SAN FRANCISCO -- Cavium Networks, a leading provider of semiconductors that enable intelligent processing for networking, communications and security applications, today announced that Cavium Networks booth # 1031at the RSA Conference 2007 in Moscone Center, San Francisco is hosting live OCTEON demos, ecosystem partners and Cavium Networks powered customer products. Cavium Networks' NITROX Security processors accelerate security protocols such as IPsec, SSL and WLAN in networking equipment ranging from 100Mbps to 10Gbps. Cavium Networks' OCTEON Multi-core MIPS64 processors integrate 1 to 16 general purpose processor cores with advanced application and content acceleration hardware including packet processing, TCP, Encryption, Compression/Decompression and Pattern Matching. OCTEON has been adopted by several Tier-1 and leading networking OEMs in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access & service provider applications.
High performance Intrusion Prevention and Triple Play Gateway Demo Cavium Networks booth is demonstrating two OCTEON-based high performance solutions. The first solution showcases a 3.5Gbps Instruction Prevention System (IPS) using open-source based SNORT rules using the Cavium Networks OCTEON XL PCI-X network interface card (NIC). Cavium Networks' OCTEON XL NIC and software toolkit are available for production deployment. The second solution showcases a complete broadband or home Triple Play Gateway with integrated voice over IP (VoIP) support and Video MPEG play back using the OCTEON CN31XX based reference design. The OCTEON CN31XX and related triple play gateway solution including Unified Threat Management (UTM) application, VoIP software, and MOCA chipset drivers are available from Cavium Networks and its Ecosystem partners.