Cavium Based Line Card

Cavium Based Line Card

About This Project

  • 4 Cavium CN6880 Octeon II Multicore MIPS64 processors
  • Broadcom BCM56842 Ethernet switch interconnecting the processors in the Data path through RXAUI and DXAUI links
  • IDT 24NT24G2 24-Port/lane Gen 2 PCIe switch in the control path through Gen2 PCI-E interface
  • Each of the Cavium processor subsection will have following features
  • Quad DDR3 Interfaces each supporting one quad rank 16GB DIMM
  • 32 MB NOR Flash Memory implemented with 2 x 16MB 8-bit wide memories.

Development Stage Services Provided

  • Product architecture
  • Schematic entry
  • Component engineering
  • Design bring-up & functional test
  • PCB Layout support (to partner)
  • Si Services

Engineered by: Craig Paulsen

  • About Us

    Arira was founded in 2003 by three experienced design engineers who wanted to build a company focused on designing and building electronic systems within extremely tight schedules, giving clients access to both knowledge of design as well as connecting them to a first rate project management team. Drawing on skill sets from the Networking, Telecom, Storage Networks and Handheld Devices markets, Arira has grown into a highly regarded electronic design services firm. Our focus continues to be on system design services, prototyping, and project management.
  • Our Solutions

    Arira provides superior quality design and development for a variety of electronic products and industries. Arira's extensive experience in complex designs and proven methodologies are ideally suited for the following markets: Telecommunications Systems: Data Networking; Storage Area Networking; High Performance Computing; Handheld / Mobile Devices; Consumer Electronics; Peripheral Cards