Pico launches Corvil Analytics Appliances: NVMe SSD drives and Intel QAT for 100Gbps
“The Corvil appliance range covers speeds from 1Gbps to 100Gbps, providing sustained network capture and analytics from 30Gbps in a 1U form factor to 100Gbps in a 2U form factor. All appliances have adopted the NVMe SSD technology, enabling up to 20x improved disk reliability and sustained capture and analytics at 100Gbps.”
Pico has announced the launch of next-gen Corvil Analytics Appliances, which represent a significant leap forward in performance, setting new standards in the world of financial technology.
Powered by Intel’s latest 4th Gen Xeon Scalable Processors, these appliances deliver unmatched capabilities to meet the demands of today’s dynamic trading environment.
In the fast-paced world of financial markets, high-performance infrastructure, and comprehensive monitoring systems are imperative. Pico’s Corvil Analytics Appliances are designed to excel in this environment, offering real-time accuracy and granularity, which are essential to handle the ever-increasing trading and data volumes in the financial sector.
Key Features of Corvil Analytics Appliances:
Performance Boost: The Next-Gen Corvil Analytics Appliances deliver sustained 30Gbps packet capture and provide a remarkable performance boost of up to 5x, all packed into a compact 1U unit.
Enhanced Reliability: Pico has achieved over a 20x improvement in disk reliability by integrating NVMe SSD drives.
Optimization with Intel QAT: Intel’s Quick Assist Technology (QAT) is leveraged to optimize capture data compression at speeds of up to 100Gbps.
NVMe SSD Storage: The appliances feature Non-Volatile Memory Express Solid State Disk storage (NVMe SSD), resulting in faster speeds, reduced latency, and increased efficiency for data storage and retrieval.
Improved Price-to-Performance Ratio: Pico has reduced the price-to-performance ratio by up to 62%, making these appliances highly cost-effective.
40/100Gbps Analytics: New, cost-effective appliances are now available to provide analytics for 40/100Gbps networks.
Up to 20x improved disk reliability and sustained capture and analytics at 100Gbps
Ken Jinks, Executive Director of Product Management at Pico, said: “The Corvil appliance range covers speeds from 1Gbps to 100Gbps, providing sustained network capture and analytics from 30Gbps in a 1U form factor to 100Gbps in a 2U form factor. All appliances have adopted the NVMe SSD technology, enabling up to 20x improved disk reliability and sustained capture and analytics at 100Gbps.”
Corvil Analytics is trusted by some of the world’s largest banks, exchanges, electronic market makers, quantitative hedge funds, data service providers, and brokers. With over twenty years of experience, it excels in extracting and correlating technology and transaction performance intelligence from dynamic network environments.
The release of the Corvil 6950, 7950, and 8800 appliances builds on the legacy of delivering high-speed data capture and analytics. These appliances ensure the continuity of network infrastructure technology performance, execution, and trading analytics, enabling quick and accurate responses to regulatory inquiries.