Cavium-Based Networking Appliance Model: Tahoe 8623


Interface Masters Technologies presents Tahoe 8623, a highly flexible and expandable 1U networking appliance with the lowest OPEX. Tahoe 8623 is based on Cavium 64 bit MIPS processors. It supports CN61xx and CN62xx family of processors. It features low power consumption, a small form factor, eight 1GE SFP ports, an SD card, and two USB host ports. Customization services are offered. Interface Masters technologies provide support for the Cavium SDK on multiple Linux distributions. Additional software and firmware enables rapid application development. Interface Masters offers Level 1 and 2 support as well as software application development capabilities.

Target Applications

Target Applications include Access Points, Network Security Appliances such as UTM (Unified Treat Management), IDS (Intrusion Detection Systems), IPS (intrusion Prevention System), DLP (Data Loss Prevention) & CMS (Content Management Systems), Networking Offload assist, SSL/IPSec offload processing, WAN optimization, Application Delivery Controllers and custom networking appliances.

Product Features:

  • Cavium Octeon II CN6120 (2 Core at 600 / 800 / 1,000 / 1,200 MHz)
  • Cavium Octeon II CN6130 (4 Core at 600 / 800 / 1,000 / 1,200 MHz)
  • Cavium Octeon II CN6220 (2 Core at 800 / 1,000 MHz)
  • Cavium Octeon II CN6230 (4 Core at 800 / 1,000 MHz)
  • 72 bit with ECC, up to 16GB DDR III, one SODIMM
None Volatile Memory
  • eMMC
  • Micro SD
I/O Interfaces
  • 8 x 1GE SFP ports
  • 1 x 10/100/1000 management port
  • 1 x RS232 console port
  • 1X USB 2.0
  • 2X USB 3.0
  • Real time clock
  • Temperature sensor
  • Optional TPM
Power Supplies
  • Two external redundant power bricks
Operating System
  • Cavium SDK


Temperature Operating 0º to 40 ºC
Storage -40º to +85º C
Humidity Operating 10 to 90% relative humidity non-condensing
Storage 5 to 95% relative humidity non-condensing


Inches Millimeter
Length 12 305
Height 1.73 44
Width 11.25 286

Product Brief:

Tahoe 8623 Product Brief

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