NoviFlow, Ordnance Networks deliver cloud-based high-performance

NoviFlow Inc., a vendor of high-performance OpenFlow-based switching and routing solutions, and Ordnance Networks, which provides carriers and the cloud edge with a one-touch, carrier-grade Network as a Service (NaaS) platform, today announced a partnership, the company said.

Together, the companies deliver a joint BNG/Broadband Remote Access Server (BRAS) solution; the first in a family of performance and cost-optimized Virtual Carrier Services uniting NoviFlow´s high performance forwarding planes with Ordnance´s next-generation telecommunications software platform.

NoviFlow´s line of high-performance fully programmable forwarding planes also leverage the advanced packet handling capabilities of network processors to significantly boost throughput, offer enhanced filtering options at line rates of 1Gbps, 10Gbps, 25Gbps, 40 G and 100 Gbps, and support up to 16 million simultaneous flows.

The NoviSwitch/NoviWare programmable match-action pipeline architecture was specifically designed to simultaneously support in a single device multiple network services such as switching, routing, service chaining, firewalling, load balancing, etc.

NoviFlow Inc. provides high-performance OpenFlow-based switching solutions to network carriers, data center operators and enterprises seeking greater control, security and flexibility over their networks. NoviFlow has offices in Montreal, Sunnyvale and Seattle, and representatives in Asia Pacific, Europe and the Middle East.

Ordnance Networks provides carriers and the cloud edge with a one-touch, carrier-grade Network as a Service platform that enables rapid software automated service delivery, reducing the need for network engineers to be involved in customer moves, adds and changes.