Cavium Networks is a leader in Security and MIPS® Based Single & Multi-Core Processors for networking, wireless, storage and control plane applications. Cavium Networks offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software compatible processors and accelerator boards ranging in performance from 10 Mbps to 10 Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in SOHO/SME, Enterprise and Service provider network equipment. Cavium Networks processors are supported by a rich ecosystem of software, silicon and ODM hardware solutions from leading vendors in Networking, UTM (unified threat management), Wireless, Voice, Operating System, Java, Motherboard and other areas.

Featured Products

OCTEON Multi-core MIPS64 Processors

This family includes OCTEON CN30XX, CN31XX, CN36XX, CN38XX and OCTEON Plus CN58XX SoC processors with 1 to 16x cnMIPS™ cores on a chip, along with the most advanced networking, security and application hardware acceleration. The cnMIPS™ core is Cavium's custom implementation of MIPS64 release 2, optimized for networking and services with very low power consumption. The OCTEON processor family offers unmatched scalability, performance and integration in a fully compatible manner from 200Mbps to over 10Gbps of network application performance.

NITROX Security Processors

Four families of security processors, NITROX PX, NITROX, NITROX Lite and NITROX II span in performance from 50 Mbps to 10 Gbps of IPsec, SSL WLAN security, and 1K to 40K sessions/sec. These products provide a high degree of flexibility, hardware scalability and software compatibility, as well as the highest performance in the marketplace.

MIPS® Broadband Communication Processors

MIPS-based family of Broadband Communication Processors includes NITROX Soho and OCTEON CN30XX products. These products provide leading integration & price/performance for SOHO/SME equipment and Control-plane applications from 10Mbps to 1Gbps. This product line is first to deliver the performance of 64-bit computing and integrated Level-2 cache starting at sub-$20 prices.

Accelerator Boards

Accelerator boards for security, compression and TCP applications span from 50 Mbps to 4 Gbps in a variety of form factors including PCI/PCI-X & PCI-Express add-in cards and Gigabit Ethernet NICs.

FIPS 140-2 Level 2, 3 Acceleration Broad

FIPS 140-2 Level 2 and 3 compliant security accelerator boards for customers with the highest level of security requirements. This scalable product family offers the best performance and price/performance to OEM customers targeting the highly security conscious government, financial and healthcare markets.

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