generation datacenters with advanced scalability and security while delivering best-in-class price/performance.

“2015 is shaping up to be the year of Software-Defined Everything,” said Netronome Senior Vice President and General Manager of Marketing Jarrod Siket. “This has significant implications for networking and security equipment designers who must figure out how best to deliver cloud-scale security, performance and economics for enterprise and ...

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Netronome Submits First Open Compute Project Mezzanine Specification for a 10/40GBE Programmable Server Adapter

Santa Clara, CA. – March 10, 2015 – Netronome today announced it has submitted a draft specification to the Open Compute Project (OCP) for an Open Cloud Server (OCS) 10 and 40 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) programmable server adapter mezzanine card. The design dramatically improves data center server efficiency by offloading the virtual switch datapath used for server and network virtualization, and delivering application and tenant-level security using software defined networking (SDN).

Netronome will be showing the industry’s first 40GbE programmable server adapter for Open Cloud Server at the Open Compute Project Summit 2015 held on March 10-11 at the San ...

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Netronome to Discuss Programmable Server Adapter Solutions For Host-Based Software-Defined Networks at Linley Data Center Conference 2015

Santa Clara, CA. – February 18, 2015 – Netronome today announced it will showcase solutions for intelligent, programmable server adapters in high-speed software-defined networks as a Gold Sponsor at the Linley Data Center Conference 2015. The conference, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Santa Clara, California, on February 25–26, will focus on the processors, components and interconnects for next generation data center servers and networking.

In addition to Netronome’s prominent presence as a sponsor and exhibitor at the conference, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Strategy and Data Center Business Unit, Sujal Das, will deliver a widely anticipated presentation titled, ...

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Netronome to Present at Stifel Technology, Internet & Media Conference

San Francisco, CA – February 9, 2015 – Netronome today announced that it will present at the Stifel Technology, Internet & Media Conference to be held February 9 – 10, 2015 at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, California. In attendance will be Netronome’s Chief Executive Officer Niel Viljoen and Chief Financial Officer Perry Grace. Stifel conferences provide institutional investors with high-level access to senior management and industry experts to showcase dynamic emerging companies and investigate critical trends that are driving the global economy.

Mr. Viljoen will present on February 9th from 11:30 am – 12:00 pm PST. His ...

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Data Center Expert Joins Netronome’s Executive Team

Santa Clara, CA – October 8, 2014 – Netronome, the leading provider of data plane processing solutions for software-defined networks (SDN), today announced Sujal Das has joined the executive management team as the senior vice president and general manager of strategy and Data Center Business Unit. Das brings more than 20 years of experience with success in leading growth for a number of networking semiconductor companies including Broadcom, Mellanox and Marvell.

“Sujal’s leadership and experience will help us continue building and enhancing Netronome’s success in the data center market,” says Niel Viljoen, CEO and founder of Netronome. “He brings the right ...

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Netronome, Advantech and Spirent Demonstrate Solution for SDN-Enabled Appliances and Servers

Santa Clara, CA – October 14, 2014 Netronome, the leading provider of data plane processing solutions for software-defined networks (SDN), today announced that the company will jointly demonstrate a solution, with Advantech and Spirent Communications, for high-performance appliances and servers in carrier-grade SDN and network functions virtualization (NFV) designs. The demonstration will be featured in the ONF SDN Solutions Showcase at the SDN and OpenFlow World Congress 2014 in Düsseldorf, Germany.

The demonstration features the Advantech® CGS-6010 server with Netronome® FlowNIC PCIe acceleration cards and FlowEnvironment software. The solution targets high-bandwidth virtualized environments where load balancing and packet classification tasks ...

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Netronome Appoints Sean Maloney to Board of Directors

Santa Clara, CA – July 8, 2014 – Netronome, the leading provider of data plane processing solutions for Software-Defined Networks (SDN), today announced the appointment of Sean Maloney to the company’s board of directors. Mr. Maloney held a variety of executive roles during a 30-year career at Intel, most recently serving as chairman of Intel China.

“Sean’s proven track record and deep industry knowledge has made him an invaluable voice and leader in the industry,” said Robert Sansom, chairman of the board at Netronome. “Netronome has achieved record revenue growth and is well positioned for its next phase of opportunities. Sean’s ...

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Netronome Awarded a 2014 SDN Excellence Award from TMC’s INTERNET TELEPHONY

Santa Clara, CA – April 17, 2014Netronome, the leading provider of data plane processing solutions for software-defined networks (SDN), today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the Netronome SDN middlebox solution as a 2014 Excellence in SDN Award winner presented by TMC’s INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine and SDN Zone.

“It is exciting to have our SDN middlebox solution recognized as an innovative product for SDN,” said Jarrod Siket, Netronome’s senior vice president of marketing. “This solution is a testament to our powerful technology and leadership in the emerging software-defined networking market.”

Netronome’s accelerated SDN middlebox solution provides ...

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Netronome Discusses Methods to Efficiently Scale Data Center Server Networking Performance

Santa Clara, CA – October 22, 2014 – Netronome, the leading provider of data plane processing solutions for software-defined networks (SDN), today announced that they will discuss a processing architecture to address scalability issues facing cloud network providers at The Linley Tech Processor Conference on October 23, 2014, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Santa Clara, California.

“Large scale data center operators face new challenges as their next wave of deployments include higher power CPUs and network interconnects moving to 25, 40, and 100 Gigabit Ethernet,” said Bob Wheeler, principal analyst at The Linley Group. “A new class of intelligent ...

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Netronome Expert to Discuss Openness in SDN and NFV

Santa Clara, CA – May 30, 2014 – Netronome, the leading provider of data plane processing solutions for software-defined networks (SDN), today announced that one of their industry experts will present at the Network Virtualization & SDN World and the API Forum in London May 29-30, on behalf of Netronome and the Open Networking Foundation (ONF).

Nabil Damouny, senior director of strategic marketing at Netronome, Rapporteur of the Compute-Storage Domain at ETSI NFV and vice chair of Marketing Committee, ONF, will participate in the panel discussion, “Realizing the Benefits of Community Openness and Collaboration,” and present, “Developing Open APIs.”

“As ...

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Netronome Launches Data Plane Hardware and Software for SDN and NFV Designs

Santa Clara, CA – March 4, 2014 – Netronome, the leading provider of data plane processing solutions for software-defined networks (SDN), today announced a platform architecture to augment virtual switch implementations with hardware acceleration NICs in standard servers for SDN and network functions virtualization (NFV) designs. The new products include a suite of FlowNIC™ PCIe Gen3 cards that scale up to 200 Gbps, along with a new FlowEnvironment™ software package that provides standards-based APIs and configuration protocols for virtual switch offload and acceleration.

“Netronome solves the scalability problem of virtual switch implementations in the intelligent network locations where the highest throughput ...

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Netronome SDN And NFV Solutions Showcased at SDN and OpenFlow World Congress

Santa Clara, CA – October 15, 2014 – Netronome, the leading provider of data plane processing solutions for software-defined networks (SDN), today announced that the company’s solutions for SDN and network functions virtualization (NFV) designs will be demonstrated along with their partners in several venues at the SDN and OpenFlow World Congress in Düsseldorf, Germany, October 13-20, 2014. The premier SDN and NFV event in Europe will feature two presentations by Netronome industry experts, as well as three demonstrations with industry partners.

Netronome FlowNIC acceleration cards and FlowEnvironment software will power standard x86-based servers in three demonstrations:

Netronome Showcases SDN-Controlled Network Security Applications at RSA Conference 2014

Santa Clara, CA – February 25, 2014 – Netronome, the leading developer of flow processors, today announced that the company will be demonstrating reference platforms designed to scale cyber security applications to 100 Gbps at RSA 2014. The solution, consisting of Netronome’s flow processors, acceleration cards, and software, accelerates standard x86 platforms in SDN networks and network functions virtualization (NFV) designs.

Taking place from February 24-28 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, RSA 2014 brings industry leaders and security experts together to examine the latest advances in technology and discuss security challenges facing organizations. Netronome’s demonstration in booth 1427 ...

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