Margaret Chen, Lanner Electronics, Inc.
The beginning of 2011 saw the launch of the 2nd generation Intel Core processors. These processors are the next step in the evolution of parallel multi-core processing, providing unprecedented performance and dynamic scalability. Lanner Electronics Inc., a worldwide leader in manufacturing network appliance hardware, has conducted research into the 2nd generation Intel Core processors with the Intel 6 Series chipset as implemented in our entry-level and mainstream network security platforms. Our findings and results are discussed in this paper.