Lanner’s Network Security Appliance Consecutively Honored Taiwan Excellence in 2017

Lanner (TAIEX 6245), the global leader in network computing appliances, today announced that their high-performance and modular networking platform FW-8896 was awarded 2017 Taiwan Excellence Award in the 25th annual Taiwan Excellence award event on December 15th, 2016. The award recognition of Lanner’s FW-8896 also marked that the company’s third consecutive winning of Taiwan Excellence.


Lanner’s award-winning FW-8896 is a high-performance, modular network computing platform designed for SDN and NFV infrastructures. In a 2U rackmount chassis, FW-8896 can accommodate up to 8 swappable NIC modules and offer the highest port-density up to 64 GbE LAN ports. When installed with specific module design, FW-8896 can support up to 100Gbps fiber Ethernet.

The modular design of FW-8896 enables the expansion by PCIe-interfaced storage and/or network modules, for instance, NVMe storage modules for cloud applications.

FW-8896 is compatible with mainstream server-grade software applications including Intel DPDK and Wind River Titanium Server. The high-performance, high LAN-density, and high-scalability characteristics of FW-8896 make this networking platform the optimal solution for SDN/NFV data centers, next-generation firewalls, IDS/IPS, VPN, DPI/whitelisting, UTM, cloud computing and other security gateway deployments.

About Lanner Electronics

Lanner Electronics Inc (TAIEX 6245) is a world leading provider of design, engineering and manufacturing services for advanced and customizable SDN and NFV network computing appliances for system integrator, service providers and application developers.

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