SOURCE: Solarflare


August 27, 2012 13:04 ET

Solarflare to Participate at Hot Chips 24: A Symposium on High Performance Chips

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - Aug 27, 2012) -   Solarflare, a leader in application-intelligent 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) networking software and hardware, will participate on the "Fabrics & Interconnects" session at the Hot Chips 24: A Symposium on High Performance Chips. The HOT CHIPS conference typically attracts more than 500 attendees from all over the world. It provides an opportunity for chip designers, computer architects, system engineers, press and analysts, as well as attendees from national laboratories and academia to mix, mingle and see presentations on the latest technologies and products.

Conference Title:
Hot Chips 24: A Symposium on High Performance Chips
The Flint Center for the Performing Arts
Cupertino, CA

Date and Time:
Monday, August 27 - Wednesday, August 29, 2012
*Solarflare to present at 10:45 a.m. PT on Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Fabrics & Interconnects

FPGA Augmented ASICs: The Time Has Come

David Riddoch, Ph.D., Chief Software Architect

For additional information on how to register for the session, please see the website:

About David Riddoch
David is chief software architect at Solarflare. In January of 2006, Solarflare merged with Level 5 Networks, originally called Cambridge Internetworking, which he co-founded in 2002. Previously, David worked at AT&T Laboratories-Cambridge. He completed a Ph.D. at the Laboratory for Communications Engineering (now the Digital Technology Group) of the University of Cambridge Engineering Department and is a member of Downing College. His research and development interests lie in the field of high performance networking, from low level protocols and system software to application-level interfaces.

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.