Armada 8040

The Marvell® ARMADA 8040 (88F8040) is a complete system-on-chip (SoC) solution based on the latest ARMv8 high-performance CPU technology, ideally suited for a wide range of SoHo, SMB and Enterprise class applications. Including full CPU and I/O virtualization, an advanced networking packet processor and rich state-of-the-art connectivity, the ARMADA 8040 is ideal for OpenDataPlane (ODP), OpenFastPath (OFP) and ARM network functions virtualization (NFV) ecosystem communities

The ARMADA 8040 is a scalable, virtual System-on-Chip (Marvell vSoC™) that supports a wide range of IP appliances, secured routers, unified control and data plane applications, NFV applications, virtual CPE, enterprise applications and data center applications. The cost-effective, hyper-scale vSoC also delivers a high level of integration and efficiency, as well as leading performance and power.

Features of Marvell's ARMADA 8040 hyper-scale vSoC include:

  •  Quad-core ARM Cortex-A72 at 2.0GHz
  • 1MB shared L2 cache; 1MB exclusive L3 cache
  • Full ARMv8-A CPU virtualization and I/O virtualization
  • High throughput low latency coherent memory subsystem
  • Networking packet processor with 2x10GbE + 4x2.5GbE connectivity
  • Scale to multi-port of 1GbE and 10GbE
  • SuitB compatible, 10Gbp/s throughout security engine, IPSEC and SSL protocols offload
  • DDR3/3L/4 32b/64b+ECC extension
  • SATA3.0, USB3.0, PCIe3.0

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