Solarflare to Speak at STAC Summits in New York, Chicago and London
IRVINE, CA, Oct 24, 2013 (Marketwired via COMTEX) --
Solarflare, the leading provider of application-intelligent
networking I/O, today announced three executives will speak at the
STAC Summits in New York, Chicago and London.
Davor Frank, Senior Solutions Architect, will speak at STAC Summit
New York, Bruce Tolley, Vice President of Solutions and Outbound
Marketing, at STAC Summit Chicago, and David Riddoch, Chief
Architect, at STAC Summit London. All three executives will
participate in innovation roundups focused on "Big Workloads" (big
compute/big data tasks) and "Fast Workloads" (low-latency and/or
high-throughput real-time workloads).
Solarflare executives will dive into the virtualized switch
architecture of the new SFN7000 series of 10GbE server adapters and
discuss its ability to handle state of the art virtualized workloads,
including running OpenOnload. The team will also reference the value
proposition of OpenOnload for big data and NoSQL applications, as
well as provide an overview of precision time protocol solutions.
Innovation Roundup - Big Workloads
Technologies for Virtualized Workloads: An Overview of the Solarflare
SFN7122F 10/40GbE Server Adapter"
Innovation Roundup - Fast Workloads
"New Enhancements in Precision
Time, Instrumentation and Packet Capture with the Solarflare SFN7322F
IEEE 1588 Precision Time Server Adapter"
Park Avenue at Grand Central Station
Illinois Institute of Technology Auditorium
565 West Adams Street
Hyatt Andaz Hotel
Great Eastern Room
40 Liverpool Street
October 28th, 2013 in New York
November 4th, 2013 in
December 4th, 2013 in London
Davor Frank, senior
solutions architect, Solarflare at STAC Summit New York
Tolley, vice president of solutions and outbound marketing,
Solarflare at STAC Summit Chicago
David Riddoch, chief architect,
Solarflare at STAC Summit London
About Davor Frank
Davor Frank is a senior solutions architect at
Solarflare Communications. Having joined in October of 2011, he
brings to Solarflare over a decade of experience in Investment
Banking technology. Davor is currently responsible for application
and systems consulting, providing architecture guidance to customers
looking to implement Solarflare technologies in their low latency
trading infrastructure. Previously, Davor had worked as a systems
engineer at Deutsche Bank, more recently focusing on design,
implementation and operational support of ultra-low latency systems.
About Bruce Tolley
Bruce Tolley is responsible for solutions and
technical marketing at Solarflare for scale out networking
applications. Prior to joining Solarflare, Bruce was a senior product
line manager at Cisco Systems where he launched Layer 2/3/4, Metro
Ethernet and 10 Gigabit switching. Formerly Study Group Chair of the
IEEE 802.3aq 10GBASE-LRM standards project, Bruce has been a frequent
contributor to the IEEE 802.3 Ethernet standards projects and a
frequent speaker at industry events such as IEEE 802.3 Working Group,
the Securities Technology Analysis Center (STAC) Performance Summit,
and Interop. He holds an MBA from Haas School of Business, UC
Berkeley and a PhD from Stanford University.
About David Riddoch
David Riddoch is chief architect of Solarflare
which he co-founded in July 2002. Previously, David was the architect
and lead developer of software for the CLAN high performance network
project at AT&T Laboratories Cambridge. David holds a first class
degree in computer science and a Ph.D. in high performance networking
from the University of Cambridge.
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.
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