Accolade and ntop Announce PF_Ring Support for ANIC Adapters at Sharkfest 2015

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PF_Ring support enables Snort, Suricata and Bro IPS, IDS software over ANIC adapters.

Accolade Technology, the innovation leader in high performance application acceleration adapters and ntop, the premier developer of open source and commercial packet capture and monitoring software today announced PF_Ring support for Accolade’s ANIC series of adapters at Sharkfest 2015.

Where:    Sharkfest 2015
                 Computer History Museum Gallery
                 1401 N Shoreline Blvd. Mountain View, CA 94043

When:     June 22-25, 2015 | Vendor Showcase – Table #4 - June 23, 2015 between 6pm – 9pm

PF_Ring is the most widely recognized open software interface that enables on-the-fly packet indexing, packet analysis acceleration and filtering. Accolade’s 1-100 GigE FPGA based adapters offer advanced acceleration capabilities such as line rate packet capture, precise time stamping, load balancing, flow classification and more. PF_Ring support now enables Open Source Security and Monitoring Appliance developers to benefit from ANIC acceleration.

“We are delighted to be partnering with Accolade Technology, a leader in the high performance FPGA based application acceleration market”, said Luca Deri, Founder of ntop, “PF_Ring support for Accolade’s adapters enables new and versatile options for the entire Snort, Suricata and Bro open source community.”

“Historically, open source has driven technological innovation. Accolade is committed to working with ntop to enable the most innovative and the highest performance Open Source Network Monitoring and Security Solutions,” said Robbie Dhillon, CEO Accolade Technology.

About ntop

Founded by Dr. Luca Deri in 1998, ntop develops optimized open source software solutions that accelerate the development of network traffic monitoring appliances. ntop’s flagship PF_Ring software is globally recognized as the standard for packet capture, monitoring and analysis application development. With software development operations in Europe and North America, ntop is headquartered in Pisa, Italy.

About Accolade Technology

Based in Massachusetts, Accolade Technology is the technology leader in the FPGA based Application Acceleration adapter/NIC market. Accolade’s ANIC series of advanced Adapters are optimized to offload multi-core host CPUs in a variety of target applications including network monitoring, network/cyber security, (IPS, IDS, DPI, DDoS, Network Forensics) network test, latency measurement and video monitoring. Accolade’s NICs offer the richest acceleration feature sets at the best value per GigE port in the 1 GigE to 100 GigE performance spectrum.

Contact info(at)accoladetechnology(dot)com or call 844-399-9903 to inquire about Accolade’s 60 Day, Cost Free Evaluation Program.

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