Juniper upgrades processing card to deliver 11x performance

Juniper Networks announced an upgraded services processing card that can deliver up to 11x performance boost to its SRX5000 line of Services Gateways across key performance metrics.
Juniper Networks for enterprise technologyJuniper Networks in a blog post said the new SPC3 Advanced Security Acceleration card is designed to help service providers, cloud providers and enterprises meet the diverse and high security demands of multi-cloud, internet of things (IoT), 5G and the enterprise edge.

Juniper’s new SPC3 Advanced Security Acceleration provides protection that will grow with customers as their traffic and security needs increase.

The card, a key component of Juniper’s unified cybersecurity platform, is designed to allow customers to secure their networks without sacrificing performance or scale, delivering robust security gateway capabilities for service providers and proven VPN capacity for the largest enterprises.

SPC3 enables customers to gain from efficient operations and power usage, in turn reducing their energy and cooling costs. SPC3’s architecture offers a modular design, enabling customers to upgrade without service interruptions, Juniper Networks said in a statement.

“Juniper’s SRX5000 line of firewalls with SPC3 Advanced Security Acceleration ensures our customers have powerful security without sacrificing the performance, scale and agility to stay aligned with changing business needs,” said Amy James, director of Security Portfolio Marketing, Juniper Networks.