Monday, April 18, 2005

Data Connection Partners with QNX on Protocol Stacks

Data Connection Ltd. (DCL) announced a strategic partnership with QNX Software Systems, a supplier of realtime operating systems (RTOS), to deliver complete, pre-integrated software solutions for manufacturers of networking and telecommunications equipment.

All of Data Connection's networking protocols now available for the QNX Neutrino RTOS. The suite includes support for IP routing such as DC-OSPF, DC-ISIS, DC-RIP, and DC-BGP, as well as multicast, VoIP, MPLS, VPNs, GMPLS, and ATM. In addition, the companies have created a "Router-in-a-Box" CD that lets customers quickly evaluate the rich capabilities of the joint solution.

The offering from Data Connection complements QNX's existing suite of pre-integrated protocol stacks, which includes IPv4 and IPv6, as well as IPsec, IKE, NAT, IP filtering, and a number of other protocols.

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