Tahoe 8830 Modular Networking Appliance
Featuring DataSlammerTM and Nvidia® Advanced GPU Offload Processing
SAN JOSE, CA – September 30, 2021 – Interface Masters Technologies announces Tahoe 8830, an off-the-shelf artificial intelligence and machine learning work horse which ‘rounds out’ Interface Masters family of ARM® and MIPs based network appliances. Interface Masters now offers seven unique Marvell® OCTEON® and OCTEON® TX2 based appliances ranging from entry-level single core edge networking appliances up to advanced 48-core artificial intelligence focused appliances.
The modular appliance features the venerable Marvell® OCTEON® TX2 ARM64® multicore processor (CN9880, 18 to 24 cores at 2.4GHz) as a primary CPU, and supports a range of high-performance offload processing options, as well as a single configurable I/O module supporting a range (1G, 10G, 25G to 100G) of port configurations.
Optional high-performance offload processing upgrades include Interface Masters’ proprietary Intel based DataSlammerTM technology or any of Nvidia’s advanced industry-leading graphic processing units (GPUs).
“Interface Masters is an OEM hardware solutions provider. Our new Tahoe 8830 is entirely designed and manufactured in the USA – our hardware is never compromised and always secure”, says Ben Askarinam. “Marvell’s CN9880 CPU is a powerhouse and based on our testing exceeds Marvell’s published IPSEC specifications – contact us and we’d like to share our CN9880 test data.”
As with all Interface Masters appliances, the device includes out-of-the-box support for the Marvell’s impressive SDK 11 Software Development Kit (SDK), and Linux. Interface Masters’ support for the SDK and additional built-in software and firmware enable rapid development.