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MWC 2019

Reimagine your Mobile Network

At MWC 2019, we are thrilled to be demonstrating how our FPGA SmartNIC software and hardware can scale your NFV infrastructure and accelerate networking and security applications for a variety of mobile use cases.

With the number of 5G mobile devices scaling to billions in the coming years, your mobile edge computing solution can achieve significant performance improvements through FPGA acceleration. This is achieved by offloading the virtual switching and flow-aware passive and inline application processing with zero packet loss up to 100 Gbps.


Visit us in Hall 6 Stand 6J21 as we demonstrate:

  • 100 Gbps accelerated Open vSwitch offload with market leading numbers:
    6x performance gain compared to OVS DPDK and 60x gain compared to OVS kernel
  • Stateful inline match/action flow processing with outstanding results:
    200 Gbps of throughput, 100 million bidirectional flows, 1 million flow setups per second


With Napatech reconfigurable SmartNICs, numerous NFV acceleration solutions can be achieved reusing the same hardware from edge to core with varied software loads for different application and network architectures.

Join our 5G and Virtualized Network Topic Tour for guidance on how to improve your 5G mobile NFV infrastructure and architecture. Sign up on the Topic Tours page under 5G and NFV.

Contact us at to set up a meeting.


Stand: Hall 6 Stand 6J21

Where: Barcelona, Spain

When: 25–28 February 2019

Learn more about MWC 2019

Sign up for our 5G and Virtualized Network Topic Tour

Realizing the promise of 5G

With 5G becoming reality, and to realize the vision of “Connected Everything”, mobile network operators are making the shift from proprietary hardware to standard server platforms. This will allow them to scale their infrastructure to account for the dramatic throughput 5G offers as well as the incredible increase in the number of endpoints.

To realize this promise of 5G, a new level of performance can be achieved by offloading network and security workloads for virtualized networking functions (VNFs) to dedicated offload processing elements based on programmable FPGA technology.




Reconfigurable Computing

The shift towards cloud networking, 5G and IoT is disrupting the way applications and services are created and deployed. With this disruption, the gap between growing data processing needs and available capacity is widening.

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Reconfigurable computing is an evolution driven by hyperscale cloud companies to address this gap by combining the flexibility of software with the high performance of hardware. By using vastly flexible high-speed computing fabrics like Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGA) as a complementary processing alternative, compute intensive tasks can be offloaded, assuring maximum server performance and CPU utilization.

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Napatech pioneered the use of reconfigurable FPGA-powered acceleration hardware and software for networking and security applications. Our Reconfigurable Computing Platform runs on our family of high- performance SmartNICs and helps IT organizations to support the growing number of demanding software applications required to do business today. By enhancing open and standard servers, we improve services, boost applications and bring hyperscale benefits to networks of every size.

Download our Reconfigurable Computing flyer


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