Andes ASICs bypass TCP layer to secure transactions

EETIMES – Loring Wirbel – 2/12/2001 11:01 AM EST (PDF, Link) A startup called Andes Networks Inc. has devised a way to dramatically accelerate Secure Socket Layer transactions by bypassing the Layer 4 Transmission Control Protocol (TCP) session. The company is aiming for nothing less than a radical revision of how secure HTTP transactions are conducted.Andes,Continue reading “Andes ASICs bypass TCP layer to secure transactions”

Chrysalis-ITS launches security chip using five RISC cores Chrysalis-ITS launches security chip using five RISC cores

EETIMES – Loring Wirbel – 4/25/2000 1:06 PM EDT (PDF, Link) KANATA, Ontario ( ChipWire) — Chrysalis-ITS Inc. here today debuted a single-chip security processor for handling encryption and virtual private network (VPN) management. The Luna 340 utilizes five independent RISC cores from ARC Cores, four dedicated to symmetric security processing and the fifth used for asymmetricContinue reading “Chrysalis-ITS launches security chip using five RISC cores Chrysalis-ITS launches security chip using five RISC cores”