Netronome gets in-box support and certification in Linux 7.5

Netronome, a provider of high-performance intelligent networking solutions, has announced that the recently released Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 platform includes certified support for its family of Agilio SmartNICs, bringing enhanced performance and operational efficiency gains for networked servers, the company said.

This full support for Netronome technology as a network interface device on the world´s enterprise Linux platform can also help provide a bridge for enterprises seeking to use Agilio CX SmartNICs for OVS offloading in Red Hat Enterprise Linux.

Pairing Netronome technologies with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.5 provides enterprises with a cloud and NFV infrastructure solution designed to bring the benefits of hardware-based acceleration and efficiency to Linux-based, open source innovation.

Using Agilio CX SmartNICs with Red Hat Enterprise Linux can help data center operators extract more services and serve additional users and devices per server rack, while boosting their ability to deliver new services faster with higher quality of experience.

Netronome enables customers to increase the efficiency of their modern data center infrastructure, reducing total cost of ownership (TCO) and driving significantly higher revenue per server. Server-based networking has enabled rapid innovation and transformed the economics for data center compute and networking. Netronome is headquartered in Santa Clara, CA. To learn more, visit