For direct sales please contact your nearby Cavium sales representative. To select a Cavium sales representative close to you visit: http://www.cavium.com/sales.html.
All Cavium products are available in limited quantities
from our online partners
OCTEON 1-core to 16-core processors are available in ready-to-use systems such 1U, ATCA, AMC, Home Gateway and other custom form factors. To view our extensive list of world-leading ecosystem partners offering OCTEON based systems please visit: http://www.cavium.com/Ecosystem_Partners.php-> Scroll down to the Appliances, CPE Gateway, ATCA sections. Customers who purchase a partner board are eligible for a standard discount on the Cavium Development Kit (CDK).
Security Accelerator Boards
To purchase Security Accelerator Boards for use by IT / Data Center managers please visit our distribution partners by visiting: http://www.cavium.com/howtobuy.html
For access to Detailed Technical information (Data Sheets, Software etc.) please review the process below.
Detailed technical documentation about Cavium’ processors is available under NDA (non-disclosure agreement). To request a Mutual NDA please contact your local Cavium representative. To select a Cavium representative close to you visit: http://www.cavium.com/sales.html. Hobbyists, students and open-source users can access non-NDA technical documentation, GPL software and participate in community support at http://www.cnusers.org.
Documentation via Support Site
Technical information (data sheets, whitepapers, training etc.) about Cavium’ processors is available for download to approved users with a valid NDA. To download technical information please request a personalized technical support account by visiting: https://support.cavium.com. An NDA is required before support site account requests are approved.
Cavium Development Kit (CDK for all processors)
The Cavium Development Kit consists of an evaluation board (EVB), support for the software development kit (SDK) and documentation, and the hardware development kit (HDK). The EVB provides a comprehensive evaluation platform for software development and performance evaluation. The SDK consists of Linux, drivers, tools, examples. The HDK consists of schematics, models, etc.
Software Development Kit (SDK for all processors)
Cavium Software Development Kit and related documentation is available for download from the Technical support site. For access to the SDK the purchase of a Cavium Development Kit (CDK) is required.
Open Source and Community Software Support
Open source OCTEON Multicore MIPS64 processor software and basic documentation can be download from the Cavium user community support site at: http://www.cnusers.org
Ecosystem, Software and System Integrators
OCTEON and NITROX processors are supported by a large variety of standard operating systems, third party software applications and services companies. For a complete listing please visit: http://www.cavium.com/Ecosystem_Partners.php