A10 Networks Releases Fourth Generation Appliance Line
A10 Networks' products have a variety of form factors, including physical, software or cloud-based, ensuring flexibility.Application networking and security specialist A10 Networks announced six new Thunder Series appliances, fourth-generation offerings designed to expand customer choice for entry-level, upper mid-range and high-end appliances. A10 offers a cloud ready platform with the ACOS Harmony architecture, which is fully programmable with 100 percent API coverage and many other advanced features per product to suit advanced data centers. A10 products have a variety of form factors, including physical, software or cloud-based, ensuring flexibility. In addition, all ACOS-based appliances leverage a data center efficient design, consuming less power, cooling, and rack space. Prices for the new hardware appliances start at $14,995.
"The scalability and price performance are also important, as shown by our fourth generation announcement," Paul Nicholson, director of product marketing A10 Networks, told eWEEK. "The Thunder 7440s in one rack unit providing scalability to 220 Gbps of traffic per second, 10.5 million connections per second, and defense for over 300 million DDoS attacks per second. No other major ADC vendor can deliver this scale in a single rack unit appliance."