Sierra 3353 is a low-profile Quad-port 1/10G SFP+ Fiber NIC with Encryption offload. This high performance NIC is based on Cavium’s NITROX V series IPsec and SSL acceleration technology and Intel’s Fortville XL710-AM1 Quad MAC and PHY Ethernet controller. Sierra 3353 supports several members of the Cavium NITROX V family including CNN5560-900, CNN5560-850, CN5560-750, CNN5560-550, CNN5530-550.

Sierra 3353 is designed to integrate with PCI Express compatible servers and high-end appliances providing high speed networking and for any mission-critical application. Fully compatible with Intel drivers and Software Development Kits (SDK) and supported by Cavium NITROX V SDK, Sierra 3353 supports high speed networking and hardware assisted encryption off-load in mission-critical applications such as network security appliances, data analytics platforms, data center virtualization, secure data center to data center file transmission, software defined networks and network function virtualization services.

In partnership with Cavium, Interface Masters offers this combined Network Interface Card with market leading NITROX V encryption off-load technology.