Tieto provides professional software services and support for the Intel® Data Plane Development Kit

Tieto Corporation         PRESS RELEASE         27 February 2012 at 11.00 am EET

Tieto today announced the availability of professional services for the Intel® Data Plane Development Kit (Intel® DPDK). Tieto will showcase its support for the Intel® DPDK at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona from 27 February through 1 March (booth F25 in Hall 1).

Tieto is one of the leading providers for professional services on multi-core packet processing software and provides the industry's most comprehensive set of professional services for Intel® architecture based wireless and fixed infrastructure. The company has long experience enabling the development of best-in-class wireless infrastructure and cloud networking products for a wide range of telecom equipment manufacturers worldwide and provides extensive knowhow of networking solutions optimized for multi-core platforms.

To support exponential growth in Internet data and video traffic, next generation equipment must deliver increasing throughput while providing support for intelligent networking and advanced security protocols. Tieto supports its customers in moving to Open Platforms based on Intel® Architecture and architecting future proof solutions to address the "data explosion". Rapid technology evolution with short product lifecycles calls for utilization of top-of-the-range technology that caters for flexible and scalable system construction, and also for advances in power management technology which will further increase the market for these products. To address these requirements, Tieto utilizes the multi-core Intel® Xeon® processor, and integrates the powerful packet processing framework provided by the Intel® Data Plane Development Kit to deliver compelling networking performance.

Tieto Announces Intel® Data Plane Development Kit Support
"We are pleased to announce our support for the Intel® Data Plane Development Kit as part of our on-going support for multi-core Intel® architecture solutions" says Ari Vanhanen, Executive Vice President of Tieto Product Engineering Solutions. "Tieto's expertise can help accelerate the deployment of software-based networking for cloud equipment based on Intel® architecture platforms, while eliminating time-consuming in-house software development that adds risk to product launch schedules".

"The Intel® Data Plane Development Kit is helping to unleash the packet processing performance potential of Intel® Xeon® processor platforms. Access to the global software services expertise and experience of Tieto accelerates the successful integration and support of the Intel® DPDK in end-customer solutions" says Rose Schooler, General Manager of Intel's Communications Infrastructure Division.

Access to Tieto Professional Services and expertise in Intel® DPDK enables customers to quickly assess the overall performance of their system, enabling not only high performance packet processing but also better and more efficient processing of control plane and application workloads, all on Intel® architecture.

Tieto is the leading IT service company in Northern Europe providing IT and product engineering services. Our product engineering solutions comprise design, development and maintenance of software for our customers' products. Our strong R&D offering covers telecom networks, mobile devices as well as automotive and industrial R&D areas. Tieto differentiates from competitors through superior customer centricity, unrivalled quality of deliverables and a proven track record of meeting our customers' Time to Market and Total Cost of Ownership needs.

Tieto support for the Intel® Data Plane Development Kit is available now. For more information please visit http://www.tieto.com/

Intel and Intel Xeon are trademarks of Intel Corporation in the United States and/or other countries.

For further information, please contact:
Roger Öhlund, Sales Director, Global Strategic Accounts, Tel. +46 730 299 543
Mieszko Mularczyk, Sales Director, Global Strategic Accounts, Tel. +48 662 288 768


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Tieto is the leading IT service company in Northern Europe providing IT and product engineering services. Our highly specialized IT solutions and services complemented by a strong technology platform create tangible business benefits for our local and global customers. As a trusted transformation partner, we are close to our customers and understand their unique needs. With about 18 000 experts, we aim to become a leading service integrator creating the best service experience in IT. www.tieto.com

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27 February 2012