Myricom SIA SmartNIC

Server Offload for Processor-Taxing Applications

Accelerate encryption, packet handling, and classification

The Myricom Secure Intelligent Adapter, in 10Gb or 25Gb, is more than just a SmartNIC card, it can improve server and application performance by offloading a variety of server-intensive functions, such as encryption or microsegmentation. Alternatively, it can run native applications, including third-party x86-developed applications, ported to run on its ARM cores. The Myricom SIA powerful processing power can easily handle any of the ARIA SDS applications that monitor and classify all network traffic, while creating network analytics, enhance network security, perform key management, and classification, and offload encryption functions.

Myricom SIA

Myricom SIA Benefits


Easy Installation

Easy Installation and Configuration
ARIA SDS offers zero-touch configuration capabilities that can be applied per-application policies to each, groups or all Myricom SIAs.

Avoid Server Replacement

Avoid Server Replacement Costs
Add Myricom SIA to existing infrastructure instead of replacing the servers. Provides additional performance for security applications, such as crypto, with increased network throughput.

Increase Network Throughput

Increase Network Throughput
Achieve Performance boost for security applications, such as crypto.

Secure Encryption Keys

Secure Encryption Keys
Myricom SIA provides onboard TrustZone for the storage and serving of keys.

Compatible Products

Features and capabilities of the Myricom SIA include:

  • Line rate packet classification
  • Traffic Flow analytics generation
  • Deep packet inspection (DPI)
  • Deep multi-rule filtering allowing multiple operations on the same data set
  • Support for, and the acceleration of, various security functions, such as asymmetrical and a symmetrical encryption
Bus Interface PCI Express Gen 3, 8 Lanes wide
Form Factor PCI Express Full Height, 3/4 Length
Electrical Power < 65W
Cooling Requirements It is required that adapters be installed into servers that provide air flow over the PCIe slots
Cooling Options Passive cooling
Operating Temperature 0-50 deg C (250 LFM min at max ambient temperature)
Storage Temperature -40 to 70 deg C
Storage Humidity 5% to 90% non-condensing
Processor Network SoC – 16x, 2.0 GHz ARM cores
Hardware Acceleration Support for, and the acceleration of, various security functions, such as symmetrical and asymmetrical encryption Line rate packet classification Deep packet inspection (DPI) Flow generation
Memory 8-32GB DDR4, 64GB Flash
Network Connectivity Dual SFP+/SFP28 ports; 10 or 25G, 1x1000Base-T – RJ-45
Software Support Host side Drivers available for Linux (CentOS, RHEL, and Ubuntu) Supports DPDK for Linux (high-performance packet processing)
SW Version Supported ARIA SDS
Security ARIA Packet Intelligence ARIA KMS ARM TrustZone Secure Boot Secure Key Storage
Throughput 2×10/25Gb/s

Software Support

  • Host side Drivers available for Linux (CentOS, RHEL, and Ubuntu)
  • Supports DPDK for Linux (high-performance packet processing)

Order Details

Please see below:

Model Number Product Description
25G-PCIE3-8B-2S SIA – Dual 10/25G Security Intelligent Adapter. Includes 32 GB of DDR4 memory.
25G-PCIE3-8B-2S-16 SIA – Dual 10/25G Security Intelligent Adapter. Includes 16 GB of DDR4 memory.

Warranty and Support

One year for hardware. Refer to the support datasheet for support offerings and provided services


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Featured Resources

Threat Detection and Response

Myricom SIA Datasheet

The Myricom® Secure Intelligent Adapter (SIA) SmartNIC can improve server and application performance by offloading a variety of host core-intensive functions


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Data Protection

ARIA Packet Intelligence Datasheet

Lossless, wire-rate packet operations for network service accounting and control, and/or cyber-threat detection, containment, and high-speed protection.

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Protecting IoT

Myricom SIA Express

The Myricom SIA SmartNIC family is a low-profile 25G dual-port adapter designed to solve today’s data center and cybersecurity challenges related to power consumption, scalability performance, and security

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