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tahoe 8724 embedded appliance

Tahoe 8724

1U Appliance based on 48 core MIPS CPU
  • Cavium OCTEON III CN78xx

Interface Masters Technologies presents Tahoe 8724, a highly-flexible 1U networking appliance designed for enterprise installations. Tahoe 8724 is based on Cavium 64-bit MIPS technology.

The appliance supports Cavium’s CN78xx family of processors and features four fixed ports of 10G SFP+ and two field-replaceable I/O modules. Three I/O modules are currently available which support either eight ports of 10G SFP+, two ports of 25G SFP28 or two ports of 40G QSFP+. New I/O modules are in development -- please contact our sales office for the latest list of I/O modules.

Tahoe 8724 comes equipped with two redundant hot-swappable power supplies and four field-replaceable fans.

Interface Masters provides support for the Cavium SDK on multiple Linux distributions. Additional software and firmware enables rapid application development. Interface Masters offers Layer 1 and 2 support as well as software application development capabilities.



  • Cavium OCTEON III CN78xx (24-48 Cores)


  • Four DDR4 SO-DIMM (4 x 16GB ECC)

Non-Volatile Memory

  • SPI NOR Flash, eMMC flash 4GB, Micro SD, 2 x M.2 SSD

I/O Interfaces

  • 4 x 10GE SFP+ ports
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 management port
  • 1 SD card slot
  • 1 x USB 3.0
  • 1 x RJ45 console port
  • Support for two I/O modules

Available Field-Replaceable I/O Modules:


  • Real-time clock
  • Temperature sensor
  • Optional FIPS compliance
  • Optional Trusted Platform Module (TPM)
  • Optional removable SSD


  • Dual-redundant hot-swap power supplies
  • Four field-replaceable fans
  • Full RoHS compliance
  • Open Switch Compatible
  • Operating System: Linux with Cavium SDK

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Operating Humidity 10 to 90 % RH , non - condensing
Operating Temperature 0º to 40 ºC (32 º to 104 ºF)
Storage Temperature - 2 0º - 65 ºC ( - 4 º F to 149ºF)


  Inches Millimeters
Length 21.00 533.4
Height 1.75 44.45

Target applications include:

  • Network Security Appliance
  • Network Function Virtualization (NFV)
  • Software Defined Networks (SDN)
  • SSL/IPSec offload processing
  • 3G / 4G / LTE gateways
  • Unified Treat Management (UTM)
  • Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS)
  • Intrusion Prevention System (IPS)
  • Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
  • WAN optimization
  • Application Delivery Controllers (ADC)
  • Wireless controllers
  • Load balancers
Part Number Description
Tahoe8724 - CN7890A - 1800 Base System Tahoe 8724 with no I/O modules. OCTEON III CN78 90 (48 Core 1800MHz) CPU, 64G
IM 13233 I/O module with 8 x 10G SFP+ ports
IM13262 I/O module with 2 x 25G SFP2
IM13264 I/O module with 2 x 40G QSFP port
Interface Masters Technologies’ long history of providing high reliability systems is embedded in the design. The many configuration options of our product lines offer us the opportunity to create a unique network solution for every customer. We can update our existing products or design from ground up, then build and manufacture to meet your technical requirements. Let’s get started!
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