Centec, DASAN Network Solutions to develop next generation networking solutions

Centec Networks, an innovator of Ethernet switching silicon and SDN white box solutions, and DASAN Network Solutions, a global market provider of network solutions in Korea, have partnered to develop comprehensive, flexible and cost-effective next generation network solutions, the companies said.

James Sun, chief executive officer of Centec Networks, and Kevin Lee, vice president of DASAN Network Solutions, attended the memorandum of understanding (MOU) signing ceremony at Centec´s headquarter in Suzhou.

Combining Centec´s leadership in high-speed Ethernet switching silicon with DASAN´s rich system design experience, the two companies will jointly develop next-generation network switching solutions that address all hierarchical layers of the open-networking ecosystem, from chips and equipment to network operating systems and applications.

Already collaborators in numerous industry standards groups, the companies plan to expand their work together on industry specifications and initiatives aimed at handling today´s global data traffic explosion using innovative technologies that improve flexibility and efficiency while lowering total cost of ownership.

Centec Networks provides innovative switching silicon and white box solutions that improve SDN deployment while empowering it for carrier, enterprise and data center networks.

Leveraging a high-performance open SDN architecture, Centec enables seamless migration from the traditional L2, L3 and MPLS/MPLS-TP architecture to the new SDN era while solving some of SDN´s biggest challenges.