Open Networking & White Box Solutions

Aricent, a pioneer and leader in Networking, engages with leading Communication Equipment Providers (CEPs) across the globe which have leveraged Aricent’s flagship Solution ISS and switching and routing protocols and frameworks. Aricent offers state-of-the-art white-box solution for emerging networks, Servers and Storage appliances leveraging its field proven Software Frameworks and Solution and deep expertise on platform eco-systems like Switch ASICs/Merchant Silicon and different CPU Architectures.

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Open Networking & White Box Solutions

Aricent, a pioneer and leader in Networking, engages with leading Communication Equipment Providers (CEPs) across the globe which have leveraged Aricent’s flagship Solution ISS and switching and routing protocols and frameworks. Aricent offers state-of-the-art white-box solution for emerging networks, Servers and Storage appliances leveraging its field proven Software Frameworks and Solution and deep expertise on platform eco-systems like Switch ASICs/Merchant Silicon and different CPU Architectures.

For OEMs, ODMs, Silicon and ISVs who want to develop their own Network Operating System, Aricent offers significant time to market advantage with its flagship carrier grade solution ― Intelligent Switch Software (ISS). Aricent ISS can be used to develop NOS for different market segments and network nodes like

  1. Top of the rack switches
  2. Enterprise Switches and Routers
  3. Cell Site Routers
  4. Aggregation Routers
  5. Border Leaf Routers
  6. Spine Switches
  7. Access Points and Controllers

Features

Aricent’s flagship Intelligent Switch Solution (ISS) in combination with Aricent’s SDN/NFV frameworks enable equipment vendors to gain competitive edge in the fast growing SDN/NFV market. ISS includes a Carrier Ethernet software solution which has been widely deployed in various Carrier Ethernet Network Elements in access, aggregation, transport, backhaul, edge and core networks for various OEMs of the world.

Aricent’s ISS solution is based on IEEE, ITU-T, IETF and MEF standards, which makes it easy to inter operate with any third party equipment. ISS is based on a platform having an independent architecture which helps in quick integration. The framework is extensible and thus makes it easier to add new features as the industry and standards evolve. Aricent, as a technology vendor, closely follows the industry trends to keep pace with the developments and has a clear roadmap which is focused on Data center (DSS), Transport (TSS) for Carrier Ethernet and MPLS, and SDN/NFV solutions.

Aricent ISS provides extensive Layer 2 and Layer 3 and multi cast functionalities, Carrier Ethernet (802.1ag, Y.1731, EOAM, Y.1564) , IP/MPLS, MPLS-TP, MPLS OAM, L2 VPN, L3VPN, and Switch Infrastructures – Management Interface, Persistent Database, Alarm Management, OS Abstraction, Hardware Abstraction Layer.

The following white box solutions addresses different market segments on the reference designs of leading chipsets from Silicon providers like Broad com, Intel, Marvel. PMC and Vitesse.

  • Carrier Ethernet white box
  • Data center white box
  • CPE white box

Benefits

  • Pre-ported Reference Solutions: Available on Industry leading platforms like Broadcom, Intel, Marvell, Vittesse and PMC.
  • Plug-and-Play Functionality: Flexible and modular architecture enables easy porting and optimization on any platform and seamless integration with third party software.
  • Scalability: Ability to accommodate a wide range of form factors, ranging from pizza boxes to Chassis and Cloud scale Architectures.
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