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Cavium Network - Embedded microprocessors, Multi-Core MIPS64 processors, multicore, embedded multicore

Product Type
Processor, Evaluation Boards

Product or Product Family Name
OCTEON™ Multi-Core MIPS64® Processor Family

Product Summary
The Cavium Networks OCTEON family of Multi-Core MIPS64 processors is the industry’s most scalable, highest-performance, and lowest-power solution for intelligent networking applications ranging from 100Mbps to full-duplex 10Gbps. These software-compatible processors, with one to sixteen cnMIPS cores on a single chip, integrate next-generation networking I/Os along with the most advanced security, storage, and application hardware acceleration, offering unprecedented throughput and programmability for the Layer 2 through Layer 7 processing requirements of intelligent networks.

Product Description
The OCTEON CN38XX and CN58XX family of Multi-core MIPS64 processors targets intelligent, multi-gigabit networking, control plane, storage, and wireless applications in next-generation equipment. The family includes fifteen software-compatible processors, with four to sixteen cnMIPS64 cores on a single chip that integrate next-generation networking I/Os along with the most advanced security and application hardware acceleration. The cnMIPS64 core is the industry’s first implementation of the MIPS64 release 2 instruction set, developed from the ground up for the highest networking and services performance with very low power consumption. Security hardware acceleration in the CN38XX/CN36XX implements the latest set of algorithms, including AES-GCM and SHA-2 (up to SHA-512) to enable future-proof designs. The OCTEON processors also integrate essential and unique hardware acceleration for intelligent networking, including compression/decompression, TCP, and pattern matching, delivering the industry’s best performance. Supported by an industry-standard software toolchain and operating systems, the CN38XX and CN36XX offer a 3x+ performance, power, and real estate value proposition over alternatives.

Processors Supported
OCTEON CN38XX and OCTEON Plus CN58XX

Supported Green Hills Products

Headquarters
Cavium Networks, Inc.
805 E. Middlefield Road
Mountain View, CA 94043
URL:www.caviumnetworks.com

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