6WIND

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    6WIND is a company marketing high performance-networking software. The Company's software solves performance challenges for network vendors in telecom, enterprise and cloud infrastructure markets. Its 6WINDGate packet processing software is optimized for cost-effective hardware running Linux with a choice of multicore processors to deliver a variety of networking and security protocols and features. Based on 6WINDGate, 6WIND Virtual Accelerator provides accelerated virtual networking infrastructure while 6WIND Turbo Router and 6WIND Turbo IPsec are software appliances for bare metal or virtual machine environments.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2000
    HQMontigny-le-Bretonneux, FR
    Website6wind.com

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    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)84(+2%)
    Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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    Key People/Management at 6WIND

    Julien Dahan

    Julien Dahan

    Chief Executive Officer
    Jean-Mickaël Guérin

    Jean-Mickaël Guérin

    CTO & Head of R&D
    Aymeric Pintaud

    Aymeric Pintaud

    Chief Financial Officer
    Neelam Bahal

    Neelam Bahal

    VP of Global Marketing
    Roland Rodriguez

    Roland Rodriguez

    VP of Sales for EMEA and APAC
    Barry Dahan

    Barry Dahan

    SVP Business Development
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    6WIND Office Locations

    6WIND has offices in Montigny-le-Bretonneux, Santa Clara and Beijing
    Montigny-le-Bretonneux, FR (HQ)
    Immeuble Central Gare, Bat A 1, place Charles de Gaulle
    Santa Clara, CA, US
    2445 Augustine Dr #150
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    6WIND Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2000

    6WIND Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    B

    86/100

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    6WIND News and Updates

    6WIND launches 6WINDCloud - the Innovative Cloud Native, Disaggregated Networking Software Solution

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. and PARIS, May 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 6WIND, a leading high-performance networking software company today announced the launch of their 6WINDCloud networking solution that embraces the Cloud Native Architecture. 6WINDCloud is an innovative disaggregated networking...

    6WIND vRouter 3.0: New Feature Release Available for Download

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. and PARIS, May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 6WIND, a high-performance networking software company, today released 6WIND Turbo Router™ 3.0, with new features and functionality. Turbo Router is 6WIND's flagship vRouter (virtual router) that is becoming the industry standard...

    6WIND and Advantech Unveil White Box Border Router for Internet Service Providers

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. and PARIS, Feb. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- 6WIND, a high-performance networking software company, and Advantech, a leading global provider of intelligent systems, today announced a white box Border Router bundle for Internet Service Providers (ISPs). The new bundle gives ...

    6WIND Announces vRouter 2.0 General Availability with NETCONF/YANG Management Engine

    SANTA CLARA, Calif. and PARIS, Nov. 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 6WIND, a high-performance networking software company, today announced general availability (GA) for its vRouter 2.0 software. 6WIND's virtual router, or vRouter, 2.0 release has a new CLI and NETCONF/YANG-based management...

    6WIND Blogs

    Single IPsec Tunnel – How to get Higher Bandwidth

    Single IPsec Tunnel – How to get Higher Bandwidth In a previous blog post, my colleague Jes Nielsen explained how to protect your network traffic during uncertain times. He mentioned using IPsec as a network protocol to secure existing traffic and highlighted the need for high performance. In this b…

    Protecting your network traffic during uncertain times

    Protecting your network traffic during uncertain times None of us really want to hear another word about the ongoing pandemic (I will refrain from using the name), soon hopefully only a distant memory. Throw in some Texas sized power outages, financial uncertainties, massive security breaches and th…

    What is White-box networking?

    What is White-box networking? High Performance Scalable Routing, Security and Internet Peering for Enterprises, Data Center Operators and Service Providers Networks White-box switching and routing is the new norm. Service providers are looking for efficiency combined with cost reduction by moving fr…

    On The Starting Blocks of The New Network – Reach for the Cloud

    On The Starting Blocks of The New Network – Reach for the Cloud Network security technologies protect IT systems, platforms and applications from a host of internet attacks through prevention and automatic response. They are now essential deployments in the fight against cybercrime. The increasing d…

    5G: WHAT IF THE NEXT UNICORN IS A FRENCH COMPANY?

    5G: WHAT IF THE NEXT UNICORN IS A FRENCH COMPANY? Authored by Olivier Chicheportiche 5G is not just about antennas and waves. This new standard is based on new network virtualization technologies, where French players are making their mark, such as 6WIND. 5G is becoming a reality in many countries, …

    IPv4 Address Exhaustion, a case for CGNAT?

      The long talked about exhaustion of public Internet IPv4 addresses is now official, one could be tempted to say again. We have heard warnings of the “wolf coming” pretty ...
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    6WIND Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was 6WIND founded?

      6WIND was founded in 2000.

    • Who are 6WIND key executives?

      6WIND's key executives are Julien Dahan, Jean-Mickaël Guérin and Aymeric Pintaud.

    • How many employees does 6WIND have?

      6WIND has 84 employees.

    • Who are 6WIND competitors?

      Competitors of 6WIND include TRIVAD, RayCom Technologies and 1CloudHub.

    • Where is 6WIND headquarters?

      6WIND headquarters is located at Immeuble Central Gare, Bat A 1, place Charles de Gaulle , Montigny-le-Bretonneux.

    • Where are 6WIND offices?

      6WIND has offices in Montigny-le-Bretonneux, Santa Clara and Beijing.

    • How many offices does 6WIND have?

      6WIND has 3 offices.