SOURCE: Solarflare


February 05, 2013 08:00 ET

Stone Ridge Technology Announces Membership in Solarflare ApplicationOnload Engine (AOE) Partner Network

Stone Ridge Technology Joins AOE Ecosystem as a Design Services and Applications Partner

BEL AIR, MD--(Marketwire - Feb 5, 2013) - Stone Ridge Technology, a leader in developing and porting high-performance technical applications on leading edge heterogeneous platforms, announced today that it has joined the Solarflare ApplicationOnload™ Engine (AOE) Partner Network as a Design Services, IP and Applications partner. Stone Ridge Technology markets Avalanche, a suite of high performance software tools for low-latency processing of financial market data on Solarflare's AOE.  

"We are pleased to welcome Stone Ridge Technology to the Solarflare AOE Partner Network," said Bruce Tolley, Vice President Solutions Marketing, Solarflare. "Solarflare and our AOE partners are collaborating to deliver applications directly on the ApplicationOnload Engine open platform to exponentially increase network performance and greatly reduce CPU loads. Through the AOE Partner Network, companies like Stone Ridge Technology can extend the benefits of on-board application acceleration to end customers and other development partners."

The AOE Partner Network was created to bring together industry-leading application developers as well as field-programmable gate array (FPGA) design services, tools vendors, and intellectual property (IP) core providers into an ecosystem of AOE development partners. The members of the Network collaborate with Solarflare to leverage Solarflare's open AOE platform for accelerating network applications.

"Solarflare's AOE and Firmware development kit provide a desperately needed standardized platform for in-line network processing using FPGA's," said Vincent Natoli, Founder/CEO of Stone Ridge Technology. "We are particularly enthusiastic about the opportunities it opens up for us to deliver sophisticated low-latency, high performance applications to our customers in Finance."

With a growing membership worldwide, the Solarflare AOE Partner Network includes leading technology partners on the wave of Customized Compute, transforming the way networks process data and overcoming performance obstacles that cannot be solved by simply adding more processors. This breakthrough technology impacts several market segments, including financial services, government, security, digital media processing and others.

Stone Ridge Technology product and service information are listed on the Solarflare AOE Partner Network website at

About Stone Ridge Technology

Stone Ridge Technology develops, optimizes and ports high performance scientific and technical software applications to modern heterogeneous compute platforms including multi-core CPU, GPU and FPGA. Headquartered in Maryland, the company employs a top-tier team of physicists, computer scientists, mathematicians and electrical engineers offering services and products to its customers in Finance, Oil and Gas and Bioinformatics. For more information contact Vincent Natoli at or visit the company website at

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