Sunday, November 3, 2013

ADLINK Announces 40G Packet Processing ATCA Blade

ADLINK announced its ".. first network processing unit (NPU) product, the ADLINK aTCA-N700 AdvancedTCA® packet processing blade, featuring dual 32 core NPUs providing parallel processing and up to 320G switching capability. .. The ADLINK aTCA-N700 is compliant to the ATCA Base Specification and the ATCA Ethernet Specification"

  • Two Cavium OCTEON II CN6880 processors, each with 32 cnMIPS64 V2 cores processors
  • Eight memory sockets support VLP DDR3-1600 REG/ECC up to 128 GB
  • Onboard Ethernet switch BCM 56842 provides connectivity to RTM, OCTEON II processor and backplane (Fabric) with L2 and L3 switch management software
  • Dual GBASE Fabric Interface channels
  • Powerful Local Management Processor - Freescale QorIQ P2041, (Quad Core) @ 1.2GHz
  • Flexible RTM support on 12 x10G SFP+ ports (RTM-RN710) or 2x 40G QSFP+ and 4x 10G SFP+ (RTM2-RN720)

See "ADLINK Introduces 40G ATCA NPU Blade for High Throughput Packet Processing" - here.