Cavium (NASDAQ: CAVM) is a provider of
highly integrated semiconductor processors that enable intelligent networking, communications, storage, video and security applications. Cavium offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software compatible processors ranging in performance from 1Gbps to 100Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in Enterprise, Data-Center, Broadband/Consumer and Access and Service Provider equipment. Cavium’ processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tools and application support, hardware reference designs and other services. Cavium’s principal offices are in San Jose, California with design team locations in Massachusetts, India, Taiwan and China.
Cavium products are used in a wide variety of networking, data center appliance and wireless applications including:
Enterprise: Routers, SSL Proxy and Security Appliances, WAN Optimization, Network Monitoring and Enterprise Switches.
Data Center: ARMv8 high performance servers, Top of Rack, Spine / Core, Aggregation switches, Intelligent NIC and security.
Digital Broadband and IoT Gateways: Broadband Routers, Triple Play Gateways, Retail and Small Office Wired and WLAN Routers, VoIP Phones, IoT Secure Gateways.
Access and Service Provider: Mobile 3G/4G/5G, Base station to Core Network Equipment, Aggregation Equipment, Routers, and NFV Servers.
Cavium has received numerous awards
recognizing the product line and company
2015 HPC Wire
Editors' Choice Award
2014 Deloitte Technology Fast 500
2013 Most Respected Public Semiconductor Company
2013 Deloitte Technology Fast 500
2013 The Golden Bridge Awards
2012 GSA Most Respected Public Semiconductor Company
2011 The Linley Group's Best Embedded Processor Analysts' Choice Award
2009 Global Semiconductor Alliance Favorite Analyst Semiconductor Company
2008 GSA Most Respected Emerging Public Semiconductor Company
2008 Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 Winner for
Silicon Valley Software and Information
Technology (IT) companies
2007 Fabless Semiconductor Association Favorite
2006 Cisco Systems Excellence in Technology
2006 SonicWALL Supplier of the Year Award
2006 Fabless Semiconductor Association Most Respected Private Company Worldwide
2005 Fabless Semiconductor Association
Outstanding Financial Performance by a Private
2005 & 2004 EDN Best 100 Product of the Year
2004 Fabless Semiconductor Association Most Respected Private Company Worldwide
2004 & 2003 AnalogZone Product of the Year
(NITROX & GOLDEN GATE)
2004 & 2002 Product Awards at the Network
System Design Conference (OCTEON & NITROX)
2003 Fabless Semiconductor Association Most Respected Private Company Worldwide
Cavium’ portfolio includes:
ThunderX® ARM Processors: Provide the best in class 64-bit ARMv8 processors, optimized for enterprise, data center and TelcoCloud infrastructure. This processor offers unprecedented level of integration and industry leading SoC performance. With high
performance efficient cores, single and dual socket configurations, very high memory bandwidth, large memory capacity, integrated hardware accelerators, fully virtualized core and IO, scalable Ethernet fabric and feature rich I/O’s that enable best in class performance/$
XPliant® Highly Programmable Switches: Provide up to 3.2 Terabits per second switching for the most demanding data center networks, at both top of rack and spine.XPliant Packet Architecture (XPA) enables the highest level of table flexibility and extensible
header support without any compromise in throughput. 1, 10, 25, 40, 50 and 100 Gbps interfaces speeds to interoperate with all Ethernet gear in the network. XPliant provides shared packet buffer architecture to absorbs the large burst. Cavium's XPA-powered switches are ideal for large scale cloud and data centers, for enterprise and service provider data centers, and as embedded fabric where high performance connectivity is needed.
OCTEON® Multi-core MIPS64 Processors: Industry's most scalable family of highly-integrated embedded processors with 1 to 48 cores and comprehensive HW acceleration. Delivers best performance per Watt and dollar for enterprise and service provider infrastructure applications integrating control, dataplane, and services processing into a single SoC. Standard interfaces, a robust software development environment, and the broadest embedded multicore ecosystem provide best time to market for OEM designs.
OCTEON® TX Multi-core 64-bit ARMv8 Processors:
Industry's most scalable family of highly integrated 64-bit ARM
processors a broad spectrum of open, services-centric applications
in enterprise and service provider infrastructure. With 1 to 48 cores
and comprehensive HW acceleration, OCTEON TX multi-core
processors deliver best performance per Watt and dollar for control
plane and data plane applications in networking, security, and storage that need support of extensive software ecosystem and
OCTEON Fusion-M™ Single Chip Basestation Processors: The industry’s most powerful “Base
Station-on-a-Chip” family is specifically designed for LTE and 3G
multi-mode picocell, microcell and macrocell base stations as well as
for highly intelligent remote radio head units. OCTEON Fusion-M processors combine OCTEON’s widely successful multi-core
architecture along with purpose-built baseband DSP cores,
extensive LTE/3G hardware accelerators and RF options– including CPRI, JESD204B and JESD207 – into a single chip,
slashing the BOM cost and power envelope of a range of base
LiquidIO® / LiquidIO® II Intelligent Adapters: Includes
two major product families. The LiquidIO / LiquidIO II Network
Appliance Adapters, and LiquidIO / LiquidIO II Server Adapters.
The LiquidIO / LiquidIO II adapters support data center
virtualization application load such as distributed firewall, SDN,
IPSEC, traffic metering services and shaping and several server
offloads including compression, crypto, DPI, TCP and RAID.
QLogic Ethernet Adapters: QLogic high performance
Ethernet adapters support 10Gb/25Gb/40Gb/100Gb speeds and
are ideally suited for enterprise-class data centers, public and
private clouds, managed service providers and telco deployments.
The feature rich family of adapters supports multi-protocol RDMA with RoCE & iWARP, server virtualization with NPAR and SR-IOV,
network tunneling with VXLAN, NVGRE and GENEVE, and network
storage with iSCSI, FCoE & NVMf.
QLogic Fiber Channel Adapters: From the heart of the
enterprise data centers in the Fortune 1000, to managed service
providers and telco operators, QLogic® Fibre Channel HBAs
deliver an uncompromising suite of features, performance and
reliability with a comprehensive suite of products from 8G FC to
32G FC (Gen6). QLogic Fibre Channel adapters are the gold
standard in SAN connectivity, trusted with running mission critical
applications across the world. These products, along with continuous innovation in manageability and flash optimization,
make QLogic the industry leader in high performance storage connectivity solutions.
NITROX® Security Processors and Adapters: The
NITROX family supports cryptography and compression at up to
100 Gbps and 2048b RSA Ops at up to 130K Ops/sec. It is ideally
suited for Cloud Servers, Data Center Networking Appliances such
as Application Delivery Controllers, Load Balancers,
Enterprise/VPN Routers, Firewalls, Traffic Monitoring, IPS/IDS and
Service Provider Infrastructure. This solution is available as a PCIe
Adapter as well as a processor to be added to the motherboard.
NITROX® FIPS Security Adapters: The NITROX XL FIPs
HSM adapters support up to 10 Gbps of crypto performance, 35K
2048b RSA Ops/sec and are certified to the stringent FIPS 140-2
Level 3 standard. With up to 32 dynamically resizable FIPS
partitions per adapter, these are the only FIPS adapters available in
the market that are designed for the cloud environment.
LiquidSecurity™ Appliance: LiquidSecurity™ Appliances
are available as FIPS certified Hardware Security Modules as well
as without FIPS certification for central key management and
offload operations. LiquidSecurity family provides up to 32 FIPS
140-2 level 3 partitions or up to 64 non-FIPS partitions and high
transaction/sec performance for centralized and elastic key
management. It is ideally suited for FIPS/Compliance solutions,
Crypto As A Service, Database As A Service, Key Management
Service and Network Function Virtualization solutions.
Cavium is a publicly held company listed
on NASDAQ with the ticker symbol CAVM.