CIARA Partners With NetXpress and Solarflare to Offer a Complete Turnkey Solution for High-Frequency Trading Firms

CIARA, a Hypertec Brand, a leading global provider of high performance, reliable high-frequency servers, announced today that it has partnered with NetXpress and Solarflare to offer customers a complete turnkey solution, custom-built to meet the demanding requirements of high-frequency trading firms.

CIARA’s ORION HF servers, combined with Solarflare’s high-performance network cards and NetXpress’ layer 1 exchange connectivity architecture, take the guesswork out of selecting the right ultra-low latency trading solution with a low total cost of ownership.

“Milliseconds matter in the world of HFT. We are excited to partner with NetXpress and Solarflare to demonstrate the dependability and performance of our accelerated server platforms and we are confident trading firms will benefit from the lowest possible latency solution at an affordable price without compromising reliability,” said Patrick Scateni, Vice President of Enterprise and Performance Group at CIARA.

For a limited time, customers can try the co-located turnkey solution at no charge in either of NetXpress’ FR2 Frankfurt, Germany; or CME Aurora/Chicago, USA data centers.

To learn more about the free trial, please contact your CIARA Sales representative.

 About CIARA

CIARA, a Hypertec brand, is a global technology provider that specializes in the design, engineering, manufacturing, integration, deployment, support and recycling of cutting-edge IT products. CIARA’s products include desktops, high-performance workstations, data center servers and storage, high-frequency servers and GPU computing systems. To complement its product offering, CIARA also offers a comprehensive suite of hardware lifecycle management services including OEM services, rack integration services, data center deployment services, hardware support services and IT asset disposition services. For more information, visit

About NetXpress

NetXpress is a strategic network and infrastructure solutions provider within the trading community. NetXpress was founded to provide cutting-edge, client-focused solutions to the low latency electronic trading community. By utilizing layer 1 technology, NetXpress has significantly reduced latencies while minimizing the burden of excessive switch hops. Today, NetXpress is in ten global locations, including 350 E. Cermak, Aurora, NY4 Secaucus, NY2 Secaucus, Carteret, Basildon, LD4, Frankfurt FR2, TMX Markham and CC1 Tokyo. For more information, visit

About Solarflare

Solarflare is pioneering server connectivity for neural class networks. From silicon to firmware to software, Solarflare delivers a comprehensive, integrated set of technologies for distributed, ultra-scale, software-defined datacenters. For more information, visit

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Nadine Stojanoff
Hypertec Group

Source: CIARA, a Hypertec Brand


Categories: Servers and Mainframes, Finance

Tags: CIARA, Data Center, Exchange Connectivity, HFT, High-Frequency Trading, Low Latency, Network Cards, NetXpress, ORION HF, Servers, Solarflare, Trading Firms

About CIARA, a Hypertec Brand

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CIARA is a global technology provider that specializes in the design, development, integration, deployment, support and recycling of cutting-edge end-user and enterprise technology products and services.

Nadine Stojanoff
Marketing Director, CIARA, a Hypertec Brand
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