6WIND Named IDC vRouter Innovator

IDC published its Virtual Routers Innovators Report. 6WIND’s vRouters were recognized for a variety of deployment options suitable for high performance use cases including BGP and core routing, IPsec VPN Gateways, CG-NAT and BNG.

 

6WIND’s vRouters are high performance software routers designed to offer a cost-effective alternative to hardware routers. The 6WIND vRouter advantage includes:

 

  • Scalable Performance: Up to 12 million packets per second per core of IP Forwarding, 18 Gbps per core of IPsec, up to 1 million routes and 100,000 IPsec tunnels. Performance scales with the numbers of cores and hardware advancements, allowing customers to move from 1G to 100G without redesigning their networks.

 

  • DPDK (Data Plane Development Kit)-enabled Features: Comprehensive list including IP routing, firewalling, NAT and IPsec VPN.

 

  • Management Options: CLI, Linux and YANG models for APIs that integrate with third party management tools and orchestrators.

Read the press release here.

 

In Other News

 

SourceForge published a 6WIND Q&A on The Role of vRouters in Network Performance.

Read the full story here.

 

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