Tag Archives: TELCO CLOUD

What Is a SmartNIC

Everyone is talking about DPUs (Data Processing Unit) based SmartNIC but without ever answering one simple question: what is a “SmartNIC ” and what do they do? Now a NIC of course stands for a “Network Interface Card”; practically speaking a NIC is a PCIe card that plugs into server or storage box to enable […]

Mellanox and Red Hat Deliver Unprecedented Performance, Efficiency and Simplicity for NFV Infrastructure and Agile Cloud Data Centers

At Red Hat Summit 2018, Mellanox announced an open, high performance and easy to deploy Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure (NFVI) and cloud data center solution combining Red Hat Enterprise Linux cloud software with in-box support of Mellanox NIC hardware. Our close collaboration and joint validation with Red Hat, has yielded a fully integrated NFV and […]

Fighting Distributed Attacks (DDoS) with Distributed Defense

Part 1: The DDoS Threat and Changing Landscape of Protection Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks have been around for quite a while and their profile was raised again last month when Dyn Inc., one of the largest DNS provider sites, was hit with a very large scale (tens of millions of zombie agents) attack […]

Get Your Cloud Networking Done Right: Find Out How from Mellanox at OpenStack Summit Barcelona

You want your cloud network to be software-defined, but without compromising performance or efficiency. How about 25G, 50G or 100Gbps speed without glitches? How about earth-shattering DPDK or virtualized network function (VNF) performance? How about unleashing your NVMe SSD speed potentials with software defined storage? The hyperscale giants are doing all of this and more […]