Vitesse Takes On Network Encryption

Camarillo-based networking semiconductor developer Vitesse Semiconductor announced a new product today, aimed at encryption of network layer traffic. According to the firm, its new Intellisec product is a "lightweight" security encryption technology aimed at encrypting data over the network. The firm said the new products are aimed at securing network applications such as e-commerce, cloud services, enterprise, and government communications. The new chips support the IEEE 802.1AE MACsec standard for encyrptyion over a network.