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

April 17, 2014

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 advanced networking services in data center environments. The platform solution combines Netronome’s flow processors, flow environment software, and PCIe FlowNICs to offload and accelerate the OpenFlow and Open vSwitch data path for SDN middleboxes and NFV appliances. As a result, data center and carrier networks are now deploying 200G advanced services based on standard high volume servers with Netronome acceleration in highly virtualized SDN environments.

“Recognizing leaders advancing SDN technologies, TMC is proud to announce Netronome as a recipient of the annual Excellence in SDN Award,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “The Netronome SDN middleboxsolutionhas demonstrated innovation and will help shape the face of the quickly evolving industry. It is our pleasure to honor Netronomefor their inspiring work.”

SDN architecture has already had a profound impact on the IT and Telecom industries and, as this technology continues to grow in popularity, the Excellence in SDN Awards recognizes the companies that are leading the way in SDN architecture and applications.

Winners of the Excellence in SDN Award are published in the May 2014 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine.

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About Netronome
Netronome is the leading developer of high-performance networking solutions for cloud, data center, service provider and enterprise communications products. Netronome flow processing solutions increase the performance of virtualized servers by offloading compute-intensive workloads such as network virtualization, security, flow classification, content processing, deep packet inspection and dynamic load balancing. Netronome products are used by networking OEMs, ODMs worldwide and include FlowProcessors, FlowNICs and FlowKit software. Netronome’s processors are supported by comprehensive tools and a broad ecosystem of premier partners. Netronome products are developed in labs in Santa Clara, CA, Boxborough, MA and Pittsburgh, PA. To learn more about Netronome and its products, please visit

About TMC:

TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients’ goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world’s leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Cloud4SMB Expo; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 – HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; Mobile Payment Conference; Software Telco Congress, StartupCamp; Super Wi-Fi & Shared Spectrum Summit; SIP Trunking-Unified Communications Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo; WebRTC Conference & Expo III; and more. For more information about TMC, visit