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Many Times Faster Networking

Enea Fast Path is a cross-platform user space TCP/IP stack that radically accelerates networking performance for any application communicating over IP and with requirements for scalability, throughput or latency. Enea Fast Path provides unrivaled performance for termination and forwarding use cases.

Strong support and maintenance agreements keep you protected from security threats and unexpected issues. 

Integrating, configuring and tuning a fast path IP stack for maximum performance requires extensive experience, knowledge and a lot of time. Enea provides the collective expertise of its highly skilled engineers through a number of integration services designed to accelerate development projects and off-load customers.

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Zero lock-in

Lock-in effects are eliminated thanks to backward compatibility with OFP and support for several hardware architectures and packet acceleration frameworks.

Linear Scalability

Thanks to linear performance scalability for an increased number of cores, Enea Fast Path leverages the power of multicore devices.

Optimized For DPDK

Enea Fast Path is optimized for DPDK, providing even shorter latencies and higher throughput wherever DPDK is available.

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Performance Comparison

Benchmark report

Enea Fast Path makes better use of your hardware by significantly increasing networking speeds and providing linear scalability for many core devices.

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Why an IP Fast Path?

Blog post

3 good (technical) reasons to why you need an IP fast path. Why Nokia and others invest in an open source project to accelerate IP communication


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