Taipei, Taiwan – MAY 19, 2017 – Accton Technology Corporation (TWSE: 2345)
Accton provides NFV Cloud X86 Hardware Appliances for uCPE, vCPE, SD-WAN and SD-Security, helping Internet Service Providers(ISP) obtain service agility while maintaining CAPEX and OPEX efficiency and elasticity to upgrade CPE devices and/or update device software on a regular basis, these highly compatible with X86 open standard network platforms feature top-notch performance with reliability to accelerate ISP for networking services.
ISP or Enterprises are spending lot of time to deploy and manage customer premise equipment (CPE). Their sites have dedicated hardware that provide network functions with firewall, DHCP, NAT, WAN optimization, routing, load balancer, web filtering and UTM Security, IPS/IDS. These approaches result in complex design, overprovisioning and delays in delivering broadband services. A cloud based virtualized customer premise equipment (vCPE) solution can provide broadband services with a simple Layer 2 device and implementing cloud based network function using commercial off-the shelf (COTS) cloud appliances as shown in figure below.
Accton NFV Cloud Appliances SAF51011I and SAF51001I are high-performance open appliances based on standard Intel® x86 communications hardware platforms. These platforms are truly open, either install available operating system and application software that suits your needs, or build your own customized security device that represents a solid future-proof investment. The flexible platforms support a range of fixed Gigabit Ethernet interfaces and optional Wi-Fi. The designs include internal SATA, M.2, and eMMC disk drives, all contained within a single 1RU rack-mount or desktop form-factor. These devices are ideal as universal CPE(uCPE), virtual CPE (vCPE), SD-WAN, and SD-Security devices.
About Accton Technology Corporation
Founded in 1988, a global OEM/ODM leader in advanced networking and communication equipment. With its international headquarters based in Taiwan’s Hsinchu Science Park, today Accton has 3300 employees worldwide and a customer-partnership network that includes industry leaders in networking and communications. With over 29 years of experience in networking platform design and development for first-tier players, Accton is globally recognized for its technical expertise and manufacturing flexibility in data center infrastructure and cloud solutions. For more information about Cloud Appliance Product, visit Accton NFV, https://www.accton-nfv.com.