The Need Cavium
A large international provider of network monitoring equipment to Tier 1 carriers needed the ability to monitor and classify high speed traffic in an LTE network

Our Approach DPI utilizing Cavium OCTEON processor

  • High speed L2 backplane communications for chassis based next generation OCTEON Network Probe
  • High performance processing and classification of L4-L7 network payload; Fragmentation reassembly, Session Tracking, Protocol analysis (LTE, Security, Accounting and Tunneling

Customer Benefit

  • Achieved 500 Gbps Network Probe performance on OCTEON 68xx Chassis solution; High speed L2 backplane inter-processor communications for chassis solution
  • Sub 5 second network monitoring updates of 70,000 node network