SOURCE: Solarflare


October 15, 2012 08:00 ET

Solarflare to Discuss Sockets Acceleration for 2013 at STAC Summit New York

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 15, 2012) - Solarflare, the leading provider of application-intelligent networking I/O, today announced that Steve Pope, CTO and co-founder, will speak at STAC Summit New York on the different requirements trading organizations use for faster sockets applications. In a use-case driven talk, Pope will address the trends he sees and stake out a position on how the industry can best support customer needs.

A Point of View: Sockets Acceleration in 2013

STAC Summit
Grand Hyatt
Manhattan Ballroom
Park Avenue at Grand Central Station
New York, NY

Date and Time:
Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
10:30 AM PT/1:30 PM ET

Steve Pope, PhD, Co-Founder and CTO of Solarflare

About Steve Pope
Steve Pope is the CTO and Co-Founder of Solarflare. Prior to joining Solarflare, Pope co-founded Level 5 Networks and was a post-doctorate researcher in the field of high-speed networks and operating systems at Olivetti Research Labs, which later became AT&T Laboratories Cambridge. He holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Cambridge.

About Solarflare
Solarflare is the leading provider of application-intelligent networking I/O products that bridge the gap between applications and the network, delivering improved performance, increased scalability, and higher return on investment. The company's solutions are widely used in scale-out server environments such as high frequency trading, high performance computing, cloud, virtualization and big data. Solarflare's products are available from leading distributors and value-added resellers, as well as from Dell, IBM, and HP. Solarflare is headquartered in Irvine, California and operates an R&D facility in Cambridge, UK.