SOURCE: Solarflare Communications

Solarflare Communications

April 21, 2010 13:40 ET

Solarflare to Showcase High-Performance 10 Gigabit Ethernet Server Adapters at Interop and Ultra High Performance Technologies for the Financial Markets

Company Highlights Latest Products for Highly Efficient, Low Latency 10GbE Networking

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - April 21, 2010) - Solarflare Communications, the company pioneering 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE), will display its latest products at upcoming events and address the need for low-latency, high-performance solutions. At Interop Las Vegas, April 27-29, in the Arista Partner Pavilion booth #1813, and at Ultra High Performance Technologies for the Financial Markets, April 26 in booth #202 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City, Solarflare will showcase its latest Solarstorm® SFN5122F dual-port 10GbE server adapter and discuss Enterprise OpenOnload™ for application acceleration. As the industry's lowest-latency and lowest-power 10GbE solutions on the market, Solarflare's products address the growing high-performance computing demands for virtualization, cloud computing and high-frequency trading environments.

Solarflare's Solarstorm server adapters are built from the ground up to support low-latency application performance and scalable, hardware-assisted virtualization. The SFN5122F is the highest-performing 10GbE server adapter on the market and, when combined with Enterprise OpenOnload, achieves sub 5 microsecond latency at less than 2.5 watts per port. OpenOnload is a unique Application Accelerator middleware optimized for high-frequency trading in financial services markets. Alleviating network I/O bottlenecks, Solarflare's products have yielded top performance results with STAC and the company's server adapter products are currently under trial or deployed in networks at numerous major banks, exchanges and trading firms. Solarflare is now selling its server adapters to data center managers and IT buyers through channel partners.

To schedule an appointment to meet with Solarflare during the above events, please contact Brittney Wolff at

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About Solarflare Communications, Inc.
Solarflare Communications is the leading provider of 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) silicon and server adapters. Solarflare's robust and power-efficient solutions are cost effective and easy to deploy. Ready for primetime, Solarflare 10GbE products make possible next-generation applications such as low-latency networking (with OpenOnload™) for market data applications, cloud computing, server virtualization, and network convergence. Solarflare 10GbE adapters have proven their performance in testing conducted by Securities Technology Analysis Center (STAC) Research with Cisco switches and IBM servers. Solarflare silicon can be found in switches, adapters and test equipment shipping from Dell, SMC Networks and others. The company has announced partnerships with Accton, Arista Networks, Citrix, Cloudsoft, CommScope, Delta Networks, Panduit, Solace Systems, SR Labs and VMware. Solarflare is headquartered in Irvine, California, has an R&D site in Cambridge, UK and sales offices in Taiwan and China. For more information, please visit

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  • Amy Robinson / Brittney Wolff
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    Nicole E. Martin
    Solarflare Communications
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