Cavium has a wide variety of NITROX® XL Adapter products. These adapters plug into industry-standard PCI Express Gen1, Gen2 and Gen3 slots. The adapters scale in performance from 5K 2048-bit RSA Operations/second to 140K 2048-bit RSA Operations/sec. These adapters also provide industries highest performance ECC, compression and Bulk crypto solution.
With up to 256 Virtual Functions and high performance, these adapters provide ideal solution for Cloud Servers and Appliances targeted towards virtual environments. These adapters can be used for a wide variety of applications such as:
Application Delivery Controller (ADC)
Secured Cloud Computing
UTM Gateway, Routers
Load Balancers/L4+ switches
Integrated VPN/Firewall appliances
Wireless LAN and WAN equipment
Secured Telco gateways
Cavium provides a comprehensive Software Development Kit that includes C-source code for Linux, DPDK, FreeBSD, Kvm and XEN drivers. The SDK also includes APIs for OpenSSL, IPsec, Zlib, key management, test utilities and reference code for easy portability.