Chinese Academy of Engineering

Shanghai, China

Chinese Academy of Engineering

Shanghai, China

Time filter

Source Type

SANTA CLARA, KALIFORNIEN --(Marketwired - 11. Mai 2017) - Auf der 5. China International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Applications (Cloud China 2017) erhielt Avaya den „Cloud China - 2016-2017 Annual Cloud Computing Excellent Solution Award" für seine CCaaS-Lösung (Contact Center as a Service). Cloud China 2017 würdigt die Erfolge der Akteure in der Cloud-Industrie im Land, um einen neuen Markt für Cloud Computing in China und im Ausland zu schaffen und zu fördern sowie China beim Übergang in das „Internet+"-Zeitalter zu helfen. Die Veranstaltung wird vom Center for International Economic and Technological Cooperation des Ministeriums für Industrie und Informationstechnologie der Volksrepublik China gesponsort. Die Award-Jury besteht aus Repräsentanten des Ministeriums für Industrie sowie anderer Behörden, einschließlich des National Information Expert Advisory Committee, der Chinese Academy of Sciences und der Chinese Academy of Engineering. Über Avaya Avaya liefert missionskritische Echtzeit-Kommunikationsanwendungen für die wichtigsten Betriebe der Welt. Weltweit führend in der Bereitstellung von überlegenen Kommunikationsabläufen liefert Avaya das vollständigste Portfolio an Software und Dienstleistungen für Kontaktzentren und eine vereinheitlichte Kommunikation durch integrierte und sichere Netzwerke vor Ort, in der Cloud oder als Hybridmodell. Die heutige digitale Welt erfordert eine Form der Kommunikationsbereitstellung. Und kein anderes Unternehmen ist dafür besser positioniert als Avaya. Weitere Informationen finden Sie unter www.avaya.com. Bestimmte Aussagen in dieser Pressemitteilung sind zukunftsgerichtete Aussagen. Diese Aussagen können an zukunftsgerichteten Begriffen wie „erwarten", „davon ausgehen", „fortfahren", „könnte", „einschätzen", „annehmen", „beabsichtigen", „eventuell", „möglicherweise", „planen", „potenziell", „prognostizieren", „sollte", „werden" oder ähnlichen Begriffen erkannt werden. Sie basieren auf unseren aktuellen Erwartungen, Annahmen, Schätzungen und Prognosen. Obwohl wir glauben, dass diese Erwartungen, Annahmen, Schätzungen und Prognosen begründet sind, unterliegen solche zukunftsbezogenen Aussagen bekannten und unbekannten Risiken und Unsicherheitsfaktoren, die außerhalb unserer Kontrolle liegen. Diese und andere relevante Faktoren können dazu führen, dass die Ergebnisse, Leistungen und Erfolge erheblich von zukünftigen Ergebnissen, Leistungen oder Erfolgen, die in den zukunftsgerichteten Aussagen angegeben oder mit diesen impliziert sind, erheblich abweichen können. Für eine Liste und Beschreibung solcher Risiken und Unwägbarkeiten lesen Sie bitte die bei der SEC eingereichten Avaya-Unterlagen, die auf www.sec.govverfügbar sind. Avaya lehnt jede Absicht oder Verpflichtung zur Aktualisierung der zukunftsbezogenen Aussagen ab, sei es infolge von neuen Informationen, zukünftigen Ereignissen oder anderweitig.


SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwired - May 11, 2017) - At the 5th China International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Applications (Cloud China 2017), Avaya won the "Cloud China - 2016-2017 Annual Cloud Computing Excellent Solution Award" for its Contact Center as a Service (CCaaS) solution. Cloud China 2017 recognizes the achievements of players in the cloud industry in the country with the aim of creating and growing a new market for cloud computing solutions in China and abroad, as well as helping advance China into the Internet+ era. The event is sponsored by the Center for International Economic and Technological Cooperation at the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People's Republic of China. The award judges include representatives from the Ministry of Industry as well as other government departments including the National Information Expert Advisory Committee, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the Chinese Academy of Engineering. According to a report by the International Trade Administration, China's cloud computing market is expected to grow by 40 percent annually, reaching approximately $20 billion by 2020. In November 2016, Avaya and UCloud, China's largest independent public cloud provider, launched the award winning "A Cloud," which allows customers to deploy contact center solutions in the cloud rapidly and cost-effectively. This solution helps businesses align their customer experience transformation to China's "Internet+" era. While traditional contact center environments require high up-front capital investment and complex structure deployment, CCaaS solutions can be built and deployed quickly to manage and optimize existing infrastructures. "A Cloud" is able to help customers migrate their locally deployed contact centers to the cloud via private or hybrid cloud solutions. It can also provide customers with a managed and multi-tenant service model to meet customer demands. With the "A Cloud" solution, enterprises can reduce their one-time capital investment by 87 percent and continuous investment by 55 percent, as well as make payment on a utility model basis, for example, per user/per month, which will greatly reduce operation and management costs. Avaya China has nine offices, two R&D centers and employs more than 400 Chinese technology professionals. With a rich history of serving the Chinese market, the company works with China's largest utility company, almost all of the country's state banks, and 80% of China's largest insurance players. Chen Wei, General Manager of Avaya Greater China, said: "We are honored and grateful to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the expert jury for this strategic award. Our goal is to work with China's technology leaders to build solutions and services that help advance our country and its businesses towards the Internet+ era. In the Internet+ era, organizations of all sizes are facing the challenge of digital transformation. The one-stop cloud service provided by 'A Cloud' helps make it possible for enterprises to quickly deploy relevant businesses, keep pace with state-of-the-art contact center technologies and seize market opportunities. We hope that more enterprises will be attracted to join Avaya's open and healthy ecosystem, share value on the cloud service platform and boost the upgrade and development of the whole industry." About Avaya Avaya enables the mission critical, real-time communication applications of the world's most important operations. As the global leader in delivering superior communications experiences, Avaya provides the most complete portfolio of software and services for contact center and unified communications with integrated, secure networking -- offered on premises, in the cloud, or a hybrid. Today's digital world requires some form of communications enablement, and no other company is better positioned to do this than Avaya. For more information, please visit www.avaya.com. Certain statements contained in this press release are forward-looking statements. These statements may be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology such as "anticipate," "believe," "continue," "could," "estimate," "expect," "intend," "may," "might," "plan," "potential," "predict," "should" or "will" or other similar terminology. We have based these forward-looking statements on our current expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections. While we believe these expectations, assumptions, estimates and projections are reasonable, such forward-looking statements are only predictions and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, many of which are beyond our control. These and other important factors may cause our actual results, performance or achievements to differ materially from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by these forward-looking statements. For a list and description of such risks and uncertainties, please refer to Avaya's filings with the SEC that are available at www.sec.gov. Avaya disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Follow Avaya on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn and the Avaya Connected Blog.


News Article | May 26, 2017
Site: en.prnasia.com

BEIJING, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- During the celebration of the "International Engineering Education Forum" Dr. Nie Fenghua, the Deputy Director of the China Ministry of Education Online Education Research Center, and the Chairman of XuetangX, together with Prof. Funso Falade, who is the Chairman of the African Engineering Education Association, jointly released the Lagos University Online Educational platform (www.unilag.xuetangx.com). The Forum was co-organized by Chinese Academy of Engineering and Tsinghua University, with the help of the UNESCO International Engineering Education Center (ICEE).The ICEE event was attended by important leaders of the education sector in China and other countries. The releasing of Lagos University online education platform will transport global high-quality online educational resources to Africa, promoting the development of engineering education in Africa. At present, the English version of the platform will provide 16 courses. On the morning of the 23rd, Mr. Funso Falade visited XuetangX's Head Office where he met Dr. Nie Fenghua and the company Vice President Zhang Bo. Mr. Nie said, "XuetangX will gradually build 4 to 5 platforms in Africa. We hope to introduce MOOC courses from Lagos University so that Chinese learners can have a better understanding of the history and the culture of Africa." XuetangX is an MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) Chinese Education company, founded in 2013 by the Tsinghua University under the supervision of the China Ministry of Education. It has seven million Chinese students registered on their website where it offers them 1,000 online courses supported by first class Chinese and foreign Universities. The platform is very easy to use. The teachers upload courses in the MOOC format (including videos, assessments, teaching materials, etc.). Students can watch videos and do assignments anywhere at any time and when they come back to classroom, the teacher normally explains some difficult key points using most of the time for practices and discussion. Mr. Funso Falade expressed his gratitude for the platform launch. He actively encourages Lagos University faculties and students to utilize the platform in the teaching process. He also hopes that the Lagos University online education platform will become an Educational Hub in Africa.


News Article | April 27, 2017
Site: www.businesswire.com

BEAVERTON, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI) Forum held its Spring 2017 UEFI Seminar and Plugfest last month in Nanjing, China, hosting firmware thought leaders and testing the latest technology—indicating high interest in UEFI in China’s technology market. The UEFI Forum, a non-profit industry standards body responsible for developing, managing and promoting UEFI specifications, co-hosted the event with Byosoft Co., LTD, along with the sponsorship of American Megatrends Inc., ARM, Huawei, Insyde Software, Intel Corporation, Nanjing High-Tech Zone and Phoenix Technologies. The Spring 2017 UEFI Seminar and Plugfest occurred on March 27-31 at the Wanda Hilton Hotel in Nanjing, China and provided firmware thought leaders, developers and researchers an opportunity to learn about the latest firmware innovations and test UEFI platforms and devices. The keynote titled “UEFI Has Promoted the Development of China Computer Industry” was presented by Guangnan Ni from the Chinese Academy of Engineering and a critical force in landing UEFI in China. In anticipation of the first China-based UEFI event in ten years, over 20 new members in China joined the UEFI Forum—indicating significant interest in UEFI technology in the greater China region. Additionally, in attendance from the region were prominent member companies including H3C and Inspur, Lenovo, Loongson Technology Corporation Limited, and Sugon. While the Chinese market has widely adopted UEFI technology in traditional devices like PCs and servers and used it for CPU and OS development, the Forum continues to witness UEFI adoption into IoT, virtual reality, storage, cloud-computing and datacenter platforms. “This event encouraged increased adoption of UEFI as an enabling technology that meets China’s interest in supporting indigenous technologies,” Mark Doran, UEFI Forum President, said. “UEFI is a common framework; it’s a bridge between different market segments and architectures. Ultimately, UEFI creates new opportunities for business and developers and encourages the continued international evolution of the open source community.” Through a collaborative approach with world-class companies, institutions and experts, the UEFI Forum advances innovation in firmware technology standards. These extensible, globally-adopted UEFI specifications bring new functionality and enhanced security to the evolution of devices, firmware and operating systems. The Forum also collaborates with other standards groups that are essential to computing. For more information about the UEFI Forum and current specifications go to www.uefi.org.


News Article | May 4, 2017
Site: www.prnewswire.co.uk

On the opening ceremony, Mr. Zhou Guofu, president of China International Tea Culture Institute, pointed out that Guizhou is one of the birthplaces of tea and tea culture in China. In recent years, the tea industry and tea culture have developed rapidly. Chinese tea plantations should consciously practice the new development concepts. Guided by the market, we shall strengthen the tea industry, enrich the cultural chain. expand the technology chain, extend the chain of the industry and enhance the value chain to promote the cultural value, social value, ecological value and economic value of the tea industry. We shall make more contributions to the renaissance of China's tea culture, to bolster China's tea industry and make China a great power of tea once again by developing the industries, enriching the people, promoting the culture, keeping healthy and knowing each other through the tea. Mr. Chen Zongmao, an academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, said that Guizhou tea is fragrant, fresh and mellow, so he will spare no effort to introduce and promote the tea culture and the tea industry of Guizhou. Mr. Abdullah Maier Allawi, the Minister Plenipotentiary to the Ministry of the Foreign Affairs and the Cooperation of the Kingdom of Morocco, said that he would like to introduce Guizhou to more people in Morocco, so that more people in Morocco can drink clean and mellow Guizhou tea. On the opening ceremony, Guizhou green tea was granted Agro-product Geographical Indications by China's Ministry of Agriculture. Chinese Calligraphers Association presented a calligraphy work of the character of TEA written in 100 different ways as a gift to Meitan County. And Mr. Wang Qing, the executive vice president of China Tea Marketing Association, awarded the prizes for the Outstanding winners of 2017 National Tea Processing Vocational Skills Competition.


On the opening ceremony, Mr. Zhou Guofu, president of China International Tea Culture Institute, pointed out that Guizhou is one of the birthplaces of tea and tea culture in China. In recent years, the tea industry and tea culture have developed rapidly. Chinese tea plantations should consciously practice the new development concepts. Guided by the market, we shall strengthen the tea industry, enrich the cultural chain. expand the technology chain, extend the chain of the industry and enhance the value chain to promote the cultural value, social value, ecological value and economic value of the tea industry. We shall make more contributions to the renaissance of China's tea culture, to bolster China's tea industry and make China a great power of tea once again by developing the industries, enriching the people, promoting the culture, keeping healthy and knowing each other through the tea. Mr. Chen Zongmao, an academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, said that Guizhou tea is fragrant, fresh and mellow, so he will spare no effort to introduce and promote the tea culture and the tea industry of Guizhou. Mr. Abdullah Maier Allawi, the Minister Plenipotentiary to the Ministry of the Foreign Affairs and the Cooperation of the Kingdom of Morocco, said that he would like to introduce Guizhou to more people in Morocco, so that more people in Morocco can drink clean and mellow Guizhou tea. On the opening ceremony, Guizhou green tea was granted Agro-product Geographical Indications by China's Ministry of Agriculture. Chinese Calligraphers Association presented a calligraphy work of the character of TEA written in 100 different ways as a gift to Meitan County. And Mr. Wang Qing, the executive vice president of China Tea Marketing Association, awarded the prizes for the Outstanding winners of 2017 National Tea Processing Vocational Skills Competition. To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/2017-china-guizhou-global-tea-culture-festival-and-tea-expo-opened-in-meitan-zunyi-300451227.html


News Article | May 5, 2017
Site: en.prnasia.com

WUXI, China, May 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The final round of the 2017 ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge (ASC17) ended in Wuxi. Tsinghua University stood out from 20 teams from around the world after a fierce one-week competition, becoming grand champion and winning the prize. As the world's largest supercomputing competition, ASC17 received applications from 230 universities around the world, 20 of which got through to the final round held this week at the National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi after the qualifying rounds. During the final round, the university student teams were required to independently design a supercomputing system under the precondition of a limited 3000W power consumption. They also had to operate and optimize standard international benchmark tests and a variety of cutting-edge scientific and engineering applications including AI-based transport prediction, genetic assembly, and material science. Moreover, they were required to complete high-resolution maritime simulation on the world's fastest supercomputer, "Sunway TaihuLight". The grand champion, team Tsinghua University, completed deep parallel optimization of the high-resolution maritime data simulation mode MASNUM on TaihuLight, expanding the original program up to 10,000 cores and speeding up the program by 392 times. This helped the Tsinghua University team win the e Prize award. MASNUM was nominated in 2016 for the Gordon Bell Prize, the top international prize in the supercomputing applications field. The runner-up, Beihang University, gave an outstanding performance in the popular AI field. After constructing a supercomputing system which received massive training based on past big data of transportation provided by Baidu, their self-developed excellent deep neural network model yielded the most accurate prediction of road conditions during the morning peak. The first-time finalist, Weifang University team, constructed a highly optimized advanced heterogeneous supercomputing system with Inspur's supercomputing server, and ran the international HPL benchmark test, setting a new world record of 31.7 TFLOPS for float-point computing speed. The team turned out to be the biggest surprise of the event and won the award for best computing performance. Moreover, Ural Federal University, National Tsing Hua University, Northwestern Polytechnical University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University won the application innovation award. The popular choice award was shared by Saint-Petersburg State University and Zhengzhou University. "It is great to see the presence of global teams in this event," Jack Dongarra, the Chairman of the ASC Expert Committee, founder of the TOP500 list that ranks the 500 most powerful supercomputer systems in the world, and professor at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory of the United States and the University of Tennessee, said in an interview. "This event inspired students to gain advanced scientific knowledge. TaihuLight is an amazing platform for this event. Just imagine the interconnected computation of everyone's computer in a gymnasium housing 100,000 persons, and TaihuLight's capacity is 100 times of such a gym. This is something none of the teams will ever be able to experience again." According to Wang Endong, initiator of the ASC competition, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and the chief scientist of Inspur Group, the rapid development of AI at the moment is significantly changing human society. At the core of such development are computing, data and algorithms. With this trend, supercomputers will become an important infrastructure for intelligent society in the future, and their speed of development and standards will be closely related to social development, improvement in livelihood, and progress of civilization. ASC competition is always committed to cultivating future-oriented, inter-disciplinary supercomputing talents to extend the benefits to the greater population. ASC17 is jointly organized by the Asian Supercomputing Community, Inspur Group, the National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, and Zhengzhou University. Initiated by China, the ASC supercomputing challenge aims to be the platform to promote exchanges among young supercomputing talent from different countries and regions, as well as to groom young talent. It also aims to be the key driving force in promoting technological and industrial innovations by improving the standards in supercomputing applications and research. To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/tsinghua-university-won-asc17-championship-big-time-300452166.html


On the opening ceremony, Mr. Zhou Guofu, president of China International Tea Culture Institute, pointed out that Guizhou is one of the birthplaces of tea and tea culture in China. In recent years, the tea industry and tea culture have developed rapidly. Chinese tea plantations should consciously practice the new development concepts. Guided by the market, we shall strengthen the tea industry, enrich the cultural chain. expand the technology chain, extend the chain of the industry and enhance the value chain to promote the cultural value, social value, ecological value and economic value of the tea industry. We shall make more contributions to the renaissance of China's tea culture, to bolster China's tea industry and make China a great power of tea once again by developing the industries, enriching the people, promoting the culture, keeping healthy and knowing each other through the tea. Mr. Chen Zongmao, an academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering, said that Guizhou tea is fragrant, fresh and mellow, so he will spare no effort to introduce and promote the tea culture and the tea industry of Guizhou. Mr. Abdullah Maier Allawi, the Minister Plenipotentiary to the Ministry of the Foreign Affairs and the Cooperation of the Kingdom of Morocco, said that he would like to introduce Guizhou to more people in Morocco, so that more people in Morocco can drink clean and mellow Guizhou tea. On the opening ceremony, Guizhou green tea was granted Agro-product Geographical Indications by China's Ministry of Agriculture. Chinese Calligraphers Association presented a calligraphy work of the character of TEA written in 100 different ways as a gift to Meitan County. And Mr. Wang Qing, the executive vice president of China Tea Marketing Association, awarded the prizes for the Outstanding winners of 2017 National Tea Processing Vocational Skills Competition. To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/2017-china-guizhou-global-tea-culture-festival-and-tea-expo-opened-in-meitan-zunyi-300451227.html


News Article | May 5, 2017
Site: www.prnewswire.com

The grand champion, team Tsinghua University, completed deep parallel optimization of the high-resolution maritime data simulation mode MASNUM on TaihuLight, expanding the original program up to 10,000 cores and speeding up the program by 392 times. This helped the Tsinghua University team win the e Prize award. MASNUM was nominated in 2016 for the Gordon Bell Prize, the top international prize in the supercomputing applications field. The runner-up, Beihang University, gave an outstanding performance in the popular AI field. After constructing a supercomputing system which received massive training based on past big data of transportation provided by Baidu, their self-developed excellent deep neural network model yielded the most accurate prediction of road conditions during the morning peak. The first-time finalist, Weifang University team, constructed a highly optimized advanced heterogeneous supercomputing system with Inspur's supercomputing server, and ran the international HPL benchmark test, setting a new world record of 31.7 TFLOPS for float-point computing speed. The team turned out to be the biggest surprise of the event and won the award for best computing performance. Moreover, Ural Federal University, National Tsing Hua University, Northwestern Polytechnical University and Shanghai Jiao Tong University won the application innovation award. The popular choice award was shared by Saint-Petersburg State University and Zhengzhou University. "It is great to see the presence of global teams in this event," Jack Dongarra, the Chairman of the ASC Expert Committee, founder of the TOP500 list that ranks the 500 most powerful supercomputer systems in the world, and professor at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory of the United States and the University of Tennessee, said in an interview. "This event inspired students to gain advanced scientific knowledge. TaihuLight is an amazing platform for this event. Just imagine the interconnected computation of everyone's computer in a gymnasium housing 100,000 persons, and TaihuLight's capacity is 100 times of such a gym. This is something none of the teams will ever be able to experience again." According to Wang Endong, initiator of the ASC competition, academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and the chief scientist of Inspur Group, the rapid development of AI at the moment is significantly changing human society. At the core of such development are computing, data and algorithms. With this trend, supercomputers will become an important infrastructure for intelligent society in the future, and their speed of development and standards will be closely related to social development, improvement in livelihood, and progress of civilization. ASC competition is always committed to cultivating future-oriented, inter-disciplinary supercomputing talents to extend the benefits to the greater population. ASC17 is jointly organized by the Asian Supercomputing Community, Inspur Group, the National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, and Zhengzhou University. Initiated by China, the ASC supercomputing challenge aims to be the platform to promote exchanges among young supercomputing talent from different countries and regions, as well as to groom young talent. It also aims to be the key driving force in promoting technological and industrial innovations by improving the standards in supercomputing applications and research. To view the original version on PR Newswire, visit:http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/tsinghua-university-won-asc17-championship-big-time-300452166.html


Leading Chinese Networking Equipment Manufacturers To Build Systems Using Barefoot's Tofino To Deliver New Features Enabling Revolutionary Visibility, Operational Efficiency And Scale To Meet Surging Customer Demands BEIJING, CHINA and PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwired - May 7, 2017) - Barefoot Networks today announced that three of the world's largest technology companies operating some of the most demanding networks -- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., Baidu Inc. and Tencent Holding Ltd. are partnering with Barefoot to take advantage of its ground-breaking programmable forwarding plane technology in their networks. Barefoot's 6.5Tb/s Tofino™ switch, the world's fastest and P4™ programmable switch chip, can be deployed in networks to enable unrivaled visibility, down to the packet level, without sacrificing performance. The demand for performance, scale and visibility in networks today is exceeding the capability of existing fixed-function switch chips used to build them. From mega-scale data centers delivering new applications to carriers rolling out next-generation data rates and services, networks are being subjected to requirements that cannot be fulfilled by traditional fixed-function switch-silicon based systems. Barefoot is enabling its customers to design, develop and deploy custom forwarding plane functionality addressing the unmet needs of customers, whether it be new network functions like load balancing and DDoS protection, or full visibility into the network using In-band Network Telemetry (INT). "Tencent's network needs to provide high-quality services to businesses and be programmable to accommodate the massive scale requirements and new applications," said Tom Bie, VP of Technology and Engineering Group at Tencent. "Barefoot Tofino and P4 technologies allow for rolling out required network features quickly and respond to network anomalies and failures with a global view and real-time deep insights." "At Baidu, we continuously deliver state-of-the-art services to our customers and this requires our network to be simple, fast and programmable," said Liu Chao, Senior Director, System Department at Baidu. "Barefoot Tofino and P4 have enabled us to deploy new network functions like layer 4 load balancing and network address translation right on the top-of-rack-switch." Delivering high-performance switch products that match different customers' requirements has been a challenge for networking equipment manufacturers due to their reliance on fixed-function silicon and the limitations associated with them. Barefoot Tofino is enabling network equipment manufacturers like H3C, Ruije and ZTE to build products that will uniquely meet the exacting requirements of their customers. "As a leading provider of new IT infrastructure and solutions, H3C welcomes innovation in Ethernet switching ASICs," said Shouwen Bi, Vice General Manager of Product Marketing Department, New H3C Group. "Barefoot Tofino brings significant value to all the stakeholders of the IT industry accelerating the industry into SDN 2.0 era." "ZTE looks to deliver ground-breaking innovation to its customers by partnering with Barefoot," said Zhu Yongxing, Vice President at ZTE. "We are excited to use Barefoot Tofino and P4 to create products that deliver scale, performance and customer-specific functionality for data center, 5G transport and NFV deployments." "Barefoot Tofino's programmability at the forwarding plane level is very attractive to Ruije," said Liu Zhongdong, President at Ruije. "It allows us to create innovative and differentiated products for our data center customers allowing them to build networks that are agile and efficient." "Barefoot has started a revolution in the tech industry with its programmable forwarding plane technology, including the P4-programmable 6.5Tb/s Tofino Ethernet switch ASIC along with the Capilano software development environment," said Craig Barratt, CEO of Barefoot Networks. "We are excited to see our customers embrace the simplicity and efficiency that our technology brings to networking and we look forward to seeing higher volume shipments and deployments later this year." Barefoot Networks is presenting at the P4 2017 China Summit in Beijing, China on May 8, 2017. The event is hosted at the Crowne Plaza Zhongguancun hotel. The event includes talks by luminaries from industry and academia talking about the future of networking. Speakers include Liu Yunjie, Professor at the Chinese Academy of Engineering; Yu Yingtao, CEO of H3C; Qiao Yan, Principal Architect at H3C; Yiqun Cai, Vice President at Alibaba Group; Dennis Cai, Chief Architect at Alibaba Group; Craig Barratt, CEO of Barefoot Networks; and Nick McKeown, Chief Scientist and Co-founder of Barefoot Networks. The event is organized by P4.org and SDNLab. For more details visit http://www.sdnlab.com/18989.html Sampling to customers since Q4 2016, Barefoot Networks' Tofino ethernet switch ASICs and Capilano SDE remove the last barrier to full network programmability by opening the forwarding plane, enabling full and granular control of the networking stack down to the packets flowing on the wire. About Baidu Baidu, Inc. is a Chinese language Internet search provider. The Company offers a Chinese language search platform on its Baidu.com Website that enables users to find information online, including Webpages, news, images, documents and multimedia files, through links provided on its Website. In addition to serving individual Internet search users, the Company provides a platform for businesses to reach customers. Its business consists of three segments: search services, transaction services and iQiyi. Search services are keyword-based marketing services targeted at and triggered by Internet users' search queries, which mainly include its pay-for-performance (P4P) services and other online marketing services. Its transaction services include Baidu Nuomi, Baidu Takeout Delivery, Baidu Maps, Baidu Connect, Baidu Wallet and others. iQiyi is an online video platform with a content library that includes licensed movies, television series, cartoons, variety shows and other programs. For more information, visit https://www.baidu.com/ About Tencent Tencent uses technology to enrich the lives of Internet users. Every day, hundreds of millions of people communicate, share experiences, consume information and seek entertainment through our integrated platforms. Tencent's diversified services include QQ, Weixin/ WeChat for communications; Qzone for social networking; QQ Game Platform for online games; QQ.com and Tencent News for information and Tencent Video for video content. Tencent was founded in Shenzhen in 1998 and went public on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in 2004. The Company is one of the constituent stocks of the Hang Seng Index. Tencent seeks to evolve with the Internet by investing in innovation, providing a mutually beneficial environment for partners, and staying close to users. For more information, visit http://www.tencent.com About Barefoot Networks Barefoot Networks launched in 2016 after two years of developing the most programmable and -- at 6.5Terabits/second -- the fastest switches ever built; twice as fast as the previous on record. By enabling organizations to define the network forwarding plane in software, Barefoot empowers network owners and their infrastructure partners to design, optimize, and innovate to meet their specific requirements and gain competitive advantage. In combining the P4 programming language with fast programmable switches, Barefoot has also created an ecosystem for compilers, tools, and P4 programs to make P4 accessible to anybody. Barefoot's founders -- Pat Bosshart, Martin Izzard, Dan Lenoski, Nick McKeown -- bring the company more than 100 years of experience in building the fastest and biggest networking systems in the world. Backed by Google Inc., Goldman Sachs Principal Strategic Investments, Alibaba, Tencent, and by premier venture capital firms Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners, and Andreessen Horowitz, Barefoot Networks is headquartered in Silicon Valley. For more information, visit http://www.barefootnetworks.com. Follow us on Twitter: @barefootnetwork. Follow us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/barefootnetworks Barefoot Networks, the Foot Logo and Tofino are trademarks of Barefoot Networks.

Loading Chinese Academy of Engineering collaborators
Loading Chinese Academy of Engineering collaborators