Lanner (TAIEX 6245), the global leader in network computing appliances, today announced that their high-performance and modular networking platform FW-8896 was awarded 2017 Taiwan Excellence Award in the 25th annual Taiwan Excellence award event on December 15th, 2016. The award recognition of Lanner’s FW-8896 also marked that the company’s third consecutive winning of Taiwan Excellence.
The Taiwan Excellence is an award selection agency held by Ministry of Economic Affairs, to recognize, evaluate and promote products made in Taiwan with innovation, research and development values, quality and marketing capability. In 2016, Lanner’s FW-8896 prevailed among 1,188 participating products and won the Taiwan Excellence Award for the third consecutive time for Lanner. FW-8896 represents Lanner’s R & D design and quality in network communication hardware solutions. By leveraging 30-year experience in the industry, Lanner continues to innovate well-suited and high-quality solutions to meet the demands by leading network security and telecommunication corporations. The Taiwan Excellence Award is a symbolic recognition of Lanner’s leadership in security gateways.
Lanner’s award-winning FW-8896 is a high-performance, modular network computing platform designed for SDN and NFV infrastructures. In a 2U rackmount chassis, FW-8896 can accommodate up to 8 swappable NIC modules and offer the highest port-density up to 64 GbE LAN ports. When installed with specific module design, FW-8896 can support up to 100Gbps fiber Ethernet.
The modular design of FW-8896 enables the expansion by PCIe-interfaced storage and/or network modules, for instance, NVMe storage modules for cloud applications.
FW-8896 is compatible with mainstream server-grade software applications including Intel DPDK and Wind River Titanium Server. The high-performance, high LAN-density, and high-scalability characteristics of FW-8896 make this networking platform the optimal solution for SDN/NFV data centers, next-generation firewalls, IDS/IPS, VPN, DPI/whitelisting, UTM, cloud computing and other security gateway deployments.
About Lanner Electronics
Lanner Electronics Inc (TAIEX 6245) is a world leading provider of design, engineering and manufacturing services for advanced and customizable SDN and NFV network computing appliances for system integrator, service providers and application developers.
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