InsydeH2O® UEFI BIOS Enables Deciso® Netboard™ A20 Embedded Mainboard for Critical Firewall and Networking Applications
WESTBOROUGH, MA – February 9th, 2021 – Insyde® Software, a leading provider of UEFI BIOS and BMC management firmware, announced today that its flagship firmware, InsydeH2O® UEFI BIOS, is now shipping on the newly launched Deciso® Netboard A20 embedded mainboard.
The Netboard A20 is designed for critical network and server applications and can reach its full potential with Deciso’s fully featured, open-source firewall & security software OPNsense®. Leveraging InsydeH2O’s comprehensive support for the AMD EPYC Embedded series of processors, the Netboard A20 mainboard supports up to 64GB of DDR4 (UDIMM/RDIMM/ECC), features 4 and 8 core CPU models delivering exceptional performance-per-watt, in addition to the latest advancements in I/O integration, flexibility, and security capabilities from AMD EPYC’s “Zen” architecture.
“We are pleased to work with Insyde Software to successfully deliver our new network appliance to market,” said Jos Schellevis, Chief Technical Officer at Deciso B.V. “InsydeH2O met our criticalrequirements for enabling this innovative design and their prompt, knowledgeable support was vital in accelerating our development,” added Schellevis.
“Insyde Software is excited to work with innovators in the embedded networking space such as Deciso to bring high-quality, reliable and performance products to market like the Netboard A20,” said Edwin Brohm, Senior Director of Sales at Insyde Software. “The collaboration with our European partner Logic Technology on this Deciso project was instrumental to its success and lays the groundwork for expanding our relationship,” added Brohm.
Deciso (www.deciso.com) develops innovative network appliances and middleware software. Their field of expertise ranges from open source firewall & utm technology to telecommunications and business intelligence. The company is based in the Netherlands and was founded in 2000 with a strong focus on open source technology. They are an active sponsor of the Open Source Initiative (OSI), and are founders of the open source OPNsense® firewall software.
About Insyde Software
Insyde Software (www.insyde.com) is a leading worldwide provider of UEFI firmware, systems management solutions and custom engineering services for companies in the mobile, server, desktop and IoT (Internet-of-Things) computing industries. The company is publicly held (GTSM:6231) and headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with U.S. headquarters in Westborough, MA. The company’s customers include the world’s leading computing, communications and storage device designers and manufacturers.
Insyde and InsydeH2O are registered trademarks or trademarks of Insyde Software in the United States and other countries. AMD and AMD EPYC are registered trademarks or trademarks of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Deciso is a registered trademark or trademark of Deciso B.V. Other names and brands may be claimed as the property of others.