Myricom SIA SmartNIC
Server Offload for Processor-Taxing Applications
Accelerate encryption, packet handling, packet capture 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, provide packet capture and classification, and offload encryption functions.
Myricom SIA Benefits
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 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
Achieve Performance boost for security applications, such as crypto.
Secure Encryption Keys
Myricom SIA provides onboard TrustZone for the storage and serving of keys.
Features and capabilities of the Myricom SIA include:
- Line rate packet capture (PCAP) without dropping any traffic
- 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
- Deep multi-rule filtering
|Bus Interface||PCI Express Gen 3, 8 Lanes wide|
|Form Factor||PCI Express Full Height, 3/4 Length|
|Electrical Power||Less than 70W with transceivers installed|
|Environmental||If used in a datacenter environment, CSPi recommends that adapters be installed into servers that provide airflow over the PCIe slots.|
|Throughput||Support for dual-port (25G) lossless packet transfer.|
|Timestamps||TXCO for stable nanosecond resolution timestamps with support for PTP|
|Processor||16 ARM A72 V8 Cores @ 2.0GHz|
|Memory||8-32GB DDR4, 64GB Flash|
|Network Connectivity||Dual SFP+/SFP28 ports; 10 or 25G use|
- Drivers available for Linux (CentOS, RHEL, and Ubuntu)
- Supports DPDK for Linux (high-performance packet processing)
- Support for SR-IOV for VM Isolation
- Support for OVS
- Host-side driver support for Linux and Windows
- Low latency and high message rate Network overlay offloads for NVGRE, VxLAN, and MPLS encapsulated traffic
- High performance network storage with full protocol offloads for iSCSI, iSCSI
- Extensions for RDMA (iSER) to support NVMe, and FCoE
- Support for Symmetric and Asymmetric Encryption algorithms
- Support for RSS and TSO
Please see below:
|Product Number||Model Number||Product Description|
|18-13030||25G-PCIE3-8B-2S||SIA – Dual 10/25G Security Intelligent Adapter. Includes 32 GB of DDR4 memory.|
|18-13034||25G-PCIE3-8B-2S-8||SIA – Dual 25G Security Intelligent Adapter. Includes 8 GB of DDR4 memory.|
|18-13033||25G-PCIE3-8B-2S-DEV||SIA – Dual 10/25G Security Intelligent Adapter. Includes 16 GB of DDR4 memory.|
|18-13031||25G-PCIE3-8B-2S||SIA – Dual 10/25G Security Intelligent Adapter Developer version. This version allows developers login access to the card to allow SIA based software development and testing.|
|18-13032||25G-PCIE3-8B-2S-HSM||SIA – Dual 10/25G Security Intelligent Adapter for Key Management. This version is configured as a Hardware Security Module (HSM) supporting encryption key management.|
|18-13035||25G-PCIE3-8B-2S+SNF||SIA – Dual 10/25G Security Intelligent Adapter for Packet Capture. This version is configured from the factory with a license for packet capture.|
|18-13040||25G-PCIE3-8C-2S||SIA – Dual 10/25G Security Intelligent Adapter (low profile). 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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