Sunday, November 18, 2007

Aruba Selects Cavium's OCTEON Processors

Aruba Networks has selected Cavium Networks' OCTEON MIPS64 Processor family for use in its enterprise wireless LAN (WLAN) products. The Cavium processors, with one to sixteen cnMIPS cores on a single chip, integrate processor peripherals, next-generation networking interfaces, a memory controller, advanced hardware acceleration for packet processing, QoS, TCP, multi-core scaling, pattern matching, compression/decompression, storage, and security. Additionally the OCTEON processor family provides throughput and general purpose programmability for Layer 2 through Layer 7 processing.