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Technology Partners (A-Z)

Below you can find a list of company with whom we’re doing business such as software licensing or custom development projects.

Accolade Accolade is the technology leader in high performance network application acceleration adapters. Accolade’s adapters are positioned to offer the most advanced and comprehensive acceleration features at the absolute best value per GigE port. It is for this reason that Accolade’s adapters are rapidly becoming the acceleration Interface of choice for the Open Source community. Accolade was the first company in the market to introduce quad 10 GigE as well as dual and single 100 GigE adapters. Accolade’s full line of 1 to 100 GigE adapters (NICs) are deployed by global telecom market leaders in mission critical applications involving advanced network monitoring and security, network test and measurement, deep packet analysis and much more. Support of ntop’s PF_Ring driver allows open source applications such as Snort, Wireshark, Suricata and Bro IPS, IDS software to seamlessly integrate into network monitoring and security appliances. Accolade is headquartered in the Boston area with locations in Silicon Valley, Atlanta and maintains systems integration and distribution relationships throughout the world.
Hostingsolutions was founded in 1999 as a registered trade-mark of Genesys Informatica S.r.l., a company operating since 1983 in the ICT. Today is one of the major Italian Hosting Service Providers. Its broad and innovative offer is able to respond to an ever-evolving market at the highest level of performance, providing Web Presence, Internet Applications, Cloud Solutions, E.commerce and Custom Solutions. Particular focus is set on custom assistance. operates in all of the major areas of this market, offering an all inclusive range of services, such as domain registration – with all available extensions – web hosting, dedicated or virtual servers and cloud computing. self developed almost all the software used, particularly the control panel, which is immediately available on the web to all customers from the first purchase. All the services can be managed on both a technical or administrative level through the control panel.
Napatech Napatech is the leading supplier of real-time analysis adapters with over 140,000 Ethernet ports deployed worldwide. Designed for use with Commercial Off-The-Shelf (COTS) servers, Napatech adapters enable rapid development of powerful appliances for high performance analysis. Napatech adapters guarantee real-time delivery of data at speeds up to 40 Gbps. Intelligent features allow network data analysis to be off-loaded, thereby accelerating application analysis for managing, securing and optimizing networks and services. When performance matters, the world’s largest equipment vendors in telecom, enterprise, financial and government markets choose Napatech. Customers depend on Napatech for reliable delivery, complimentary maintenance and upgrades, and experienced global customer support. Napatech is headquartered in Copenhagen (Denmark) with offices in Mountain View, Andover, Washington D.C. (USA), Tokyo (Japan), Seoul (South Korea) and São Paulo (Brazil).
Plixer International, Inc. develops and markets network traffic monitoring and analysis tools to the global market. All of the tools are built from the ground up with valuable feature sets and ease of use in mind. Plixer tools have been used to analyze and troubleshoot irregular traffic patterns by IT professionals with some of the largest networks in the world, such as CNN, The Coca-Cola Company, Lockheed Martin, IBM, Regal Cinemas, Raytheon, and Eddie Bauer.
redBorder project pretends to become the best open source based distribution in high end networking environments. In order to do so, it won’t fear to tweak the OS in non standard ways as well as require specific hardware capabilities. The first outcome of the project is redBorder IPS, a high performance IPS/IDS System based on Snort with a centralized web based management system. redBorder is the commercial brand of ENEO Tecnologia S.L. for its Open Source products. ENEO provides commercial services around this project, like ready to go appliances, support, consulting or custom development.
Truepath TruePath Technologies Inc. is a leading edge IT software and services company that specializes in in-house services for new or existing IT monitoring software. Let TruePath Technologies configure and maintain your monitoring software – in your datacenter. Their industry leading EPO service allows you to have the monitoring software configured the way your business needs it. Give your people the tools, charts and alerts they need.
Würth-Phoenix Würth Phoenix, with bases in Italy, Germany and Hungary draws on worldwide experience in business software, IT management solutions as well as many years of expertise in trading, warehouse management and logistics. With ntop Würth Phoenix runs an intensive cooperation for the further extension of the integration of nprobe within the Nagios based monitoring solution WÜRTHPHOENIX NetEye, that can be seamlessly integrated into existing IT infrastructures. Thanks to WÜRTHPHOENIX NetEye customers can react appropriately to the increasing importance of IT for their business activities by ensuring highest availability and reliability. Recent references include renowned companies such as sports article manufacturer Lotto Sport, Tecnica Group, Thun S.p.A. or automotive supplier Mahle/Glacier Vandervell.