Marvell® is enabling the ThunderX® family with two reference platforms for ecosystem partners to test and release with actual hardware. This enables customers to evaluate ThunderX performance and features based on their specific application thereby accelerating the development cycle for customers building their own platforms and developing their software stack deploying ThunderX.
The customers reference platforms include:
The CN88xx and CN87xx are the basis of the ThunderX Family. The CN87XX consists of 8-16 cores in single socket configuration with two DDR3/4 controllers, multiple 10GbE, SATAv3 and PCIe Gen3 interfaces. This family is cost and power optimized for entry level applications such as cold storage, distributed content delivery, dedicated hosting, distributed memory caching and embedded and control plane.
|FEATURES||CN88XX_X (SERVER)||CN87XX_X (LOW END SERVER)|
|Core Frequency||Up to 2.5Ghz||Up to 2.5GHz|
|Dual Socket Configuration||X|
|Full Virtualization (virtSoC™)||X|
|Multiple PCIe Gen3||X||X|
|Multiple SATA 3||X||X|