Edgecore Showcasing Open Networking Products at CommunicAsia and Computex

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Edgecore Networks, a provider of traditional and open network solutions for enterprises, data centers and telecommunication service providers, is exhibiting at CommunicAsia Singapore on May 23 to May 25, and Computex Taipei on May 30 to June 3, its complete open networking products series for data center, telecom service providers and enterprises, as well as complete wired and wireless solutions for enterprise and SME business users.

Edgecore Networks exhibits its open network switches, including the 1GbE PoE, 32-port and 64-port 100G TOR switches and Facebook Wedge. These 1GbE, 10GbE, 40GbE, and 100GbE OCP-accepted switches support ONS (Open Network Software), and support a choice of NOS (Network Operating System), and SDN software, for data centers, telecommunications, and enterprise networks.

In the exhibition, Edgecore Networks will also display its design contributions to the Open Compute Project (OCP) of a 25 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) top-of-rack switch and a high-density 100 GbE spine switch that will lower the cost of high-capacity data center networks. Edgecore will also showcase the contribution of two 802.1ac Wi-Fi access point designs that will offer additional platform choices for the growing community of software partners and managed service providers delivering open access networks.

For enterprise and carrier market segments, Edgecore will also demonstrate its complete Layer 3/Layer 2 product series with different choices of fiber/Ethernet/PoE interfaces and additional features; G.8032 Ethernet Ring Protection Switching, Comprehensive QoS, Three Color Marker and Policing, and enhance security. And, a series of Layer 2 WebSmart switches with PoE and non-PoE port combinations that are a good choice for small and medium enterprises to plan their network expansion.

To enable Edgecore Networks’ worldwide partners to grow outdoor network applications, Edgecore also offers a choice of PoE Industrial Switches, which can work together with Edgecore’s own cloud-based or controller-based enterprise Wi-Fi indoor/outdoor access points.

At Computex Taipei, Edgecore will also exhibit new open hardware platforms that further extend open networking into telecom applications, including a modular packet optical switch, integrating Ethernet networking up to 100GbE with Analog Coherent Optics (ACO) and Digital Coherent Optics (DCO) technology from multiple partners, and a disaggregated virtual OLT for PON deployment up to 10G, designed in conformance with the AT&T Open XGS-PON 1RU OLT specification contributed to the OCP Telco Working Group.

Together with the open networking exhibition, a series of new open networking server switches and cloud appliance hardware will also be exhibiting. These multi-purpose open networking server switches are suitable for open software partners to provide different applications, such as cloud servers, UTM gateways, and SDN controllers.