6WIND Powers Next-Gen Internet Networks with Packet Processing Software
6WIND has announced the availability of its 6WINDGate software, reports Market Watch, with optimized support for the industry-leading XLP832 multicore communications processor with 32 NXCPUs from NetLogic Microsystems.
A wide range of OEMs using previous generations of NetLogic Microsystems' multicore processors have already deployed 6WINDGate. The packet processing software enables the development of best-in-class telecom infrastructure, enterprise networking and security products.
"’We're delighted to extend our support for NetLogic Microsystems to include the XLP832 processor,’ said Eric Carmes, CEO of 6WIND. ‘Our engineers have worked closely with NetLogic Microsystems to ensure that 6WINDGate fully leverages the multi-threading and performance acceleration capabilities in this new processor. This provides our customers with an industry-standard software platform optimized for their performance-critical applications in networking equipment and cloud infrastructure.’"