ezchipNorthforge has extensive experience developing a broad set of networking solutions,  from switching to VoIP, for carrier, enterprise and cloud equipment manufacturers.   Our partnership with EZchip is important because it means that we can develop robust solutions and get them to market quickly for our customers.

Northforge knows EZchip and the EZdesign Toolset.  We have experience using EZchip NP2/NP3/NP4 network processors to develop a broad set of functions (e.g., VLAN, QoS, packet classification DPI, etc.), as well as application porting.   Our expertise also extends to developing both control plane and data plane protocol stacks on the EZchip silicon families so you can offer advanced solutions such as Triple-play, Carrier Ethernet and Traffic Management capabilities.

Custom Software Solution (CSS) Expertise for EZchip

  • L2-L7 Processing Solutions
  • IP Networking & Routing
  • DPI
  • Protocol Acceleration
  • 802.xx
  • QoS
  • Linux Kernel
  • Management
  • Security
  • Database
  • Test Automation
  • Linux/RTOS
  • Microcode
  • Implementing IETF protocols from RFCs


Working in partnership with your engineers Northforge can ease the integration of EZchip products to complete your solution quickly and get your products to market faster.